Alabama AD Greg Byrne told me there's a reality among his SEC peers that they need to have good games for all involved. "Whether that's additional conference games or additional [Power 5] nonconference games, I think you're going to continue to see it move in that direction."
“It’s not like we’re saving ourselves,” quarterback Stetson Bennett said. “We’re going every play like we’re trying to do something. I don’t really know how to answer that. It’s not like we just flip a switch.”-- The Athletic, 11/13/22