College football: SEC at a glance

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Yahoo Sports expert Pat Forde breaks down everything you need to know about the SEC for this season.

LSU freshman running back Leonard Fournette (7) runs through drills during their NCAA college football practice in Baton Rouge, La., Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
LSU brings youth, new-look offense into 2014
LSU freshman running back Leonard Fournette (7) runs through drills during their NCAA college football practice in Baton Rouge, La., Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Alabama head coach, Nick Saban is directs his team during an NCAA college football practice, at the Thomas-Drew practice fields on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Alabama opens with QB battle, 3 suspended players
Alabama head coach, Nick Saban is directs his team during an NCAA college football practice, at the Thomas-Drew practice fields on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Florida's new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper watches during their spring NCAA college football game Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Gainesville, Fla. (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)
Florida's new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper watches during their spring NCAA college football game Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Gainesville, Fla
Florida's new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper watches during their spring NCAA college football game Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Gainesville, Fla. (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)
Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn during the first half of the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game against Florida State Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn during the first half of the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game against Florida State Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Pasadena, Calif
Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn during the first half of the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game against Florida State Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
FILE - In the Nov. 30, 2013, file photo, Auburn linebacker Jake Holland (5) pushes Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (9) out-of-bounds during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Auburn, Ala. Alabama is hoping for another powerful rebound to once again go from a big beating in the Big Easy, to national dominance. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)
In the Nov. 30, 2013, file photo, Auburn linebacker Jake Holland (5) pushes Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (9) out-of-bounds during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Auburn, Ala. Alabama is hoping for another powerful rebound to once again go from a big beating in the Big Easy, to national dominance
FILE - In the Nov. 30, 2013, file photo, Auburn linebacker Jake Holland (5) pushes Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (9) out-of-bounds during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Auburn, Ala. Alabama is hoping for another powerful rebound to once again go from a big beating in the Big Easy, to national dominance. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)
Mississippi State players Kivon Coman (33), Josh Robinson (34) and Michael Hodges, right, celebrate with the trophy after beating Rice in the Liberty Bowl NCAA college football game Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, in Memphis, Tenn. Mississippi State won 44-7. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Liberty Bowl moving up to Dec. 29 this season
Mississippi State players Kivon Coman (33), Josh Robinson (34) and Michael Hodges, right, celebrate with the trophy after beating Rice in the Liberty Bowl NCAA college football game Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, in Memphis, Tenn. Mississippi State won 44-7. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Allen (93) works during drills at an NCAA college football practice in Tuscaloosa, Ala., Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt)
Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Allen (93) works during drills at an NCAA college football practice in Tuscaloosa, Ala., Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014
Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Allen (93) works during drills at an NCAA college football practice in Tuscaloosa, Ala., Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt)
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2012 file photo, Alabama head football coach Nick Saban celebrates with his team after the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU in New Orleans. Saban's new contract _ expected to be in the $7 million range _ is set to be formally considered by the board of trustees. The trustees will also vote on deals for 10 of his assistants, including new offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
In this Jan. 9, 2012 file photo, Alabama head football coach Nick Saban celebrates with his team after the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU in New Orleans. Saban's new contract _ expected to be in the $7 million range _ is set to be formally considered by the board of trustees. The trustees will also vote on deals for 10 of his assistants, including new offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2012 file photo, Alabama head football coach Nick Saban celebrates with his team after the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU in New Orleans. Saban's new contract _ expected to be in the $7 million range _ is set to be formally considered by the board of trustees. The trustees will also vote on deals for 10 of his assistants, including new offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
Auburn fans storm the field after their 34-28 a win over No. 1 Alabama in an NCAA college football game in Auburn, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Jay Sailors)
Ballot Breakdown: SEC takes aim at Ohio State
Auburn fans storm the field after their 34-28 a win over No. 1 Alabama in an NCAA college football game in Auburn, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Jay Sailors)

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