August 29, 2014

HURT: SEC Network the big winner this season

In most years, a Friday column in this space at this time would be devoted to the University of Alabama football season opener. It's an important game against a West Virginia team that is probably being undervalued and The Tuscaloosa News will have its usual in-depth coverage, maybe more than ever, in the next few days. But UA, and all the SEC teams were a part of history Thursday night and it's worth looking at the long term, as well as the impending game in Atlanta.

It was SEC Network Night. Yes, there has been some prepackaged programming before now, but this was an ACTUAL GAME.

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