Making the rounds on a Wednesday:
The college playoff favored by the SEC and Mike Slive is gaining momentum, writes Mike Herndon of The Mobile Press-Register.
The SEC regains its ties to the AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl.
Marc Weiszer of The Athens Banner-Herald wonders if conference expansion is settling down or bubbling back up.
Auburn's Corey Lemonier says to keep an eye on fellow defensive end Dee Ford this fall.
Former Tennessee cornerback Dwayne Goodrich is coping with his new life after prison and trying to make a difference.
LSU lands a commitment from fullback Kennard Swanson of Lakeland, Fla.