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Dumb Dunlap Disappointing, Distracting

The SEC Championship Game had everything you could want. Two undefeated teams meeting in a sold out Georgia Dome with the entire college football world glued to its TV sets. It also now has something no one wanted, a key player likely missing the game for an off-the-field discretion.

Carlos Dunlap's DUI arrest early Tuesday morning is precisely the kind of thing Coach Urban Meyer and every other college coach warns players about on a regular basis. Don't drink and drive, and don't be out in the middle of the night. Nothing good ever happens between 2:00 and 5:00 a.m. Without more details it's hard to be particularly judgmental about exactly what Dunlap did and why. That will...