Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley
asked who Bear Bryant was at SEC Media Days. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
By Ben Glicksman
Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley has gained distinction as one of the most interesting quotes in the SEC, something that’s been evident ever since he attended his press conference following Florida’s victory over Florida State last fall with an industrial-size tub of animal crackers in hand. But at SEC Media Days on Tuesday, Easley outdid himself. When asked a question involving legendary Alabama coach Bear Bryant, Easley not only didn’t recognize Bryant's name -- he asked if Bryant was a cartoon character:
There is only one reaction to this development: IT IS NOT ACCEPTABLE PAWWWWL.
Of course, this all makes infinitely more sense once fans get to know the real Easley and his much more pressing concerns: