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LSU target, quarterback Grant Gunnell commits to Arizona

One of 2019’s top quarterback prospects is off the board. Texas passer and LSU target Grant Gunnell committed to Arizona Wednesday night. Gunnell tweeted the news of his commitment.  The 6-foot-6, 212-pound prospect decommitted from Texas A&M in February and had named the Wildcats one of his leaders

Safety, skepticism come with NFL’s crown of the helmet rule

Adding “ejection” to the NFL’s initiative to eliminate the use of the crown of the helmet — both on defense and offense — is meant to scare the safety into football. Watching Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier crash into an opponent that resulted in a spinal cord injury last

Here’s a few more changes the SEC needs to push

For those of you who missed it, here’s a quick recap of last week’s SEC business meetings in Destin: Alabama football coach Nick Saban, upset over a new NCAA rule limiting teams to 20 headsets for communication during games said, “I don’t know who’s driving all this stuff, but to

New NCAA transfer reforms are just around the corner

One thing that late SEC commissioner Mike Slive taught me is the process of creating something new or tweaking something old is thoughtful and deliberate. You just don’t snap your fingers and there’s the finished product. It’s always a work in progress, like the NCAA rules reform movement

LSU gets commitment from Ponchatoula quarterback TJ Finley

LSU picked up a commitment from one of the state’s top 2020 quarterbacks Tuesday night when Ponchatoula’s TJ Finley gave the Tigers his pledge. Finley, 6-foot-6, 210 pounds, tweeted the announcement Tuesday night. Finley has picked up several offers this since his sophomore season ended including