Posted April 27, 2013 on sfo.scout.com
Trent Baalke continued to add potential depth to the team's front seven by taking the Crimson Tide's Quinton Dial with the 24th pick in the fifth round.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Beaches better get ready for Manziel and McCarron

Texas A&M might still be new to the SEC, so maybe Johnny Manziel isn't quite up to speed that he should not be best bros with a major rival quarterback. But Manziel is not your typcial college football player. He does what he wants, when he wants ... and that seems to include going on vacations with Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron. Thanks to the wonders of social media...

Alabama Baseball Gets Past Aggies

Alabama got home runs from Ben Moore and Brett Booth in consecutive innings as the Crimson Tide defeated the Texas A&M Aggies, 3-2, Friday night at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. With the win, Alabama boosts their record to 26-18 overall and eclipse last year’s SEC win total with an improvement to 10-9 in the conference. The Aggies’ loss drops them to 22-21 overall and 7-12 in conference play.

Tide Baseball Wins Series From Aggies

Alabama still has 10 Southeastern Conference baseball games to play, and it’s possible for the Crimson Tide to take a nosedive. But when Bama clinched its series against Texas A&M Saturday with the Tide’s second consecutive 3-2 win over the Aggies, it improved the Bama record to 27-18, and 11-9 in SEC games. That looks very good coming off the 2012 record of 21-34, including...

What Scouts Said About Eddie Lacy

Senior Bowl executive director Phil Savage says the Packers and Alabama running back Eddie Lacy should be a "good marriage." Plus, views on his running style, pass catching and protection skills.

Alabama Sets NFL Draft Milestones

Manhattan’s Radio City Music Hall was the site of a three-day Alabama centric televised infomercial, also known as the NFL Draft. Nick Saban has created a holy trinity worthy of religious genuflection by the Alabama faithful. He attracts top tier prep talent, wins BCS National Championships, and has a developmental system producing NFL caliber prospects highly coveted by the league.

49ers select DL Quinton Dial with the 157th pick

NFL.com NFL.com Even though Alabama head coach Nick Saban has his pick of defensive line recruits coming out of high school, he’s found some good bargains from the junior college ranks. Of course, All-American Terrence “Mount” Cody is the most well-known example, as he helped the Tide win their first BCS title under Saban in 2009. But in Dial and teammate Jesse Williams...
All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.