Wednesday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Wednesday morning …

There had been some Texas buzz, wishful thinking maybe, about Texas and Texas A&M renewing their football series. A&M’s chancellor tells that Houston Chronicle that’s not going to happen soon. ….

Speaking of the Aggies, they’re also unsettled at quarterback and will pick a winner from an August competition which will include freshman Kyler Murray …

Quarterbacks, quarterbacks and quarterbacks. LSU coach Les Miles, who never had a quarterback emerge last year, says from the same candidates he’s hopeful a leader will emerge in camp.

The first Egg Bowl for in-coming freshman running back Eric Swinney is a long way away, but he appears to be in tune with the rivalry:

Is Laquon Treadwell the third-best wide receiver in the SEC? He is on this list from

While three and perhaps four members of the Ole Miss signing class of 2013 could be first-round picks next spring, one promising member transferred — Austin Golson. Listed as the starter at right tackle coming out of spring, Golson said he wanted to get closer to sign grandparents, and the Prattville, Ala., native transferred to Auburn. He sat out last season and has since moved to center where he is a favorite to win the job in August. For some reason, he’s not yet on scholarship.

I don’t really have a nice lead-in for you on this one. It’s an Alabama fan thing. It’s worth the click to see the image of Nick Saban riding on an elephant on a wedding cake. …

Denham Springs, La., native, Mississippian since 1989 with a stop in Meridian before arriving in Tupelo. Daily Journal beat writer since 1996, covering Ole Miss since 2002. Proud Northeast Louisiana alum. Follow me on Twitter @parrishalford and listen to John Davis and myself daily with The Ole Miss Beat on Rebel Sports Radio.

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