Posted August 25, 2013 on
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.

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.

Even Saban Doesn’t Know About Bama

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.

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...

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...

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.

Commitment Analysis: Cameron Sims

The rich get richer. It seems that is a common phrase around the University of Alabama football program. The Crimson Tide picked up another big commitment Saturday when Scout 100 wide receiver Cameron Sims chose ‘Bama over Ole Miss. Scout breaks down the new commit here…

High Opinion Of AJ From Modern QBs

If you can name Alabama’s starting quarterbacks over the past 50 or 60 years, you are not really special. Thousands of Crimson Tide fans could do it with a fair degree of accuracy. But if you have BEEN one of those quarterbacks, now that’s special. The latest in that special position is AJ McCarron.

Coach Speak: Cameron Sims

Ranked as the No. 8 wide receiver in the country, Cameron Sims ended his recruitment on Saturday with a public commitment to Alabama. Scout caught up with the coach closest to the four-star for much more on what the Crimson Tide is getting with the 6-foot-4, 200-pounder.
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