College football analyst Phil Steele broke down the percentage of lettermen returning in college football, and one SEC team stood out as having the most in the country.
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South Carolina returns over 85 percent of their lettermen, which leads the conference and the country. Mississippi State is right behind the Gamecocks, retuning nearly 83 percent of their lettermen. Those are the only two conference teams that return 80 percent or more of their lettermen.
Texas A&M returns the third most with 75 percent, while Tennessee and Missouri bring up the rear. The Tigers return just 62 percent of their lettermen, while the Vols return the ninth least in the country.
Here’s a breakdown for all 14 SEC teams:
|SEC Rank||CFB Rank||Team||Returning||Lost||Total Lettermen||% Return|
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