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A few weeks ago new Arkansas Football Coach Bret Bielema had some Alabama fans thinking John L. Smith was back leading the Razorbacks. Crimson Tide fans thought it was lunacy that Bielema expected to come into the Southeastern Conference and take over the top spot from the Crimson Tide.
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Alabama lost starting linebacker Trey DePriest to a broken foot during Saturday's scrimmage.
(Photo Courtesy: USA Today Sports) As Alabama gets set to begin an unprecedented third straight BCS title run this spring, one of the scariest realities for the rest of college football is this: Despite winning a second straight championship in 2012, the Crimson Tide were actually one of the youngest teams in the country last year. Alabama had just 12 seniors on their 2012 roster...
Nick Saban will be be a guest lecturer for a class called “Tuscaloosa: Writing Like a Champion” this fall. According to the course description, the Alabama Crimson Tide head football coach will join Brian Oliu and the focus of the course will be applying Saban’s “The Process” to creative work regarding the winning ethos in Tuscaloosa. Also, this is definitely a hoax by...
The Alabama football team's trip to the White House is back on the agenda after having been postponed because of a threatened snowstorm in Washington in March. The Crimson Tide will be honored by President Obama Monday afternoon.
Alabama linebacker Trey DePriest will miss the rest of spring practice with a stress fracture in his right foot.
Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban says DePriest aggravated the injury during last weekend's scrimmage. DePriest had a cast on his foot while riding an exercise bike during Wednesday's practice.
Saban says DePriest could have finished the spring but they ''...
On Monday, April 15th, tax day actually, President Barack Obama will welcome the BCS National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide at the White House to honor their 15th national championship and their exceptional 2012-2013 season. I’m sure Crimson Tide at the White House day might include a mention or two of the Tide’s utter destruction of Notre Dame in a title game which ended at...
After winning three of the last four national championships, NFL teams are asking Alabama coach Nick Saban how to stop the read-option offense.
Say what you want, but the two or three-month downward spiral Manti Te’o embarked on started the night the Alabama offensive line and running back Eddie Lacy dominated Manti Te’o and his Fighting Irish teammates.
Te’o knows he played terrible against the Crimson Tide that night, and the fake girlfriend saga did nothing to help his draft status or his image.
Te’o was in Detroit...
Trey DePriest was something of a surprise addition to the stationary bicycle riders at Alabama football practices this week. On Wednesday Alabama Coach Nick Saban announced that DePriest would be out of practice for the remainder of spring practice after having surgery to repair a stress fracture of his foot.
Alabama junior center Moussa Gueye will transfer for his final season of basketball, Crimson Tide Coach Anthony Grant announced on Tuesday.
The University of Alabama men's basketball team officially closed the 2012-13 campaign with its annual awards banquet Tuesday evening at Coleman Coliseum. Trevor Releford was named Most Outstanding Player. UA student-athletes, managers and support staff were recognized and honored for their efforts on and off the court throughout the season.
Alabama junior righty Tucker Hawley tossed five scoreless innings and freshman second baseman Kyle Overstreet had two RBI as the Crimson Tide held on to defeat the Alcorn State Braves, 3-2, on Tuesday night at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. The win moves Alabama to 21-13 overall, while Alcorn State's loss drops their record to 8-29.
Fully recovered from a hamstring injury, former Alabama star Eddie Lacy impressed in both his 40-yard dash and vertical leap at his Pro Day.
Arie Kouandjio has an interesting perspective. Kouandjio, who is attempting to win the left guard spot on Alabama’s 2013 offensive line, was asked about Ryan Kelly, who is trying to win the center position. Kouandjio said, “Ryan Kelly is very poised.”