Gamecocks picked to win SEC East

No Clowney, no Shaw ... no problem for USC, writers say

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Thursday, July 17, 2014 10:44 AM
Last updated 7:41 PM
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South Carolina has been picked as the favorite to win the 2014 Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title, according to the media attending the annual SEC Media Days in Birmingham.

The Gamecocks received 1,895 points to outdistance Georgia (1,777) for the top spot in the East. Florida (1,362) and Missouri (1,263) were picked third and fourth respectively, while Tennessee (893), Vanderbilt (619) and Kentucky (395) round out the Eastern Division.

Alabama is favored to win the Western Division, tallying 1,915 points, ahead of defending SEC champion Auburn (1,735) and Louisiana State (1,453). Ole Miss (1,069), Mississippi State (890), Texas A&M (791) and Arkansas (351) round out the West.

Alabama is also the favorite to capture the SEC championship. The Crimson Tide picked up 154 votes, more than double that of Auburn (75). South Carolina (32) was third, just ahead of Georgia (19). LSU (9), Ole Miss (2), Arkansas (1) and Mississippi State (1) also received votes.

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YeCats
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YeCats 07/17/14 - 11:05 am
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Ahhh

5 more weeks...

justthefacts
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justthefacts 07/17/14 - 11:14 am
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Well

Fortunately, this poll is rarely accurate. Go Dawgs!

Young Fred
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Young Fred 07/17/14 - 11:33 am
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Unfortunately, this poll is

Unfortunately, this poll is rarely accurate. Go 'Cocks!

justthefacts
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justthefacts 07/17/14 - 11:41 am
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Sorry

Sorry Fred, had to give you the ole thumbs down on that one. I am sure you understand (:

rmwhitley
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rmwhitley 07/17/14 - 11:47 am
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The last time
Unpublished

someone or something was alledgedly predicted to win before the first practice took place came from the obama regime.

deestafford
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deestafford 07/17/14 - 12:04 pm
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Roll Tide! Roll!

Roll Tide! Roll!

As always, SEC football is so special no matter what is your favorite team. Another great reason to live in THE SOUTH!

deestafford
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deestafford 07/17/14 - 12:05 pm
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Just remember, SEC football is not...

Just remember, SEC football is not life and death...as someone said, "It's more serious than that."

soitgoes
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soitgoes 07/23/14 - 06:41 pm
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Beware a Quiet Spurrier

This might be a very exciting year in the SEC for the Gamecocks...

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