Wednesday Morning Update | Ole Miss Sports

More on Auburn and Ole Miss quarterbacks later this morning. For now some SEC links of interest.

From The Associated Press, for all the talk of Cam Newton and Auburn’s offense, Auburn has an equally impressive and dominant player on defense in tackle Nick Fairley. To have 17 tackles for loss at this point in the season is incredible, and it’s not a good matchup for an offensive line that seems to shift every game from guard to guard. …

From Atlanta, slow-starting Georgia has found its groove and has its eyes on the prize in the SEC East. …

From Tuscaloosa, once-beaten Alabama isn’t the top-ranked team any more, not even in its state, but the Tide takes comfort in the fact that it controls its destiny in the SEC as long as it keeps winning. …

From Knoxville, Derek Dooley used the football as war metaphor on Monday and on Tuesday questioned the fight in his Vols. …

From Columbia, South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier has given up some of his play-calling duties. The Gamecocks take on Tennessee this week. …

From Lexington, Kentucky focuses on the “best available” bowl and has a schedule that could help it get there. …