Jason Kirk

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College football editor, SB Nation. Co-host, Shutdown Fullback. Editor emeritus, SB Nation Atlanta.

I root for the Falcons and every college football team, but especially ones that don't exist yet.

Twitter: http://twitter.com/jasonkirksbn

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  • NCAAF To Be Announced
  • NBA Atlanta Hawks
  • Boxing Evander Holyfield
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Pac-12 Media Days is the fun media days

Every college football conference has a preseason media event. But why go to any of them besides the Pac-12's? Don't you know you can pull up a palm tree and enjoy some football soul-searching on a...

Ole Miss perfects social media recruiting


Why Photoshop a magazine cover when you can just write some fake tweets from the future?

Kliff Kingsbury morphing into Charlie Weis

The Big 12 has given us the image of college football's prettiest head coach shifting shapes and becoming ... Charlie Weis.

Auburn fans showed up on Alabama day


Nobody shows up for a meaningless event quite like Alabama fans in the lobby at SEC Media Days. Except for Auburn fans after their team beat Alabama in one of the greatest games in sport history,...

Live SEC Media Days coverage here


Check in on this Twitter list to get constant updates from Hoover and elsewhere.

Bama, USC playing at NFL stadium

Perfectly good college football stadiums available, but that's alright.

SEC explains new targeting rule


No more 15-yard penalty for a non-penalty.

SEC Media Days recaps for each coach


We'll keep adding to this list of head coach rundowns as we venture through the four-day event, with a new batch every day.

NCAA investigating SI's Oklahoma State story


Remember that five-part story on Oklahoma State football from 2013? This one? The highly hyped one with all the money and sex and drugs and so forth that kind of fizzled out as it went? The NCAA's...

Bama Ring Head Man is already here


So...this guy at SEC Media Days... pic.twitter.com/fz1ISnGlAF — Justin King (@JustinKing224) July 14, 2014 This gent makes the rounds at SEC Media Days every year, as do billions (or so)...

SEC media guide title streak starts over at 0


Way to go, Florida State.

SEC Media Days EXCITEMENT Rankings

July 14 through 17 in Hoover, Alabama, SEC head coaches and selected athletes will gather to answer question from billions of media members. One word we definitely know they'll use is "excited."

Texas realignment is CFB's LeBron analogy

A few years ago, the Longhorns had to choose between the familiar Heartland and the bright lights of the coast. The rest of the sport frantically waited.

Follow The Opening/Elite 11 right here


Tweets from https://twitter.com/SBNRecruiting/lists/elite-11-opening-2014 You know all about the year's biggest recruiting event and why it matters. You know when it's on TV*. But in case you...

Jet records: 66 Bama recruit flights in 2 months

And every other college football coaching staff did about the same thing, in one vehicle or another.

The 5 who miss their long-lost rivals the most

According to the internet. Power-conference rivalries that were split up by realignment only, please. And football rivalries only, please. So no Syracuse rivalries or what have you.

5-star Texas LB breaks out 4.39 40-yard dash

The star outside linebacker has elite speed ... for a wide receiver.

Lutz's sister wrote a letter of remembrance

Tragedy claimed former college football star Philip Lutzenkirchen earlier this week. His beloved sister wrote a touching memorial of her brother.

Aggies and Gamecocks figure out a rivalry trophy

Even though they've yet to play each other, they're reportedly coming up with something to fight over.

Auburn's vigil for Lutzenkirchen

War Eagle.

Combined NFL/NBA/MLB first-rounders by school

College or high school or country, that is. Point of origin.

Charlie Weis marvels at crowd of *dozens*

There are seven billion people on earth, and several of them are in Arrowhead Stadium *at the same time*.

SB Nation *finally* mentioned in O'Bannon trial


We collected these tweeted photos of Alabama's new hall of football, which the plaintiffs argue helps show there's plenty of money to go around in college sports. Not exactly the deepest analysis we've ever done, but we made it in. (And if EA Sports hadn't settled, bet this would've made it in, too.)

Here is a joke with 3 different punchlines


That's SEC executive associate commissioner Greg Sankey testifying in federal court that programs in his conference would (1.) yield a major recruiting advantage to other conferences and (2.) signal to their fans that twentieth-century amateurism is more important than winning football games. And (3.) go about business as if SEC players are all currently unpaid. There might be more punchlines here, but those are the first three.

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