Posted October 21, 2013 on
There were a lot of upsets in the Southeastern Conference last week, but there was one place upset was avoided. No, we’re not talking about Alabama 52, Arkansas 0, although that played into it. The Crimson Tide has played seven games. Bama has won seven games. After each Alabama game, the Tide coaching staff chooses players of the week on offense, defense, and special teams.
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The AP reports that the Alabama Crimson Tide may have lost safety Vinnie Sunseri after he suffered a knee injury against the Arkansas Razorbacks.
Nick Saban with acolyte A.J. McCarron.
Tennessee has yet to beat Alabama since Nick Saban came to Tuscaloosa to coach the Crimson Tide. The Volunteer football program has been a disaster during the Saban era, and is now going through its third coach since Phillip Fulmer was fired in 2008.
Still, the Vols are 4-3 under first-year head coach Butch Jones, and are coming off...
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama safety Vinnie Sunseri is out for the season with a knee injury.
Coach Nick Saban said Monday that Sunseri will have surgery on his left knee Tuesday. He declined to give specifics of the injury except that he had ligament damage.
"Vinnie's done a great job for us," Saban said. "He's an outstanding player and really good person...
The analogy of Alabama as King of College Football seems appropriate this week. King Crimson Tide looks down from his castle on the chaos among the masses. Although it may seem irrelevant to the monarch, there is interest in seeing the triumphs of the serfs. “If it could happen to them...?”
After all the craziness in its division, one thing is for certain: Alabama is still the SEC's best chance of getting a team in the National Championship. The Crimson Tide stayed at No.1 in the AP poll while Missouri (which could well be Bama's opponent in the SEC Championship Game) is 7th. The Top 10 looks like this: 1. Alabama 2. Oregon 3. Florida State 4. Ohio State 5....
A.J McCarron. Photo via AL.com
What does the Alabama-Tennessee rivalry game mean to Crimson Tide starting quarterback A.J. McCarron? Not much, apparently, as a recent interview with AL.com would indicate.
another school. I don't think about them any more than I do anybody else,"
McCarron said. "Just another week, another game. That's the...
Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Tennessee Volunteers football preview and predictions. Can the Vols keep the upset train rolling?
Alabama has topped the first BCS standings of the 2013 season. The undefeated Crimson Tide is No.1, followed by Florida State, Oregon, Ohio State, and SEC East leader Missouri. Stanford, Miami, Baylor, Clemson and Texas Tech round out the Top 10. Auburn is No.11, LSU is No.13, Texas A&M is No.16, South Carolina is 21. Interestingly, Alabama only ranked top in two of the five...
Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. All your crystal football are belong to us.
The Song Remains the Same.
Alabama sits atop the first BCS rankings of the 2013 season. Missouri lands at no. 5. (ESPN)
Unproductive thought experiment of the week.
According to Team Speed Kills, Alabama would face Ohio State if the College Football Playoff semifinals, which begin...
Watch A.J. McCarron speak to the media after Alabama's big win over Arkansas.
Here's game coverage from the Razorbacks and No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
It may have been “Shake Up” Saturday in college football, but Alabama may not have gotten the message.With major powerhouses like LSU, Georgia, South Carolina and Florida all losing in the afternoon, AJ McCarron and a running game that had 352 yards on the ground, ran over, around and through Arkansas 52-0. The win helped keep the attention on the Crimson Tide as the country’s...
Landon Collins talks to the media after Alabama routs Arkansas on Saturday night.
The BCS Standings are out and the Alabama Crimson Tide is No. 1 on it in addition to the AP and Coaches poll.
Florida State is No. 2 with Oregon at No. 3, Ohio State No.4 and Missouri at No. 5 in the first BCS Standings of the year.