1. LSU defensive tackle Quentin Thomas likely out for the season – torn biceps injury.
2. Mississippi State wide receiver Shelby Christy tears his ACL – out for the season.
3. Vanderbilt running back Brian Kimbrow has an injury scare – “sustained a small little ankle deal."
4. Why does Missouri coach Gary Pinkel oppose Power Five conference teams scheduling only other Power Five teams? “It’s tough enough as it is.”
5. Can wide receiver Reggie Davis be the home-run threat for Georgia? Teammate Brendan Langley making the transition from defensive back to receiver.
6. Texas A&M deep along the offensive and defensive lines.
7. Thin a year ago, Auburn now finds itself with depth in the secondary.
8. Why the chances of a freshman running back starting for Auburn in the opener are dwindling.
9. Alabama scrimmaging for the first time today.
10. JUCO transfer Christian Russell a candidate to start at middle linebacker for Ole Miss.
11. Ole Miss offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil is a stud – allowed just one sack as a freshman.
12. Kentucky coach Mark Stoops assesses his team: “We’re much improved.”
13. South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier: “Our players have a wonderful attitude. They’ve done well all summer.”
14. Woeful play at linebacker was a big reason why the Arkansas defense struggled last year. Better this year?
15. Status of Texas A&M quarterback battle? Still up in the air.
16. Tennessee offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian on the Vols QB situation: “By no means am I panicking.”
17. Questions to be asked in the quarterback battle at Alabama: ‘Were they accurate? Did they lead in the huddle?’
18. No doubt that Dylan Thompson will be the starting QB at South Carolina. Connor Mitch emerging as the likely No. 2.
19. Backup quarterback competition at Missouri between Corbin Berkstresser and Eddie Printz is “pretty even, truthfully.”
20. Backup quarterback competition at Georgia is a battle between redshirt sophomore Faton Bauta and redshirt freshman Brice Ramsey. Why Bauta may have a slight edge.
21. No early leader has emerged for the backup spot behind Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel.
22. Missouri has dismissed sophomore forward Torren Jones.
23. Hundreds of tickets for Kentucky’s Bahamas Tour are stolen.
24. Charles Barkley almost transferred to Alabama?
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26. “There is little doubt that the players are the winners.”
27. Dennis Dodd: Players can be paid, and we can't turn back from here.
28. The NCAA hasn’t blown up…yet. ‘Judge Claudia Wilken's decision in the Ed O'Bannon case wasn't the mortal blow.’
29. ESPN suspends Dan Le Batard for trolling LeBron James.
30. The Spurrier Shuffle?