January 5th, 2012 12:17 PM║ Posted By: John Pennington ║ Permalink
║ Schools: Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vanderbilt
Tags: John Chavis, Kirk Herbstreit, SEC, Sylvester Croom
Here’s Day Two of our BCS title game look-around:
1. Alabama players are confident that they’re ready for Monday’s showdown.
2. LSU’s Jordan Jefferson wants to end his career on a high note.
3. Here’s a preview of Bama’s receivers versus the Tigers’ secondary…
4. And here’s a preview of LSU’s receivers versus the Tide’s secondary.
5. The Tigers might be getting tired of hearing claims out of Alabama that the Tide beat themselves in the first game.
6. Can Monday’s sequel match the intensity and drama of Game of the Century I?
7. For Alabama, they’re on a business trip this week.
8. Les Miles says what sets John Chavis apart is “how much heart he puts into” coaching.
9. Kirk Herbstreit knows the moment when the SEC started to pull away from the Big Ten and everyone else. (Hint: We said the same yesterday.) Another must-read piece from Jon Solomon of The Birmingham News.
10. If someone’s going to knock off the SEC next year, keep an eye on ex-SEC coach Lane Kiffin and Southern Cal.
Bonus — Ex-MSU coach and Alabama player Sylvester Croom says Bama “changed the way we look at football in the South” when it came to integration.
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