Some of what's making headlines in the SEC:
South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier sticks to the script, praising Connor Shaw and challenging Stephen Garcia.
Brandon Marcello of The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette caught up with former Arkansas athletic director Frank Broyles, who looks back on the Hogs' journey from the Southwest Conference to the SEC.
LSU's Les Miles and Georgia's Mark Richt are headed for falls, writes Paul Finebaum of The Mobile Press-Register.
The NFL life has been a big adjustment for former Alabama All-America guard Mike Johnson, writes Chase Goodbread of The Tuscaloosa News.
Tim Tebow's mother, Pam Tebow, has become a much-sought-after speaker for parenting, women's groups and evangelical Christian groups.
Everybody loses under the SEC's media lockdown, writes Otis L. Sanford of The Memphis Commercial Appeal.
The struggles of ex-LSU players in the NFL are not the fault of the LSU coaches, writes Randy Rosetta of The Baton Rouge Advocate.