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PLAYERS: A.J. McCarron
AJ McCarron (Photo by: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images) Ever since Alabama’s star running back, Mark Ingram, won the Crimson Tide’s first ever Heisman trophy in 2009, the Tide has been on the quest for its second Heisman. This year it might be someone on offense other than the running backs who will be getting some valuable attention: A.J. McCarron. As the Tide’s starting quarterback since 2010, McCarron has led his team to back-to-back National Championships, something no other quarterback has ever done in the BCS era. Alabama has become one of the most dominant running team in the country. In 2012, the Tide rushed as a team for over 3000+ yards, something that only a handful of teams have been able to do. Although Oregon, Wisconsin, and Georgia Tech are a few of the teams that had more rushing yards than the Tide in 2012, what sets Alabama apart is the caliber of defense in the SEC. In the SEC, defense is what decides the games; the other team can’t win if the defense never lets them s...

Alabama vs Virginia Tech 2013

The last time the Alabama Crimson Tide faced the Virginia Tech Hokies was September 5, 2009. The game was held at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta and was the first game of the season for both teams, just like this year. That game was expected to show just how hungry the Tide would be to play in the SEC Championship again after their heartbreaking loss to Florida at the SEC Championship...

What are AJ McCarron’s Heisman Trophy chances in 2013?

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron has won multiple national titles, but what are the chances he hoists the Heisman Trophy in 2013?

Nick Saban: Middle East expert?

Okay, the Saban Center for Middle East Policy has zero to do with the head football coach at Alabama. Which is probably a good thing, as Saban had a little bit of a problem with handling Syrians last season. (via @marctorrence HT: @NAWTADIGM)
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