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Countdown to Kickoff – 70 Days: Two FBS coaches are over the age of 70 -- Kansas State's Bill Snyder (77 years old) and Ohio's Frank Solich (72).

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6hEdward Aschoff

The SEC's best linebacker duos in 2017

Alabama may have the top linebacker tandem in the SEC this upcoming season, with the athletic Shaun Dion Hamilton and Rashaan Evans roaming the field.

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Breaking down best SEC coaching jobs (3:31)
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The SEC's best defensive line duos in 2017

LSU's Arden Key and Christian LaCouture promise to be tough to block this fall, and a few other SEC duos look to be almost as strong.

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Could Auburn disrupt Bama's dynasty? (1:25)
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2dEdward Aschoff

The SEC's best receiving duos and trios in 2017

Alabama has an All-American receiver who could be a first-round draft choice. The receiving corps of some other SEC teams have strength in numbers.

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Passionate fans go all out for Tide (1:16)
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6dEdward Aschoff and Sam Khan Jr.

SEC Ultimate Road Trip 2017: November

Our SEC reporters select the prime games involving the league's teams in each week during the month of November.

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7dEdward Aschoff and Sam Khan Jr.

SEC Ultimate Road Trip 2017: October

Our SEC reporters select the prime games involving the league's teams in each week during the month of October.

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8dSam Khan and Edward Aschoff

SEC Ultimate Road Trip 2017: September

Here's a look at the best games involving SEC teams in each week during the month of September.

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Tide eager to take back title (1:12)
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Kercheval: Tide will play two QBs successfully (1:21)
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13dCraig Haubert

Scout's Take: OLB Quay Walker to Alabama

Alabama secured its third commitment for the 2018 recruiting class in Quay Walker, the nation's fourth-ranked outside linebacker.

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Tide's Evans knew fall would go viral (1:04)
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Who is the future coach on each Top 25 team?

There are several reasons why Alex Scarborough believes the Crimson Tide QB is the current Alabama player most likely to don a headset when his playing days come to a close.

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9dMitch Sherman

Dynamic duos: Bama stands out at CB, RB

Even if you consider Minkah Fitzpatrick a safety, Alabama still probably has the country's best pair of cornerbacks. The Crimson Tide's top two running backs aren't too bad either.

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10dEdward Aschoff

Who will reach 10 sacks in SEC in 2017?

LSU's Arden Key is the SEC's leading returner in sacks after posting 12 a year ago; double-digit hopefuls include Lorenzo Carter and Da'Shawn Hand.

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Who's the next Jabrill Peppers?

Alabama's Minkah Fitzpatrick, who has played at least four different positions in the Tide's secondary, could follow in Peppers' footsteps as the nation's most versatile player.

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Breaking down SEC's top offensive lines (4:24)

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With Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops deciding to retire on Wednesday, there are only four active FBS head coaches who have won national titles: Alabama's Nick Saban, Ohio State's Urban Meyer, FSU's Jimbo Fisher and Clemson's Dabo Swinney.

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