I'm not sure why he wants to downplay it, but he is.... seems silly to me.
"The writers and editors who are picking our team high need to go on vacation for a while," he said.
Immediately, Gottfried starts jutting out fingers and listing the major obstacles for his club.
"The first thing, in this league you have Florida, who returns everyone from the national championship team. And in the SEC West, LSU returns three starters and the SEC player of the year (Glen Davis) from a conference championship team. I don't think there's any question the rest of the league is chasing those two."
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More al.com links
2 starting spots open according to this piece. I disagree... Gee has secured a spot IMO. Let the battle begin for the final slot.
Another Steele article talking about him being an Iron Man and the expectations of this team.
Finally, practice begins Friday at 7:30PM CST (I have to put CST as I'm an EST dweller).