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AJ McCarron has the opportunity to do something that has never been done, which is to lead his Alabama Crimson Tide football team to three consecutive national championships. That is not an easy thing to do. None of it. It’s difficult to win one national championship. It’s difficult to be the starting quarterback for the Crimson Tide.

Alabama Football: Doug Nussmeier looks to improve in ‘year two’

In 2012, the University of Alabama set records for rushing and passing with 68 combined touchdowns. Total offense marked 6,237 yards by November. The man at the helm of it all, quarterback AJ McCarron had one of the best seasons a player in his position has ever had. He set a record for 30 single season touchdowns and did it with a 67.2 percent completion rating. As a whole, Alabama’s...

Report: McCarron OK after foot scare

Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron left Saturday's scrimmage after his foot was stepped on, according to the Tuscaloosa News. However, the injury is considered minor. Coach Nick Saban told the newspaper that McCarron should be ready to return to practice Monday. Before leaving, McCarron was 13 of 21 passing for 267 yards. He threw three touchdowns and an interception. McCarron...

A.J. McCarron bruised his foot in fall practice.

While news of South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney's shoulder injury and the ongoing did-he-or-didn't-he controversy involving Texas A&M starting quarterback Johnny Manziel got the most attention in the SEC Universe in recent days, an injury to a notable player went all but unnoticed. Alabama starting A.J. McCarron reportedly suffered a bruised ankle during fall...

Young fan gaga over Katherine Webb

For a young boy, there's very often a starry-eyed look that accompanies him getting an autograph from his sports hero. Alabama QB AJ McCarron's girlfriend, Katherine Webb, on the other hand, seems to inspire a different set of feelings. [ PHOTOS: College football's hottest cheerleaders gallery ] In a recent Instagram post, Webb called the smiling young man "one...

Saban: LB Trey DePriest facing short suspension

Alabama coach Nick Saban says starting inside linebacker Trey DePriest has been suspended ''for a short time.'' Saban said Tuesday that DePriest violated team rules and could be back as soon as a week. The Crimson Tide opens Aug. 31 against Virginia Tech. Saban didn't elaborate on what the linebacker did but says ''it wasn't a very smart thing to...

Paul Finebaum is back on the air: CALLERS!

Paul Finebaum is back and he started out his new show with a tribute to the callers so … here you go. Let there be callers. Related Posts Paul Finebaum goes silent for three months Alabama Governor Robert Bentley upset with Saban’s play-calling Iowa State’s Paul Rhoads’ Broken Headset Auctioned

Bama linebacker DePriest suspended

Alabama coach Nick Saban says starting inside linebacker Trey DePriest has been suspended ''for a short time.'' Saban said Tuesday that DePriest violated team rules and could be back as soon as a week. The Crimson Tide opens Aug. 31 against Virginia Tech. Saban didn't elaborate on what the linebacker did but said, ''It wasn't a very smart thing to...

Video: Herm Edwards Humbles Alabama Football Team With Awesome Pep Talk

Last week, ESPN’s Herm Edwards stopped by the University of Alabama to take in some of the Crimson Tide’s fall football practice. After practice, he had a chance to speak to the team, with the intent of both humbling and inspiring the players — I think he accomplished those goals. Edwards talks about working hard, sacrifice, his biggest accomplishment as a player, and more...

Alabama suspends starting LB Trey DePriest for violation of team rules

The Alabama Crimson Tide has announced a suspension for starting inside linebacker Trey DePriest following an undisclosed violation of team rules.

Alabama indefinitely suspends starting LB

Alabama has suspended its starting linebacker, Trey DePriest, for a violation of team rules. The news was announced by Alabama coach Nick Saban on Tuesday. Nick Saban said that in a press conference that DePriest could be back in "as soon as a week", and added that suspended tight end Malcolm Faciane's 30-day suspension was over, and the player was back with the team...

Video: Herm Edwards gives intense motivational speech to Alabama Crimson Tide

Former Jets and Chiefs coach Herm Edwards was in Tuscaloosa in order to give the 2013-14 edition of the Alabama Crimson Tide a motivational speech.

Photo: Katherine Webb Apparently Made One Young Fan VERY Excited

One young Alabama fan couldn’t contain his joy when he met model Katherine Webb this weekend. Something tells me he’s not just excited about getting Webb’s autograph.   A.J. McCarron better watch out. [The Big Lead]

Talley wins US Women's Amateur

Emma Talley gave the Southeastern Conference something else to shout about. The rising Alabama sophomore won the U.S. Women's Amateur on Sunday, beat Yueer Cindy Feng 2 and 1 at the Country Club of Charleston. "Thanks everybody. You were all awesome and `Roll Tide,'" she told the crowd after closing out Feng on the next-to-last hole in the 36-hole final. The...

Katherine Webb made one young Alabama fan a happy camper

Katherine Webb and A.J. McCarron better step up the game if they want to Jason Dufner and Amanda Boyd as Alabama’s No.1 couple. That could mean signing more autographs and taking pictures likes these, Webb. [The Big Lead]

Scarbrough now at IMG

Crimson Tide commitment Bo Scarbrough is now officially at Bradenton (Fla.) IMG Academy. Here is a press released issued by the school.
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