| SEC Rant|| Paul Finebaum on ESPNU right now .... - scrooster on 7/21/14 at 3:07 pm|
It's warmup time for the SECN.
First caller evokes Spurrier and slams Auburn....
| Off-Topic Board|| More Americans killed by Cops than Iraqi war ... - scrooster on 7/21/14 at 10:45 am|
Remember, it's only funny until it happens to you ...
| Off-Topic Board|| The Gaza land invasion has begun ... - scrooster on 7/17/14 at 2:43 pm|
This has the potential to get real ugly real fast.
This will not be like the old days. Hamas is baiting them in - they've been prepping for this for years....
| SEC Rant|| Who's the mouth breather in Saban's audio background? - scrooster on 7/17/14 at 12:37 pm|
Worst fricking distraction during a presser in the history of SEC media days.
| SEC Rant|| College Baseball's best ballparks - released today ... - scrooster on 7/16/14 at 10:21 pm|
Stadiumjourney.com’s Top 20 college baseball parks
1. Carolina Stadium, USC
2. Mark Light Field, Miami, Fla.
3. Russ Chandler Stadium, Ga. Tech
4. Dudy Noble Field, Miss. State
5. Liberty Baseball Stadium, Liberty
6. Baum Stadium, Arkansas
7. Dick Howser Stadiu...
| SEC Rant|| Bert: "hog-a-nese" (dupe - delete - nfm) - scrooster on 7/16/14 at 1:54 pm|
| SEC Rant|| Could Saban recruit, and win championships, anywhere in the SEC? - scrooster on 7/15/14 at 4:24 pm|
Could he do it at Mississippi State? Kentucky? Vandy? Ole Miss?
I think he could do it at SCAR, UGA, Florida, A&M, Tennessee, Auburn.
He's already done it at LSU.
But what about at MSU, KY, Vandy and Ole Miss? Mizzou?
Could he do it at Arkansas? ...
| SEC Rant|| Butch Jones: "This is an unforgiving league." - scrooster on 7/15/14 at 2:05 pm|
"(The SEC) it's even better than people say it is. ... to have to go on the road and win games - all the hostile environments and venues that you have to go into ... and that's what separates these (?) teams (sic) is the ability to go on the road and win."
On his wow, welcome to the SEC moment l...
| SEC Rant|| Sumlin: "This is a line of scrimmage league." - scrooster on 7/15/14 at 1:44 pm|
Is that the same thing as saying "the SEC is won and lost in the trenches?"
We've been saying that for decades, right?
He went on to say, "not only is this a line of scrimmage league, but you'd better have depth on both lines, particularly on the defensive line."
Sumlin gets it. He'll go fa...
| SEC Rant|| Muschamp: "I'll take talent over experience every time." - scrooster on 7/15/14 at 11:42 am|
Is he right or wrong?
He said, "every time."...
| South Carolina Sports|| deeprig9, what did you mean by this? - scrooster on 7/15/14 at 8:41 am|
[quote]deeprig9 posted: [link=(http://www.secrant.com/rant/display.aspx?sp=50981933&s=2&p=50973837#50981933)]LINK[/link]
When the pendulum swings back this year, South Carolina will be back where they belong... beating up on Vandy and Kentucky and beating their chests shouting SEC! SEC! SEC! [/q...
| SEC Rant|| Who, on your SEC schedule this yr, is an auto-W? - scrooster on 7/13/14 at 8:42 pm|
I'm not sure SCAR has an automatic W on their SEC schedule this year. We SCAR fans probably never take anyone for granted.
Bama has UT.
Should Vandy or KY be considered automatic wins this year?
Arkansas is a gimme?
| SEC Rant|| The Dr Pepper Trophy - scrooster on 7/11/14 at 10:25 am|
Who wins it first? What might it look like? Any special symbolism in choosing Irvin? Wait, is that where the first championship game will be played?
Jerry will be there.
The #CFBPlayoff National Championship Trophy presented by @drpepper will be unveiled at 10 a.m. CT on July 14 in Irving, Tex...
| SEC Rant|| The future of SCAR's athletic programs ... - scrooster on 7/8/14 at 10:49 pm|
We have a very strong AD in Ray Tanner. We've got excellent facilities and they continue to improve every year.
Football - Spurrier is entering his tenth season at SCAR. Before he leaves we will be rock solid and stable for continued success and competing for titles. Hell ... we already are.
| Off-Topic Board|| OT: Alabama, Tennessee, #1 and #2 respectively ... - scrooster on 7/8/14 at 9:49 am|
... but just about all the SEC states are ranked far too high.
[b]Why do you suppose this is?[/b]
Do we party too hard down here? Is this related to our hardworking, hard-playing, lifestyles?
