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So you think you know what to expect from Alabama when the Crimson Tide opens the 2013 season Saturday? Well, the man who knows more about it than anyone is in a wait and see mode.

Backstreet Boys visit the Alabama Crimson Tide weight room

I’m not entirely sure why three of the Backstreet Boys went to the Alabama Crimson Tide weight room, but they were given a tour on Tuesday afternoon.  Earlier this summer they took a photo with the Stanley Cup, so it appears that the boy band is working their way through the sports world.  In case you were wondering, the two not in the photo were Nick Carter and A.J. McLean. [@CecilHurt]  

Photo: Alabama unveils Mal Moore tribute stickers on Tide helmets

The Alabama Crimson Tide unveiled the tribute to recently deceased former athletic director Mal Moore, a classy sticker on the back of its football helmets.

Alabama Crimson Tide releases 2013 football depth chart

Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide have officially released the team's two-deep depth chart for the 2013 college football season.

Nick Saban On BCS Championship: Damn Game Cost Me A Week Of Recruiting

Nick Saban got candid recently for a GQ article, and that honesty may end up getting him a few more harshly titled nicknames like maniac pathological or lunatic. Saban has a manic drive to win, and that drive was put on display during a recent GQ article in which the leader of Crimson Tide Nation, was upset that the hoopla involved in the buildup to the BCS title game against LSU...

Three-peat for ‘Bama? 2013 Alabama College Football Preview

Is there ever going to be a year that Alabama will NOT be the favourite, or one of the favourites, for a national title? Well, after 2012, when Alabama waltzed home with its second straight National Championship, we'll answer that: Probably not. Nick Saban's the country's best coach. Nick Saban's one of the country's best recruiters. All Nick Saban does (unless...

Season Can’t Start Without Opener

Another Alabama football season opens, which means a season-opening game. There is an air of the uncertain when every team is 0-0, and there will be upsets – or, at least, what are perceived to be upsets -- to start the 2013 season. There are great expectations for the Crimson Tide, the overwhelming favorite to win a third consecutive national championship and fourth in five years.

Depth Chart As Issued By Alabama

Very early in the Nick Saban era at Alabama – like before the beginning of his first spring practice – we learned that Saban does not use a depth chart, at least not in the very public way that some coaches do. We did learn that on the Monday prior to the opening game of the season that he will give reporters a depth chart. Another depth chart will be issued prior to a bowl game.

'Bama players dismiss talk of 3-peat, expectations

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron figures that a player who is swept up in hype will not be of much good to the top-ranked Crimson Tide. McCarron says the whole team needs to share the same mind-set going into Saturday's opener against Virginia Tech in Atlanta. He said Monday those expectations and preseason predictions of a third straight national title are of no consequence...

Nick Saban eats oatmeal cream pies for breakfast every day

By all indications, Alabama coach Nick Saban is a physically fit individual. If you didn’t know how old he was, you would have trouble guessing 61 just by looking at him. While that is not surprising considering he is the best coach in college football, it becomes a bit more puzzling when you hear about […]

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly: The 2013 Alabama Crimson Tide

Roll Tide … Does this sound familiar? It should on the premise that every year, Alabama seems to be in the picture as the team to beat or at least present as a legitimate contender for a national championship. Nick Saban has redefined the college football landscape as he has become the dominant figure of […]The post The Good, The Bad And The Ugly: The 2013 Alabama Crimson Tide...

C.J. Mosley Anxious To See Reuben

When one thinks 2013 Alabama defense, one may think of All-America linebacker C.J. Mosley. So guess who Mosley can’t wait to see on the field for the Crimson Tide defense?

Settle It: Alabama vs. Virginia Tech, who will win the neutral site showdown?

The Alabama Crimson Tide is headed to the Georgia Dome to take on a seemingly undermanned Virginia Tech squad. Who do you seeing leaving with a win?

More Tide Coverage Makes Good Sense

Why would you want to be satisfied with one month coverage of Alabama football, recruiting and all other Crimson Tide sports when you could get two months for the same price?

Alabama Football Recruiting: Tide secures 4-star receiver Cameron Sims

We are less than a week from the start of the 2013 College Football season and Alabama football is still roping in big recruits for the future of the program. Bama fans, meet the latest commitment, 4-star receiver Cameron Sims. The 6’4″ 200 pound senior officially announced his decision live on ESPNU Saturday. The choice was between the Tide, Ole Miss, Oklahoma State, Southern...

Tide In Full Gear For Hot Practice

Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban doesn’t just watch what’s going on in Crimson Tide football practices. He’s an active participant, drilling Bama cornerbacks.
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