(AP) - Georgia coach Kirby Smart gave mentor Nick Saban and Alabama a run for their money in the national championship game _ and did it again in the offseason. Smart brought in the nation's top recruiting class and stayed on point with Saban-like messages. The Bulldogs and Crimson Tide are the favorites to meet in a rematch of the national title game _ this time for the Southeastern Conference championship.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - The first-team offensive line looked powerful in its brief time on the field in Arizona's preseason opener. The same can't be said of the second unit. Coach Steve Wilks will be out to improve the latter as the team enters its final week of training camp at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. The Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Chargers 24-17 on Saturday night and play at New Orleans on Friday.
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