- The basketball Vols get back into the swing of things tonight against Louisiana-Lafayette. J.P. Prince, who might not have played, will play, and Travis Bureau, who might have played, won't. The BruceBall Blog has the game preview. Enjoy the ease-in, guys, because we've got Kansas and Gonzaga coming up.
- Monte Kiffin's on his way to Rocky Top after his Tampa Bay Bucs lost their last game of the season against the Oakland Raiders Sunday. He says season-ending losses motivate him, so even though this one was with the Bucs, maybe some of that will carry over.
- Auburn's Gene Chizik has hired Tulsa's Gus Malzahn as his offensive coordinator. Smart Football addresses the question of whether this is something new or take 2 of Auburn's experiment with the dreaded spread.
- Mike Strange of GVX looks back at 2008 on Rocky Top.