Posted November 15, 2012 on
How does Alabama bounce back from a loss to Texas A&M? Well, it appears the schedule took care of that. No one would expect the Crimson Tide, 9-1 after last week’s loss to the Aggies, to have any trouble with Western Carolina, which is 1-9. Just getting a win, however, is not the issue.
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The Alabama Crimson Tide lost their first game since November 5th of 2011 last weekend to the Texas A&M Aggies and their Heisman candidate quarterback Johnny Manziel. Now people are questioning Nick Saban and his play-calling. Even the Governor of Alabama, Robert Bentley seems to think Saban didn’t know what he was doing when he allowed AJ McCarron to pass the ball from the...
Get ready to add something to your Christmas lists, Alabama fans. That would be this big red toboggan hat Crimson Tide starting quarterback A.J. McCarron wore while being interviewed after practice on Tuesday. It certainty made him feel happier after seeing the Tide's hopes and dreams for a second consecutive BCS title all but shatter in Saturday's shock-the-world...
After suffering a stunning upset loss at home to Texas A&M last weekend, Alabama has likely erased its national championship hopes for the 2012 season. As you may know, the people of Alabama take their football kind of seriously. Fans have not reacted well to the loss to the Aggies. Neither has the governor of Alabama.
Earlier this week, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley was asked...
It has been well documented at this point that the Crimson Tide fan base was keen on Bama running the ball on fourth and goal instead of having A.J. McCarron throw the ball. Obviously the ball was picked off, and their shot at beating Texas A&M and staying undefeated went out the window.It wasn’t just your run of the mill Alabama fan that wanted them to run the ball though...
Notebook: Head coach Nick Saban thinks offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeir is "doing fine" in his first year at Alabama despite many questioning his play calls on the final drive of last week's loss to Texas A&M.
These football games against Western Carolina haven’t gone so well for Alabama. Oh, sure, the Crimson Tide won the two previous meetings by decisive scores, 52-0 in 2004 and 52-7 in 2007. The 2007 win, however, was one of five Bama had to vacate in a bizarre NCAA ruling. And there’s no way to know how much the 2004 game cost the Tide.
Alabama safety Robert Lester wishes he could play Texas A&M again, but understands that in order to progress, he must be more focused and help push his team forward so they can be in the best position possible at season's end.
After a tough two-week stretch, the fourth-ranked Crimson Tide must refocus, regroup and regain its identity Saturday against an FCS opponent. As head coach Nick Saban said this week, "I don’t think that we need to be worried about who we’re playing as much as we need to worry about how we’re playing."
Watch Alabama's defensive backs work through drills and get the latest injury updates on John Fulton, Kenny Bell, Kevin Norwood and Chris Black in today's practice report...
It’s hard to believe that we are nearing the back end of the college football season, and the BCS chaos is (seemingly) over with. Last week’s upset of the Alabama Crimson Tide came as a huge surprise, most people, myself … Continue reading →