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DP: What was the second handshake like?
LM: Very similar. I just had a little more enthusiasm for the outcome.
DP: Can you be in a bad mood when you're undefeated?
LM: I think you can be wanting to change things and fix things, and with a sense of urgency. But I also think being undefeated certainly makes you feel pretty good.
• Bitter Defeat
With 10 Division I-A teams still unbeaten, it's possible that Alabama's loss to South Carolina on Oct. 9 ended the Crimson Tide's national title hopes. Says Greg McElroy, 'Bama's senior QB: "Our first goal is to win the SEC West. That's the only thing we can control." I asked the native of Southlake, Texas, if he recalled the last time he had lost a game in which he started. "It was in the eighth grade to Cross Timbers Middle School [in nearby Grapevine]. It's not a feeling that I'm very used to."
• Name Game
Arkansas quarterback Ryan Mallett has a great name for a football player. Here are a few more of our favorite gridiron-themed monikers of all time.