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They're not the stars of their SEC teams, but these guys could make a big impact in 2017.
The Kentucky quarterback outshined the eventual Heisman winner in their meeting last fall. He racked up a career-high 421 yards and three touchdowns.
If SEC East teams could add a player from any other conference squads to get them to the next level, who would it be? We make our picks here.
The top secondary duo resides at Alabama in Minkah Fitzpatrick and Ronnie Harrison, but Georgia and Kentucky also have dynamic tandems.
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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Countdown to Kickoff – 71 Days: Arkansas beat Kentucky 71-63 on Nov. 1, 2003, in a game that tied the FBS record for overtime periods (seven). The Razorbacks scored a touchdown on six of their seven overtime possessions and finished with an FBS-record 47 points in overtime. (AP Photo/Garry L. Jones)
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.
Our SEC reporters select the prime games involving the league's teams in each week during the month of October.
Here's a look at the best games involving SEC teams in each week during the month of September.
Minkah Fitzpatrick is expected to reach the number as the star Alabama defensive back picked off six passes in 2016.
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.
A pair of Kentucky Wildcats reached triple figures in tackles last season -- and both are back this year. Can they do it again?
Kentucky has dismissed senior defensive end Alvonte Bell for an unspecified violation of team rules.
Alabama had two players atop the rankings, with Minkah Fitzpatrick, who ranks No. 2 on Mel Kiper Jr.'s 2018 Big Board, leading the way.
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86 days until the first Thursday of College Football season. Arkansas & Kentucky combined for 86 points in 7 OT periods in 2003, the most points scored by 2 teams in OT in FBS history. (AP Photo / Garry L. Jones)
Alabama returns most of its secondary from last year, led by arguably the country's most versatile defensive back -- Minkah Fitzpatrick.
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The group of 24 quarterbacks who competed at the Elite 11 finals in Southern California over the weekend has been whittled down to 12 guys who will participate at The Opening in Oregon at the end of the month. Here's the full list of who was selected: Trevor Lawrence (Clemson), Justin Fields (Penn State), Tanner McKee (uncommitted), Jack Tuttle (Utah), Devin Leary (N.C. State), Tyler Shough (uncommitted), Cammon Cooper (Washington State), Quincy Patterson (Virginia Tech), Jarren Williams (Kentucky), Matt Corral (USC), Justin Rogers (TCU) and Dorian Thompson-Robinson (UCLA).
LSU's Arden Key and Alabama's Da'Ron Payne lead the pack of the SEC's most feared pass-rushers.
What's on the docket for discussion at the annual SEC spring meetings? Graduate transfers, alcohol sales at stadiums, larger staff sizes and more.