51 episodes

A daily podcast about SEC football hosted by David Ubben, Andy Staples, Aaron Suttles, Josh Kendall, Mitch Light & John Hayes. Plus, contributions from The Athletic's CFB staff including Seth Emerson on Georgia, G. Allen Taylor on Florida, Brody Miller on LSU & Peter Baugh on Mizzou. We’ll cover all 14 teams with something new every day. So tap into some of that SEC speed and make us part of your daily routine.

Football & Grits: A daily podcast about SEC football The Athletic

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A daily podcast about SEC football hosted by David Ubben, Andy Staples, Aaron Suttles, Josh Kendall, Mitch Light & John Hayes. Plus, contributions from The Athletic's CFB staff including Seth Emerson on Georgia, G. Allen Taylor on Florida, Brody Miller on LSU & Peter Baugh on Mizzou. We’ll cover all 14 teams with something new every day. So tap into some of that SEC speed and make us part of your daily routine.

    Wednesday: Auburn & Tennessee disappointing so far

    Wednesday: Auburn & Tennessee disappointing so far

    The Athletic's David Ubben & Josh Kendall examine what's going wrong at Tennessee & Auburn. The sky is falling on Rocky Top after a blowout loss vs. Kentucky and Jeremy Pruitt's decision to fire the defensive line coach. Gus Malzahn's decision to hire Chad Morris looks like it's backfiring as QB Bo Nix actually looks to be regressing under the Tigers new OC. Plus, the guys still believe Lane Kiffin & Ole Miss can make noise in the SEC West.
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    • 26 min
    Tuesday: Ask Aaron & Bama's big win

    Tuesday: Ask Aaron & Bama's big win

    The Athletic's Aaron Suttles answers subscriber questions about SEC football! Plus, he goes Inside the Tide's win over Georgia.
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    • 19 min
    Monday: SEC weekend recap

    Monday: SEC weekend recap

    The Athletic's David Ubben & Andy Staples recap the weekend in the SEC. Mac Jones & the Alabama offense put up 40 on Georgia's highly touted defense. Will we see a SEC Championship game rematch? The guys hand out their SEC weekend awards.
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    • 32 min
    Guest picker: Mr. CFB Tony Barnhart

    Guest picker: Mr. CFB Tony Barnhart

    John Hayes is joined by this week's guest picker Tony Barnhart! Tony spent 25 years as the national college football reporter for the Atlanta-Journal Constitution and worked with CBS Sports before joining the SEC Network during its launch in 2014.
    The board:
    Auburn @ South Carolina (+3)
    Kentucky @ Tennessee (-6)
    Texas A&M @ Mississippi State (+6.5)
    Georgia @ Bama (-6.5)
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    • 36 min
    Thursday: Saban tests positive, UF vs. LSU postponed & surprises so far this season

    Thursday: Saban tests positive, UF vs. LSU postponed & surprises so far this season

    The Athletic's David Ubben & Mitch Light report the news about Nick Saban testing positive for COVID-19 & LSU @ Florida being postponed due to an outbreak in the Florida locker room. The guys also discuss their SEC surprises so far this season. The LSU defense is much worse than expected. Ole Miss QB Matt Corral is running Lane Kiffin's offense to perfection. Arkansas has a pulse under new head coach Sam Pittman. South Carolina RB Kevin Harris is the 2nd leading rusher in the league. 
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    • 23 min
    Wednesday: The buildup to #3 Georgia @ #2 Alabama begins

    Wednesday: The buildup to #3 Georgia @ #2 Alabama begins

    The Athletic's David Ubben & Josh Kendall dive into Georgia vs. Alabama, the game of the weekend. Can a former Nick Saban assistant finally beat his former boss? QBs Mac Jones & Stetson Bennett will feature for both teams on offense but this game is about the defense. Elsewhere in the SEC, Auburn is headed to South Carolina after surviving Arkansas at home. Are the Tigers on upset alert? LSU visits Florida in what could be a 100 point shootout. Plus, Dan Mullen sticks his foot in his mouth...again.
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    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

Cog den ,

Great show!

Great show with a great cast of some of the best SEC writers in the business!

GingerUSSocca!Fan ,

Good Stuff

Good to hear a quality podcast from The Athletic focused on SEC football. Keep improving.

garbageapp18 ,

Good show, but too many biased reporters

Really good SEC show. But man, these reporters with the exception of Seth Emerson and the South Carolina best writer are such homers that it’s distracting. Aaron Suttles is by far the worst.

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