Checking on what's making headlines around the SEC:
Auburn quarterback Cam Newton is set to play, even after discussions with the NCAA, writes Charles Goldberg of The Birmingham News.
Georgia is keeping an eye on the Newton saga, but expects Newton to play.
Rick Cleveland of The Jackson Clarion-Ledger writes to slow down before knocking Newton.
South Carolina's injured players are getting healthy at the right time.
Tennessee lands a commitment from receiver DeAnthony Arnett of Saginaw, Mich. Arnett is an ESPNU 150 prospect and ranked No. 55 nationally by ESPN.
Only a few remnants remain from Steve Spurrier's Fun 'n' Gun offense he made so famous at Florida.
Kentucky running back Derrick Locke says he will return to the lineup Saturday against Vanderbilt.
LSU starting strong safety Brandon Taylor (foot) is likely lost for the season, but the Tigers may be getting back guard Will Blackwell, who's been out since the opener against North Carolina.