Interesting article debunking the myth that players from southern schools are faster than their northern counterparts. I always thought that the notion of SEC SPEED!!! was a myth concocted by announcers to add some depth to their analysis, so it is nice to see some science proving it out (at least this year).
"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."