Wednesday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Wednesday morning …

From Athens, Georgia-Clemson is a big matchup to begin with, and ESPN’s Game Day program will make it a little bigger. The Bulldogs and Tigers kick off at 7 p.m. central on Aug. 31.

Those two schools are pretty close neighbors. As Jeff Roberson and I were driving to Raleigh for baseball back in June we kept thinking how much shorter the trip would have been had we been driving to a Clemson Regional. …

From Baton Rouge, here’s the video and Q-and-A from the Les Miles presser in which the LSU coach announced his controversial decision to reinstate running back Jeremy Hill. …

Most of the time in anyone’s camp a major scrimmage is put on the schedule. That wasn’t the case this week in Knoxville this week. New Vols coach Butch Jones says he doesn’t believe in being predictable. “It’s our job to stimulate our players,” Jones said. …

From Tuscaloosa, Alabama cornerback John Fulton says he wants to go out with a bang. …

From Auburn, the Tigers expect to turn things around on offense, and tailback Tre Mason has lofty individual goals for the season. …

From Fayetteville, Arkansas is losing a young wide receiver who was pretty productive as a freshman. …

Denham Springs, La., native, Mississippian since 1989 with a stop in Meridian before arriving in Tupelo. Daily Journal beat writer since 1996, covering Ole Miss since 2002. Proud Northeast Louisiana alum. Follow me on Twitter @parrishalford and listen to Kory Keys and myself daily with The Ole Miss Beat on Rebel Sports Radio.

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