2. Ron Higgins on LSU freshman running back Leonard Fournette. “People, pu-leeeeze slow your roll.”
3. Cecil Hurt on Alabama running back Kenyan Drake: “Drake has been in the doghouse for so long, it seems, that he should have just purchased a dog condominium and saved on rent. “
4. Will the SEC West be on the line when Alabama and LSU meet in Baton Rouge on November 8?
5. South Carolina A.D. Ray Tanner believes the decision by Steve Spurrier to come to Columbia was a “defining moment” for the Gamecocks athletic department. “He gave us instant credibility.”
6. Joe Walljasper on Dorial Green-Beckham’s transfer to Oklahoma - “if the NCAA lets him play this season, it is sending a bizarre message.”
7. David Climer on Tennessee: “For UT, the quarterback questions keep coming.”
8. Auburn receiver Sammie Coates averaged 21.5 yards per catch in 2013 – will he be even better this fall?
9. Tennessee A.D. Dave Hart wants home-and-home every year with Kentucky. New coach Donnie Tyndall? “I did not.”
10. New Missouri basketball strength coach Matt Herring was influenced by his time spent with Florida coach Billy Donovan.