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 We grew up in the South. We grew up with Saturdays trumping school days. We grew up with our priorities set the right way. 100% of our content is original and written by the staff. Browse the site and read a few stories. Stop by the message boards and express your opinion. We think you will feel our passion for the game.

  •   B.J. Bennett, Publisher & Lead Writer
    Bennett is's founder and publisher. He is the co-host of “Three & Out” with Kevin Thomas and Ben Troupe on the “Southern Pigskin Radio Network”. Email: [email protected] / Twitter: @BJBennettSports
  •   Jim Johnson, Editor & Lead Writer
    Johnson is the Editor of Southern Pigskin, Producer of “Three & Out”, and host of “Explosive Recruiting” on the Southern Pigskin Radio Network. E-mail: [email protected] | Twitter: @JimJohnsonSP
  •   Matt Smith, SEC Writer
    Matt is a 2007 graduate of Notre Dame and has spent most of his life pondering why most people in the Mid-Atlantic actually think there are more important things than college football. He has blogged for College Football News, covering both national news as well as Notre Dame and the service academies. He credits Steve Spurrier and Danny Wuerffel for his love of college football and tailgating at Florida, Tennessee, and Auburn for his love of sundresses. Matt covers the ACC as well as the national scene.
  •   Carlos Pineda, ACC Writer
    Carlos is a graduate of the University of Central Florida in Orlando and spent the fall as the UCF football beat writer for the Florida Today during the 2010 season. Fully motivated, Pineda covered many of the UCF athletic teams, including basketball and baseball, and eventually became Editor-in-Chief of the Central Florida Future. He has been published in the Orlando Sentinel, and interned at the Orlando Business Journal. He also helped cover the Orlando Magic for Orlando Magic Daily as a credentialed member of the media during the 2010-11 season. Pineda is from Pembroke Pines, FL and covers the ACC for Southern Pigskin. You can follow him on twitter: @carlosfpineda10
  •   Emory Hunt, Sun Belt Writer
    Emory Hunt, “The Czar of the Playbook”, is a former UL Ragin' Cajun running back nw covering the Sun Belt for Southern Pigskin. His other work can be found at Twitter: @FBallGameplan
  •   Robbie Ross, SoCon Writer
    Robbie Ross is Southern Pigskin's lead SoCon writer. A 19-year veteran of the Furman Radio Network, Ross also spent time with the Georgia State Radio Network prior to his ventures with Southern Pigskin. He is a voter in the STATS FCS Top 25 Poll.
  •   Barry Every, Recruiting Expert
    Every has worked in college football for years, at programs including Georgia and Florida State, among others. He is now the lead recruiting analyst for Southern Pigskin.
  •   Buddy Martin, Contributor
    Buddy Martin is a veteran, Florida-born-and-raised journalist who has won more than 165 awards during his distinguished journalism career. He authored “Urban’s Way,” the official biography of Florida coach Urban Meyer and Buddy’s fourth book on Gator football. He also co-authored the autobiographies of two Hall of Fame athletes: Terry Bradshaw, “Looking Deep,” and Dan Issel, “Parting Shots.” Martin is a product of the UF Journalism School and the former sports editor of Florida Today, The St. Petersburg Times, New York Daily News and Denver Post. He won an Emmy as an associate producer for “The NFL Today Show” on CBS. Buddy is also a long-time radio talk show host and commentator in Colorado and in Florida. He is also co-creator of “The Sports Journalism Summit” at The Poynter Media Institute in St. Petersburg. You can e-mail him at [email protected].
  •   Ben Troupe, Contributor
    Troupe played tight end for the Florida Gators from 2000-2003, and earned first-team All-SEC recognition and first-team All-American honors from ESPN, Rivals and Sports Illustrated as a senior. After a standout college career, Troupe was selected 40th overall in the 2004 NFL Draft, the first pick of the Tennessee Titans that spring. Currently, Troupe is a representative for the NFL Ambassadors via the College Outreach Program and the USA Football Youth and High School Program while also serving as an assistant master trainer for Head's Up coaching initiative. Troupe can be heard on ESPN Coastal's “Three & Out” with B.J. Bennett and Kevin Thomas.
  •   Calvin Wilson, Contributor
    Wilson is a recruiting analyst and co-host of Explosive Recruiting on the Southern Pigskin Radio Network.
  •   Dundee Dilworth, Contributor
    Dilworth is the Owner of Explosive Sports Training and runs the Explosive Southern Pigskin Football Camps.
  •   Kevin Thomas, Contributor
    Thomas is the host of 'Three & Out' on the Southern Pigskin Radio Network. He also hosts the weekly ACC Podcast with Synjyn Days.
  •   Synjyn Days, Contributor
    Days is a former Georgia Tech running back and co-host of the ACC Podcast.
  •   P.J. Zucco, Contributor
    Zucco is an on-air personality for the Southern Pigskin Radio Network.

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