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If you've seen the video of Marcus Lattimore's leg injury, you know why people are talking about how bad it looked. If you haven't: It's not for everyone. (Note: Link goes to story with video of injury.) Athletes, coaches and commentators are wishing the South Carolina running back the best and hoping he can do what Willis McGahee did: come back from a serious injury in college to play in the NFL.

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The SEC has six of its members ranked in the preseason college football coaches' poll, led by LSU and Alabama, who sit No. 1 and No. 2, respectively. Will the Tigers retain their crown as conference champions? Where will the league's newest members, Missouri and Texas A&M, fall? Click the team logos to set your rankings!

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2012 SEC football teams

Alabama

Alabama

2011 overall: 12-1
2011 SEC: 7-1

Arkansas

Arkansas

2011 overall: 11-2
2011 SEC: 6-2

Auburn

Auburn

2011 overall: 8-5
2011 SEC: 4-4

Florida

Florida

2011 overall: 7-6
2011 SEC: 3-5

Georgia

Georgia

2011 overall: 10-4
2011 SEC: 7-1

Kentucky

Kentucky

2011 overall: 5-7
2011 SEC: 2-6

LSU

LSU

2011 overall: 13-1
2011 SEC: 8-0

Mississippi State

Mississippi State

2011 overall: 7-6
2011 SEC: 2-6

Missouri

Missouri

2011 overall: 8-5
2011 Big 12: 5-4

Ole Miss

Ole Miss

2011 overall: 2-10
2011 Big 12: 0-8

South Carolina

South Carolina

2011 overall: 11-2
2011 SEC: 6-2

Tennessee

Tennessee

2011 overall: 5-7
2011 SEC: 1-7

Texas A&M

Texas A&M

2011 overall: 7-6
2011 SEC: 4-5

Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt

2011 overall: 6-7
2011 SEC: 2-6

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Tobacco Road or Iron Bowl?

Alabama's championship makes it three in a row for the state. But is Alabama's football better than North Carolina's basketball, including 11 titles between Duke, North Carolina and NC State?

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What is college football's all-time flagship program?

Alabama's second national championship in the past three seasons makes it the program of the moment, and there is plenty of history beyond that in Tuscaloosa. But is Alabama the all-time No. 1? Below you'll find the 10 programs with the most all-time wins, along with five other programs that won national titles in the BCS era.

Greatest football programs

Alabama

Alabama

813 wins

Auburn

Auburn

703 wins

Florida

Florida

654 wins

Florida State

Florida State

459 wins

LSU

LSU

711 wins

Miami

Miami

552 wins

Michigan

Michigan

895 wins

Nebraska

Nebraska

832 wins

Notre Dame

Notre Dame

837 wins

Ohio State

Ohio State

797 wins

Oklahoma

Oklahoma

802 wins

Penn State

Penn State

811 wins

Tennessee

Tennessee

773 wins

Texas

Texas

845 wins

USC

USC

761 wins

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3. Which team wins tonight's Music City Bowl? (ESPN/ESPN3, 6:40 p.m. ET)

The home of country music seems like a good host for Tennessee and North Carolina. After all, no music genre handles misery quite as well as country. It hasn't been a fun season for fans of the Tar Heels, hammered early by suspensions to key players, or the Vols, rebuilding under a new coach. Who goes home happy? More picks.

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Game 1: SportsNation's burning questions for No. 9 Iowa at No. 24 Arizona

Steve (Sioux City, IA)

Adam, I know everyone thinks it's going to be tough for Iowa to head out West but I have a hard time thinking that a team with this many seniors and this much leadership would be rattled by playing at Arizona. Thoughts?

Big Ten blogger Adam Rittenberg
Adam Rittenberg

Steve, I think Iowa's experience certainly should help in handling the elements, but history certainly doesn't favor the Hawkeyes in these matchups. Iowa isn't the type of team to lose its poise, and the Hawkeyes have won in some pretty tough places (State College, Madison, East Lansing, etc.) Still, you have to anticipate some adversity against Arizona. How will the 2010 Hawkeyes respond? We'll find out soon. Full transcript

Game 2: SportsNation's burning questions for No. 10 Florida at Tennessee

Stefan (The Swamp)

Are you buying or selling the Gators as a top ten team? Mind you the Gators still have a dynamic defense and they will open up the pass offense over the next two weeks...

Mark Schlabach
Mark Schlabach

I'm selling right now, but I think they'll be a top 10 team by season's end. Have to get better on offense. Very good on defense, especially in the secondary. Don't see a lot of weapons on offense other than Demps, though. Full transcript

Game 3: SportsNation's burning questions for No. 8 Nebraska at Washington

Ryan (Lincoln)

What's your favorite nickname for Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez? T-Mart, T-Magic, T-Mobile, or another one? This is really important to Husker Nation.

Ivan Maisel
Ivan Maisel

It would be like me voting for the mayor of Lincoln. I am not registered there. I have no say in the matter. Given the way he runs, how about "Taylor Swift?" Yeah, maybe not. Full transcript

Game 4: SportsNation's burning questions for No. 6 Texas at Texas Tech

Nick (Denver)

Dave- what are the chances that Texas Tech beats Texas?

Big 12 blogger David Ubben
David Ubben

Good, but if it's close, I'm taking Texas. Tech has to jump on them early, 14-0 or something, and force Gilbert to throw the ball more than the Longhorns gameplanned for. The Red Raiders secondary is young, but they've got a lot of talent and a great pass rush up front. If Texas can keep the offense on cruise control, their secondary will make big plays down the stretch against Potts to leave Lubbock with the win. Full transcript

Game 5: SportsNation's burning questions for No. 12 Arkansas at Georgia

Brian (Arkansas)

How do you think Arkansas will do this weekend against a Georgia team that's desperate?

Mel Kiper
Mel Kiper

Georgia is between the hedges. They'll be in a very firey mood, after that game against Vanderbilt. The key play in the game was the fumble with SC down 14-6. That fumble prevented Georgia from getting back into that football game. Arkansas had two cupcakes right out of the box. Now they get their first test. Georgia is much more battle tested. Not having Green on Georgia is a huge problem. Aaron Murray for Georgia was only 4-8 for 32 yards in the first half. In the third quarter alone, he was 7-8 for 101 yards, just before the fumble. Murray needs AJ Green. That's an unfortunate situation with Green at Georgia. Full transcript

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