1. Expansion, realignment and a mini-playoff format for college football?
2. Pat Forde: “Texas A&M could shove the entire nation into another round of mercenary mergers and acquisitions.”
3. Clay Travis: “Florida State and Clemson will not be added to the SEC.”
4. Mike Bianchi: “1. FSU doesn’t want the SEC. 2. The SEC doesn’t want FSU.”
5. John Adams: “Virginia Tech would be a more likely choice.”
6. Texas lawmaker says A&M isn’t going anywhere until it appears before a state legislative committee.
7. Don’t expect the Aggies to leave the Big 12 without a fight.
8. The LSU chancellor would like some questions answered before he supports expansion.
9. Joker Phillips: “If we expand, I’m all for it.”
10. Culture and academics. Why Oklahoma isn’t looking to the SEC.
11. Seth Emerson: (A)fter a while culture and geography will once again create factions within the conference — and probably result in breakups.
12. New York Times: (I)t is painfully obvious that no one is looking out for what is best for all of college sports.”
13. Mike Strange on Tennessee’s place in college football: ”Clemson, more or less. Or, if you prefer, maybe Louisville, BYU or Georgia Tech.”
15. Gary Danielson: “Tennessee is going to make a vast improvement this year. That’s a team to really watch.”
19. Still a lot of questions at quarterback for Ole Miss.
20. Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen credits his strength coach for no major injuries at camp thus far.
21. Bulldogs have a potent backfield duo in Vick Ballard and LaDarius Perkins.
22. Isaiah Crowell is not the only Georgia running back banged up at the moment.
23. The Bulldogs’ Brandon Smith is creating a buzz in practice.
25. Razorbacks offensive guard Grant Cooks returns to practice as Arkansas looks for the right combination along the line.
27. 12-0 season for the Gamecocks?
28. The Florida Gators “Big 3″ fizzled last year but say they’ve learned from the experience.
30. Will Muschamp likes the depth building along his offensive line.
32. Couple hundred fans show up to watch Vanderbilt practice.
33. What’s the state of college football? Dirty but popular.
34. How to fix it.
35. Alabama’s JaMychal Green makes the most of his time on the court as Team USA beats Mexico.
36. Vanderbilt’s John Jenkins had eight points.
37. Darius Miller scores nine as USA beats Hungary.
38. Never early enough in Lexington to get a Kentucky-Vanderbilt basketball preview.