Friday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Friday┬ámorning …

You can talk Power Five and all the big names that go along with that, but Fox’s Bruce Feldman is talking Notre Dame and right now. …

In SEC law and order news, no charges will be filed against Tennessee wide receiver Von Pearson.

This just in from the Florida QB race. Sounds familiar:

One of the key parties in LSU’s QB race, returning starter Anthony Jennings, was suspended over the summer. Sounds like sophomore Brandon Harris took advantage of Jennings’ absence, but it’s unclear by how much.

Lee Corso says he’ll never again by able to dress as the Florida State mascot. Viewers are robbed of that joy, apparently, because comedian Bill Murray once grabbed the speak and threw it into a crowd. Or near a crowd.

Safety is a buzz word that usually makes all questioning cease. I get the safety part of the equation and find it a little strange, even for Murray, that somebody would chunk a spear like that. I’m wondering if he threw it away from the crowd, just not far enough away to appease everyone.

Looks like Corso also can’t dress up like Auburn’s Tiger, Aubie, for reasons that have nothing to do with safety unless Corso has had lice recently and Aubie is concerned about how his headgear might be returned.

The guess here is that if ESPN really wanted Corso in the Aubie outfit that we’d see Corso in it.

So much of preseason hype and expectation is based on what you accomplished the year before. I haven’t seen anyone taking Vanderbilt seriously right now. Here’s this on second-year coach Derek Mason:

More on Vanderbilt. An interesting read here on the team’s theme for the season. …

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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  • SallySuy

    When did Lee Corso change his last name?

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