South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier speaks to the media at the Southeastern Conference NCAA college football media days, Tuesday, July 14, 2015, in Hoover, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

Dear Coach Spurrier: What the heck was that about?

9:13 pm Jul. 22, 2015

So there I was, packing up at the ballyard after Braves-Dodgers, when I saw an email from John Clay, sports columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader. “Why are you always making Spurrier mad?” he wrote, and

Even Matt Ryan was culpable in this one. (Curtis Compton/AJC)

ESPN survey says: Matt Ryan is the NFL’s 11th-best QB

12:15 pm Jul. 22, 2015

Conventional wisdom has held that Matt Ryan isn’t quite an upper-crust quarterback. (That crust consists of Rodgers, Brady, P. Manning, Roethlisberger and Brees — though I’d argue that the Saints’ man is slipping — and