Some of the happenings in the world of SEC football:
LSU coach Les Miles says the Tigers are "not far off" from getting back to the top.
The SEC braces for expansion, writes Seth Emerson of The State newspaper.
Former South Carolina quarterback Chris Smelley returns to face the Gamecocks ... in baseball.
Cameron Newton says he was "full of joy" when he got the news that he was Auburn's No. 1 quarterback.
Jeremy Fowler of The Orlando Sentinel wonders if Florida can top this year's NFL draft class.
Former Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer will speak in May at commencement ceremonies on UT's campus.
Dan Mullen is selling, and Mississippi State fans are buying, writes Brad Locke of the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal.