1. Aaron Hernandez admitted to punching a man during his first semester at Florida in 2007. Police recommended a felony battery charge. Tim Tebow tried to break up the fight.
2. Former Texas A&M offensive coordinator Kliff Kingsbury believes Johnny Manziel will be a better player this season.
3. Auburn has released information on coach Guz Malzahn’s five-year, $2.3 million per-year contract.
4. Here is information on salaries for Auburn’s assistants. Defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson is the highest-paid assistant.
5. Here are five questions and answers about Colorado State, one of Alabama’s opponents this season.
6. LSU isn’t receiving much preseason attention. Some of the reasoning is “incredibly lazy,” writes Barrett Sallee.
7. Take a look at Ole Miss punter Tyler Campbell, the Rebels’ No. 32 most important player.
8. Athlon Sports ranks the SEC’s offensive line units from 1-14.
9. South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney is the nation’s top defensive Heisman candidate, according to Athlon.
10. Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson is the SEC’s 25th-best player, according to the Gainesville Sun.
11. Pat Dooley predicts every SEC team will win at least six games this season.
12. Georgia AD Greg McGarity sees room for improvement after a strong Directors’ Cup finish.
13. Defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles is the No. 6 most important player for South Carolina.
14. Chris Low ranks the top 10 quarterbacks in the SEC.
15. There isn’t a lot going on this time of year, writes Matthew Harris. (SEC football media days is two weeks away.)
16. Kyle Wiltjer’s status is unknown. His father says Wiltjer is “still a Kentucky Wildcat” and isn’t fully committed to transferring.
17. Arkansas has plans for a basketball practice facility on campus, along with other athletic facility additions.
18. Parrish Alford writes about the summer for Ole Miss guard Marshall Henderson, who wants to become a better leader.
19. Tennessee guard Jordan McRae has earned an invitation to the LeBron James Skills Academy
20. The Tennessee-Vanderbilt rivalry has been strengthened by brothers Garry and Nicodemus Christopher.
21. Former Auburn running back is hoping to play football this year. The SEC doesn’t look like a possibility.
22. A fight broke out after someone spotted DJ Hernandez, the older brother of Aaron Hernandez.
23. The ACC has no plans to expand past 15 schools right now, according to the league’s commissioner.
24. The folks at CBS Sports predict win totals for the ACC.
25. Sam Amick with an update on the man dominating NBA free agency headlines, Dwight Howard.
26. Tommy Tubervile on Gunner Kiel choosing Cincinnati: “It’s huge.”
27. Real story: Stanford and Syracuse traded twitter handles.