RecruitingNation links: SEC edition


From David Ching: Georgia offensive guard Austin Long has seen his fair share of injuries. As healthy as he has been, Long is now battling for a starting job.

Spring questionsInsider: Georgia’s offense had a record-breaking season in 2012. Can it be as potent in 2013?

From Radi NabulsiInsider: Super sophomore running back Jacques Patrick’s new offer has him impressed.


From Michael DiRoccoInsider: Florida’s defense made tremendous leaps in its second year with coordinator Dan Quinn. As the Gators’ offense starts year two with Brent Pease, will it have the same success?


From Gary LaneyInsider: Following several big departures to the NFL draft, LSU will need some of its early enrollees to step up in 2013.


From Greg Ostendorf Insider: For the four QBs competing for the one spot in Alabama’s 2014 class, the recruiting process is looking more like auditions for a school play than a quarterback battle.