SEC serves as a launching pad from college to the NFL draft
It’s not a distinction coaches particularly covet — except perhaps to juice the sales pitch to teenage recruits already dreaming of their first NFL paycheck.
Cowboys' Rolando McClain back to football after court date
The 25-year-old McClain was sentenced to 18 days in jail on charges of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct in his hometown of Decatur. He appealed the conviction.
Quickest route into NFL draft goes through SEC
Alabama had three junior cornerbacks picked in the first round from 2010-2013, and a position of strength became a weak link last season with several young players thrust into big roles.
Rolando McClain convicted in Decatur
The 25-year-old McClain was accused of yelling an obscenity at police trying to arrest him during a disturbance in a crowded city park in 2013.
Cowboys LB Rolando McClain misses start of camp for trial
McClain has been arrested three times in Decatur since 2011.
Manning getting used to new faces on Broncos
The quarterback who thrived on the familiarity of playing with the same receivers is now having to adjust to a revamped offensive roster to start his third year in Denver.
Auburn's Nick Marshall pays citations in Georgia
That means Marshall won't have to appear at a September court hearing.
Jaguars sign former Crimson Tide DB Belue, waive RB Blankenship
Deion Belue played two seasons at Alabama after beginning his career at Northeast Mississippi Community College. He started his final two seasons with the Crimson Tide, totaling three interceptions, 13 passes defensed and 7 1/2 tackles for loss.
CEO: Sterling staying on a 'disaster' for Clippers
Coach Doc Rivers has said he'll resign from the Los Angeles Clippers if Donald Sterling remains owner, the team's interim CEO testified, saying such a move would be a "disaster" for the franchise.
Survey finds sharp increase in teen use of HGH
In a confidential 2013 survey of 3,705 high school students, 11 percent reported using synthetic HGH at least once — up from about 5 percent in the four preceding annual surveys.
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