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Friday July 18, 2014 A Links Recap from SEC Media Days: Muschamp, Driskel, Debose, Tabor, plus more

Updated: 7:44am, July 18

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Another SEC Football Media Days has come and gone. The Gators stopped in Monday on the first day of the four-day hypefest in Hoover, Ala.

Alabama coach Nick Saban closed the show on Thursday. In between, there was enough typing and tweeting among the assembled media (a record 1,267 credentials were issued) to make Tolstoy's "War and Peace" seem like a leaflet.

To save you some time, here are some notable stories on the Gators and SEC that came out of Hoover:

Will Muschamp

--SEC analysts agree eight wins should be enough for Florida coach Will Muschamp to get off hot seat writes Edgar Thompson of The Orlando Sentinel.

--Muschamp needs to win to silence crazy talk writes Matt Hayes of The Sporting News.

--Bruce Feldman of writes how new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper is overhauling the UF offense and quarterback Jeff Driskel.

--Gators gunning for total 180 on offense writes Thomas Goldkamp of's Andy Staples writes that after injury-shortened year, UF quarterback Jeff Driskel ready for spotlight.

--Saban breaks down NFL policy change geared toward underclassmen writes (with video).

--Freshman CB Jalen Tabor cited for marijuana possession in May writes The Orlando Sentinel.

--Muschamp eyes a turnaround for sixth-year receiver Andre Debose writes Ed Aschoff of

--Pat Dooley of The Gainesville Sun writes there was no media day sizzle compared to most years.

--Former Gators/current South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier was in fine form as usual as SEC Media Days writes Robbie Andreu of The Gainesville Sun.

--SEC Commissioner Mike Slive reiterates need for NCAA change or else in regard to autonomy writes Antonya English of

--Alabama predicted to win and dominate All-SEC teams via USA Today.

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