According to a report, representatives of linebacker Manti Te'o and Notre Dame officials had been at odds in recent weeks regarding how to handle the revelation that a story involving the death of Te'o's girlfriend last fall was a hoax.
SEC bloggers Chris Low and Edward Aschoff discuss the impact of Alabama's legacy on the conference and if the Crimson Tide can pull off the unthinkable with a three-peat in this week's SEC podcast. Plus, Derek Tyson of ESPN.com's GatorNation stops by to discuss some SEC recruiting news.
Well, at Alabama, Saban actually wants to help impact the recruit’s life off of the field. As Saban recently told Cindy Boren of The Washington Post, he isn't leaving for the NFL because of the impact he gets to have on each and every young player: