A record 73 underclassmen, including six first-team All-Americans, have been approved for the NFL draft on Saturday.
The LSU Tigers have been picked to win the SEC and are a preseason top 3 team, but they will have to proceed this year without a returning Heisman Trophy finalist.
No player from a Florida school will win the Heisman Memorial Trophy, but a favorite has started to emerge in the last 24 hours.
Tyrann Mathieu channeled his best Billy Cannon and No. 1 LSU was on its way to another run-away victory in the biggest game at Tiger Stadium in half a century.