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Things Are Right With SEC Football Again

The more things change, the more they remain the same. A year ago there was an easy-to-win bar bet. Which Southeastern Conference football team had the best all-time winning percentage? If you said Alabama you would be right in most of the 81 years of SEC play, but you would have been wrong last year.

Alabama, of course, has dominated the SEC in football since the founding of the conference in 1933, when Bama won the first of its 23 SEC championships. But following the 2012 season – when Alabama went 7-1 in the SEC and 13-1 overall and won both the league and national championships – the Crimson Tide fell to second al-time in SEC winning percentage. That was because one of the new teams in... Recommended Stories