1. Who has the better team right now - LSU or Auburn?
2. Danny Sheridan on LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger: “I think he’s going to light it up against Alabama.”
3. Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron on being recruited by Les Miles: ”He’s awesome.”
4. Should Florida’s Will Muschamp be on the hot seat? MrSEC’s Josh Ward is among those weighing in.
5. After losing three straight, the goals have been adjusted at Florida. ”Now the main goal is to become bowl eligible.” Gators haven’t had a losing season since 1979. Florida’s director of player personnel has resigned.
6. Vanderbilt linebacker Chase Garnham could return to action against Florida this weekend.
7. Tennessee is prepping for Auburn with practice in full pads with live tackling. Butch Jones: “We have to get much tougher as a football team.”
8. “The most important two games on the Vols’ schedule will come against Vanderbilt (Nov. 23) and at Kentucky (Nov. 30).”
9. Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall on running back Tre Mason: “He’s a special kid.”
11. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze on Arkansas: “If they ever convert drives, they would be very, very dangerous…”
12. Mississipi State coach Dan Mullen on defending Texas A&M: “You say we’ll put two guys on Manziel and two guys on Evans, but then there are seven on the other nine and we’re two short. That could be a problem. ”
13. No new injuries for the Bulldogs - ten guys are out for the A&M game.
14. What does South Carolina’s future look like? Probably either Atlanta or New Orleans – but not both.
15. Georgia running back Todd Gurley practiced Monday - not listed on the official injury report. Wide receiver Chris Conley expected back some time this season - but not this week.
16. Bryan Burwell on momentum at Missouri: “Ahhh, the benefits of a No. 9 ranking and a season-long perch atop the SEC East standings.”
17. Looks like Maty Mauk will get another start at quarterback for Missouri. James Franklin still listed as questionable.
18. Why success against Missouri is vital to the future of Kentucky football.
19. Alabama 65 – West Georgia 64. Trevor Releford scores 27 points to lead all scorers.
20. Georgia 81 – UNC Pembroke 69. Bulldogs get the win despite 24 turnovers.
21. Kentucky 95 – Montavello 72. Story of the game was James Young save that turned into a shot - and a bucket for the opponent.
22. Arkansas has its final exhibition tuneup tonight before opening its season Friday night.
23. USA Today projects the bowl games.
24. Arizona State AD Steve Patterson taking the job at Texas?
25. A reminder that it’s not a good idea to cut in line at a Chik-Fil-A drive-thru..