The AggreGator: Potpourri

Today's AggreGator comes to you with a mixed bag o' goodies. We'll call this the Potpourri edition in honor of a certain former Florida football player. In fact, let's lead off with an update on him ...

Kiper: Big Board (Insider)

Former Gator Janoris Jenkins is Kiper's No. 3 cornerback, so it appears his off-the-field antics may not cost him in the wallet after all. ESPN no longer has a player page for him, so here's his bio page from the University of North Alabama.

Some quality chats today on the dot-com ...

1 p.m. -- Talk Gator football with SEC blogger Chris Low

2 p.m. -- See where Bracketologist Joe Lunardi has the UF men's hoopsters

2 p.m. -- Chat with Tebologist/AFC West blogger Bill Williamson

4 p.m. -- Talk NCAA football with Andrea Adelson

More coaching carousel ...

Huard: Ranking the top coaching hires

Brock Huard ranks the nine major coaching hires so far this offseason, with Urban Meyer-to-Ohio State earning the top spot.

Shall we play a game?

Can you name the new football coaches at 10 FBS schools? You have two minutes, and I'll bet you know at least one answer.

No Florida angle here, I just like the idea of the BCS being replaced ...

Rage against the machine (Insider)

In his column in ESPN The Magazine, Peter Keating writes that the BCS computer rankings aren't working -- and not just because Oklahoma State was cheated. The good news is that there is a better way, the aptly named Simple Rating System.

To the NBA we go ...

Brewer trade: Only so many minutes

Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle commented on the recent trade of former Gator Corey Brewer to the Denver Nuggets.


And now, let us praise the lord and pass the football!

Tim Tebow and matters of faith

Roy S. Johnson contributes this piece that says Tebow's religious expressions make sense in a football context. If you scroll down and read through that story, you'll also see a podcast of former NFL star Kurt Warner discussing Tebow and faith and leadership on The Herd with Colin Cowherd.

Take your pick

Rick Reilly compares and contrasts Tebow and Tom Brady.

TebowMania: Afflicted or impervious?

Several espnW chime in on Tebow fever. Some have recently caught it, while others are well-insulated Tebow deniers.

ESPNBoston is understandably obsessed with Tebow this week. Here's a story and a few ESPNBoston videos to get you ready for Sunday's big Pats-Broncos game ...

How to stop Tebow's scrambling legs

Mike Reiss has a peek into Bill Belichick's game-plan possibilities to limit Tebow and Denver's running game. Remember that Belichick got to see plenty of Tebow on his many visits to Gainesville through the years.


• ESPN NFL analyst Mark Schlereth gives his prediction for the Patriots-Broncos matchup.

• Josina Anderson reports from Denver on the Broncos preparations for Sunday's game against the Patriots.

• Mark Schlereth runs the factors through the Predictor for Patriots-Broncos.

And finally, I know it's Thursday, but you've got to read this week's Tuesday Morning Quarterback from ESPN's Page 2 as well as another very entertaining offering from Page 2 from last week (there's too much Tebowmania to keep up with!) ...

Tebow, Broncos wearing teams down

Gregg Easterbrook says Tebow is entertaining but football tactics are at the heart of Denver's success.

Tebow evokes "Tortoise and the Hare"

Kurt Snibbe proudly puts its own spin on the classic children's fable (with drawings!).