[i](Sort of funny how they refer to WVA as "southern" considering it's up there around Ohio.)[/i]
| SEC Rant|| Cite at least two games this year in which your stadium will be packed. Also - - scrooster on 7/2/14 at 12:47 pm|
Cite at least [u][b]two home[/b][/u] games this year in which your stadium will be packed to the brim, standing room only.
Also, cite at least [u][b]two away[/b][/u] games in which your team will play in a packed stadium, standing room only.
I'm not talking "sell outs," because we all know how...
| SEC Rant|| Has there ever been a more loaded yr for RBs in the SEC? (Amended) - scrooster on 6/29/14 at 10:10 am|
(Amended based upon feedback so far)
This year may set the standard.
Not only do most programs in the conference have good starters, but at least half have serious depth.
^^^^ Stoutest stable of RBs in the country, bar none.
^^^^ very very strong group of RBs with a ton of...
| Off-Topic Board|| Are you a prepper? - scrooster on 6/26/14 at 10:30 pm|
I was raised in a different time, on a farm, so by nature I was raised that way.
Not a survivalist, not a doomsdayer ... but a prepper, for a rainey day, just in case.
Extra food. Generators. Fuel. Firearms. First aid. A garden, and we can and jar what we grow. Five water wells on ...
| Off-Topic Board|| Someone please explain the back-door chess-match methodology that is the WC ... - scrooster on 6/26/14 at 2:46 pm|
How does the World Cup actually work?
How is all the back door advancement possible? How does this so-called chess match tourney structure work? How can a team keep losing or playing to a tie and still advance?
What do they mean when they say, "Division of Death?"...
| SEC Rant|| Ranking toughest schedules strictly by opposite Division opps & best OoC opp ... - scrooster on 6/26/14 at 2:38 pm|
... along with venues.
Bold denotes consensus preseason Top Eleven, [link=(http://athlonsports.com/college-football/comparing-all-2014-preseason-college-football-rankings-and-picks)]LINK[/link], but I used these rankings to determine the pecking order basically.
1 - Florida ... ...
| SEC Rant|| SEC Network leader 'alarmed' more carriers haven't signed up to carry channel - scrooster on 6/26/14 at 11:14 am|
The fact that Dish Network is still the only m...
| SEC Rant|| 19 days 'till SEC Media Days, 32 days 'till FR report for practice ... - scrooster on 6/26/14 at 10:56 am|
I'm assuming A&M and Vandy will have the early Freshman reporting dates as well since they start on the 28th of August along with the Gamecocks.
Time will fly between now and then.
What are the big stories around the league, the big things to watch for, from the time SEC Media Days and Summer ...
| SEC Rant|| VANDY WINS!!! VANDY WINS!!! VANDY WINS!!! GO DORES!!! - scrooster on 6/25/14 at 10:54 pm|
Well done Dores and welcome to the club!!!...
| Off-Topic Board|| Elisa Lam Video: Can you explain it? - scrooster on 6/25/14 at 9:31 am|
Here's a link to the video: [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TjVBpyTeZM)]LINK[/link]
Here's a little on the background story:
[b]The Story:[/b] The unexplained death of Elisa Lam went viral this month because of its bizarre circumstances. You can read a full rundown of what is ...
| Off-Topic Board|| You probably saw this guy receive the Medal of Honor the other day ... - scrooster on 6/24/14 at 2:05 pm|
Late last week it was finally pinned on him. If you don't understand what it takes to win a MoH ... well, most people don't live to receive them in person.
His was an amazing act of heroism that most of the rest of the country just found out about last week when he was at the White House receivi...
| SEC Rant|| ESPN signs Tebow and McElroy ... - scrooster on 6/22/14 at 11:51 pm|
... Saturday Down South signs Garcia.
| South Carolina Sports|| Sharpe's return to SC, what do you think? - scrooster on 6/19/14 at 1:21 pm|
Got any feelings about this one way or the other?
Anyone here old enough to r...
| SEC Rant|| Who reps your program at SEC Media Days? - scrooster on 6/18/14 at 12:04 pm|
Who you got going to B-ham for SEC Media Days? It's less than a month away and which players reps a team usually says something about what sort of season one might expect, in a way. Remember the days when only Seniors went? Then came the Juniors who were expected to leave early, heading into the ...
| SEC Rant|| Urban Meyer says 2008 Gators were ‘best team to ever play the game’ - scrooster on 6/18/14 at 11:53 am|
When Urbie speaks, people listen ... [link=(http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/2014/urban-meyer-2008-gators-best-team/)][b]LINK[/b][/link]
While speaking at the Sound Mind Sound Body camp in Detroit, the current Ohio State coach had the following to say about his former 2008 championship t...
| SEC Rant|| Could the SEC be left out of the initial CFB Playoff? It could happen ... - scrooster on 6/18/14 at 11:47 am|
[b]Could the SEC be left out of the initial CFB Playoff? The possibility is much greater than you think.[/b]