1. Realignment nugget: Syracuse will officially leave the Big East for the ACC next July. (Your move, Pittsburgh.)
2. Welcome back, Tony Barnhart. Here are his five questions heading into SEC Media Days.
3. Here’s a look at Alabama’s tailbacks…
5. New quarterback Zach Mettenberger is getting plenty of attention at LSU.
6. Texas A&M’s Kevin Sumlin is excited about his SEC debut.
7. Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones is the SEC’s top player according to The Gainesville Sun.
8. Tennessee linebacker Herman Lathers is pushing forward after missing 2011 with an injury.
9. Vanderbilt is taking advantage of NCAA rule changes in basketball.
10. In case you didn’t know it, the SEC is no place for job security.
11. Check the latest on the SEC players making preseason award watch lists right here.
12. And get yer college football bowl predictions right here.