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SEC teams not done knocking each other off

Alabama head coach Nick Saban, left, yells during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M, Saturday, Oct, 18, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

All the hand-wringing over the SEC’s near-monopoly of the top 5 might well prove a moot point.

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Pearl brings transfers, buzz to Auburn hoops

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn coach Bruce Pearl believes his program has come a long way off the court. He’s hoping the Tigers can make similar strides when the games actually start.

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No. 5 Auburn hoping for another second-half run

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Gus Malzahn is hoping Auburn can be a second-half team again.

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No. 4 Alabama’s big men pose challenge to Vols

Alabama running back T.J. Yeldon (4) and offensive lineman Austin Shepherd (79) celebrate after Yeldon scored a touchdown against Texas A&M during the first half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct, 18, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Nick Saban delivered a challenge to his offensive linemen before the Texas A&M game.

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Relax, Alabama: Team thrives with looser mind-set

Alabama wide receiver Christion Jones (22) celebrates after taking off on a long punt-return during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt) MAGAZINES OUT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban wanted his team to lighten up. Play loose, have fun, stop fretting so much about those burdensome expectations surrounding the program.

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