SEC schedules don’t let up too often, and that intensity level is an occasional problem. Where will that letdown come among all the big-time showdowns? Each team should win these games below, but let’s just say the focus might not be there – these should be more dangerous than they need to be.
Alabama Crimson Tide
Mississippi State, Oct. 22: Call this the dog day game for the Tide. Before this is the Texas A&M game that should get a weeeeee bit of national interest, and that’s followed up by the rivalry date with Tennessee. Finally, the Tide get a week off, but only after dealing with the Mike Leach offense.
– 2022 Alabama Schedule Analysis
at BYU, Oct. 15: How will Arkansas rebound from a three-week onslaught before making the tough trip to Provo? It will get on the plane after taking on Texas A&M in Arlington, Alabama, and at Mississippi State. The team will need a week off – that comes after the Cougars.
– 2022 Arkansas Preview
Missouri, Sept. 24: Missouri is one of those MUST MUST MUST win games for Auburn considering what’s coming in SEC play. However, after playing Penn State and going into a run of games against LSU, Georgia, and Ole Miss, there can’t be a misfire.
– 2022 Auburn Preview
South Carolina, Nov. 12: Florida will be battered after going through Georgia and Texas A&M away from Gainesville before this. Of course everyone will say the right thing after getting walloped last year by the Gamecocks 40-17, but … good luck getting up for this after dealing with the Bulldogs and Aggies.
– 2022 Florida Preview
at Mississippi State, Nov. 12: It’s an SEC sandwich game with Tennessee at home, then at Kentucky late in the season, In between is a Mississippi State team that might be…