fsu will have played 2 legit games this year and both will have come before byes. 1 week rest before clemson and a month before auburn
1. Florida State is an ACC team but it has plenty in common with Auburn and the SEC power teams.
2. Auburn kicker Cody Parkey has been checking off goals during his senior season.
3. Nick Saban on D.J. Pettway returning to Alabama: “We felt that this one person, because he did the things he was required to do, deserved a second chance.”
4. Alabama will hold a simulated game Monday to help bridge the gap between Auburn and Oklahoma.
5. Jeremy Hill’s 49-yard touchdown run was the No. 5 play for LSU this season.
6. Zach Mettenberger won’t play for LSU in the Outback Bowl but he is helping mentor Anthony Jennings before his first start.
7. Mississippi State freshman QB Damian Williams is trying to learn from Dak Prescott and get better.
8. Standout Texas A&M freshman linebacker Damian Claiborne has been suspended following a drug charges.
9. Dwight Collins looks at program game-changers in the history of the SEC.
10. Ready for a sneak peak into 2014? Athlon has its very early top 25 for next season.
11. Auburn surged past Boston College Sunday and never looked back. The Tigers won 77-67.
13. Mississippi State beat South Florida 71-66. Mississippi State will play UNLV on Monday.
14. South Carolina gave Saint Mary’s its first loss of the season in Honolulu. South Carolina will play Boise State on Monday.
15. Tennessee will be trying to find the right “flow” when it takes on Morehead State on Monday.
16. Bowl ticket guarantees are “a hard business model that we keep fighting,” according to Ohio State AD Gene Smith.
17. Dan Wolken has nine names you should see on Texas’ list but won’t.
18. Standout guard Jerian Grant won’t play the rest of the season for Notre Dame’s basketball team because of academic issues.
19. Saturday’s Louisville-Kentucky basketball game will headline Saturday’s basketball action.
20. The accusation against Boise State QB Joe Southwick, who was sent home from Hawaii, is an unusual one for sure.
21. Need to rebuild a program. Here are the 30 best coaches to get the job done.
22. Steve Sarkisian will make another run at Ed Orgeron. Sarkisian: “When the emotions settle down, Ed’s a great Trojan and he’s meant a lot to the Trojan family.”