Tennessee won't have running back Alvin Kamara, who is injured, on Saturday at South Carolina.
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This week's SEC bowl projections feature 10 conference teams making bowl games, including Alabama in the College Football Playoff.
Yes, Alabama scored another solid victory, but Auburn and LSU are looking more threatening by the week behind the Crimson Tide in the SEC West.
With Ohio State's loss, a spot opened up in the Power Rankings' top four this week, so we looked to the West Coast to fill it.
Alabama will host top-40 recruits Baron Browning and LaBryan Ray for its huge showdown with Texas A&M. What are the chances the Tide land these ESPN 300 prospects?
With a decision date in early December, Smith is quickly taking visits to his top schools, but has one finalist in mind.
SEC East powers Florida, Georgia and Tennessee all have byes this week, giving them time to rest and self-scout to address several problems.
Barnett named midseason All-American
Tennessee DL Derek Barnett has six sacks (all in SEC play), 11.5 TFLs, five QB hurries, three passes defended, one INT and two forced fumbles. Midseason All-Americans
A true freshman in New York for the Heisman ceremony and a division title for Tennessee are two second-half predictions by ESPN's SEC reporters.
The ultimate playoff-buster scenario
Heather Dinich names Tennessee, Colorado, Houston and Wisconsin as teams who could cause the ultimate chaos scenario for the College Football Playoff selection committee. Chaos scenarios
At the mid point, eight SEC schools have at least five ESPN 300 commits and three powerhouses are in the running for the nation's top player.
The midseason ESPN.com All-SEC team has a substantial Alabama feel, with eight Crimson Tide players dotting the all-conference list.
Tennessee @ South Carolina Gamecocks
Williams-Brice Stadium - Sat 10/29