Getting ready for college football
August, 13, 2012
By GatorNation staff | ESPN.com
ESPN.com IllustrationThe games can't come quick enough as we try to put an offseason of turmoil in the rearview mirror.
Preseason camps are in full swing, so the start of real college football action is just around the corner.
Wojciechowski: Football games will be a welcome respite after rough offseason
Anything will be better than this past offseason. It was so miserable that a historic decision to start a four-team seeded playoff system became a news afterthought.
Schlabach: Missouri, Texas A&M prep for tough SEC tests
Missouri and Texas A&M start their SEC entrance exams in less than a month. Are they ready for the challenges they'll face in their new league?
Welcome to the big league
Texas A&M and Mizzou had plenty of reasons to leave the Big 12 for the SEC. But what exactly have they gotten themselves into? ESPN The Magazine’s Amy Brachmann and Hallie Grossman use interactive graphics to look at how the new kids on the block stack up with the big dogs.
Preseason power rankings
Gators are ranked No. 23
SEC football with blogger Edward Aschoff
Everything you need to know
Slogans for the SEC season
Players on a playoff
Florida AD Jeremy Foley joins Finebaum
11:00 AM ET Nevada Louisiana-Lafayette 2:20 PM ET Utah State UTEP 3:30 PM ET 22 Utah Colorado State 5:45 PM ET Western Michigan Air Force 9:15 PM ET South Alabama Bowling Green
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State