Texas A&M Aggies: Bobby Hill
The Super Bowl is just days away, but we know you college football fans are just as excited, if not more, about what comes after that. National signing day. Notably, stories relating to both are a part of today's lunchtime links:
- The Seattle Seahawks proudly use the "12th Man" reference when discussing their rabid fan base, but Texas A&M has long owned the trademark to that phrase. A closer look at the licensing agreement between the two parties and how the Aggies police the trademark.
- Soon, heavily-courted defensive tackle recruit Matt Elam is set to choose between Alabama and Kentucky.
- Ole Miss freshman cornerback Bobby Hill has been suspended indefinitely from the team following a Tuesday arrest on charges of sexual battery.
- Remember the Twitter rant by former Vanderbilt quarterback Jordan Rodgers? School administrators are now examining their policy on use of the Commodores' indoor football practice facility after Rodgers' complaint.
- Count Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron among those who support the Northwestern players' effort to unionize.
- Auburn co-offensive coordinator and receivers coach Dameyune Craig said the Tigers' receivers showed signs of progress, and he's excited about their potential for 2014.
- The winter storms that swept through the south trapped a lot of folks in their locations, but Georgia coach Mark Richt narrowly avoided such a fate while on the recruiting trail.
- Ranking the top 10 SEC defensive linemen of the BCS era. Lots of big names here.
Recruit Comparison: Murray to Allen
Final Washington State 45 Colorado State 48 Final 20 Fresno State 20 25 USC 45 Final Buffalo 24 San Diego State 49 Final Tulane 21 Louisiana-Lafayette 24
Final Pittsburgh 30 Bowling Green 27 Final Utah State 21 23 Northern Illinois 14
Final Marshall 31 Maryland 20 Final Syracuse 21 Minnesota 17 Final Brigham Young 16 Washington 31
Final Rutgers 16 Notre Dame 29 Final Cincinnati 17 North Carolina 39 Final Miami (FL) 9 18 Louisville 36 Final Michigan 14 Kansas State 31
Final Middle Tennessee 6 Navy 24 Final Ole Miss 25 Georgia Tech 17 Final 10 Oregon 30 Texas 7 Final 14 Arizona State 23 Texas Tech 37
Final Arizona 42 Boston College 19 Final Virginia Tech 12 17 UCLA 42 Final Rice 7 Mississippi State 44 Final 24 Duke 48 21 Texas A&M 52
Final Nebraska 24 22 Georgia 19 Final UNLV 14 North Texas 36 Final Iowa 14 16 LSU 21 Final 19 Wisconsin 24 9 South Carolina 34 Final 5 Stanford 20 4 Michigan State 24 Final 15 UCF 52 6 Baylor 42
Final 13 Oklahoma State 31 8 Missouri 41 Final 12 Clemson 40 7 Ohio State 35