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Even though Jeremy Shelley made a bowl-record five field goals in last year's national championship game, Alabama has three guys in the running to be this year's place kicker and Nick Saban doesn't have a frontrunner yet.

Are Nick Saban and A.J. McCarron brothers from another mother?

Nick Saban and A.J. McCarron at 2012 BCS title game. Photo via AP. Alabama left tackle D.J. Fluker provided the world with what is most possibly the most mindbending  concept of the college football off-season. (And after this off-season, that's saying a lot.) He joked that Crimson Tide head football coach Nick Saban and Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron acted like brothers...

Alabama football fans hold Crimson Tide-themed wedding (Video)

A couple of Alabama football fans recently held a Crimson Tide-themed wedding that has to be seen to be believed. This wedding featured a football field aisle and a goalpost, with the ceremony conducted by a man dressed as a referee. To top it off, the special guest at the wedding was none other than the Alabama Crimson Tide mascot, the elephant known as Big Al. Safe...

Mascot stars in Alabama-themed wedding

The title of the video, in all its down-home, lowbred glory, says it all: BIG AL visits MY(DONNIES) cousins WEDDING. ROLL DAMN TIDE!! Wow. Just wow. Although I did state that the title says it all, let us take a rundown at all the “Roll Damn Tide” goodness: Alabama-logo shirt on groom? Check Football field [...]

Alabama Fan Gets Giant Crimson Tide Tattoo, Didn't Even Go to the School

College sports are ******* dumb. Fans of college sports are even worse. Fans of college sports who didn't even GO TO THE SCHOOL? Well they have to be among the worst people in the history of the world. Zach Smartt is one such fan who definitely does not live up to his name. A lifelong fan of the University of Alabama, Smartt spent 10.5 hours and 1,700 money dollars to get a giant...

Alabama ranks No. 1 in latest AP poll

Alabama is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, moving past Southern California after its resounding victory against Michigan. The Crimson Tide swayed more than enough voters with its 41-14 win Saturday night in Texas to overtake the preseason No. 1 Trojans, who beat Hawaii 49-10. USC entered that game a 40-point favorite at home. The Tide receives 45 first...

Think you've seen it all? How about a $1,700 Alabama back tattoo?

They say “everything’s bigger in Texas” but when it comes to a love of the local college football team, the biggest, and most passionate group of college football fans reside in Alabama. Alabama fan, Auburn fan, whatever. If you grow up in the Yellowhammer State, chances are you not only care about your football team, but frankly, that you probably care about your football...

An Alabama tattoo artist shares his thoughts on Zack Smartt's $1,700 Crimson Tide tattoo

On Thursday, a story popped up that seemed so crazy, so far-fetched, so entirely out of left field that most fans thought it couldn’t possibly be true. The story? It was about an Alabama fan named Zack Smartt, who spent $1,700… to get this tattoo inked on his back. Yes, that really happened. And yes, it’s a story that could seemingly only happen in the world of...

Saban on McCarron: "He's a perfectionist"

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron is hard on himself and hates to make mistakes. He's a perfectionist, according to Nick Saban. But those are things that have helped him evolve as a player and a leader.

Diehard Alabama Crimson fan sets the standard for fan support

Are you one of the many people out there who have gotten a tattoo that you have regretted down the line? What about a die-hard college sports fan, are you one of those?This picture was released on Twitter and is one fan’s way of showing his love and undying commitment to his college team, the Alabama Crimson Tide.Now, we have all heard about the love affair SEC football fans have...

FSNextTV: WR Deon Johnson

Deon Johnson has been solid to the Alabama Crimson Tide since committing, but he recently revealed that he will take official visits to other schools. Will it affect his pledge?

VIDEO: Alabama injury report

Laken Litman and John Garcia Jr. break down some key injuries the Crimson Tide have suffered this fall camp and which players need to step up to fill the void.

Saban gives Barrett Jones ultimate compliment

When he looks back on all the players he's ever coached, Nick Saban said that Alabama center Barrett Jones is one of the finest players he's ever had the opportunity to be around.

Tide learns lessons in the rain

About halfway through Alabama's final scrimmage of camp, rain and lightening struck, forcing the team to hit the locker room for about 30 minutes. Head coach Nick Saban said that when the weather turned, so did his team's intensity.
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