Posted March 17, 2013 on
There are 24 ribs in the human body, 12 on each side. Four of those (two on each side) are not connected to the sternum. They are called floaters. Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron could tell you about having floaters that sometimes seemed to be on a cruise while he was trying to play football. His ribs were popping out of place.

Katherine Webb: “There’s more to me than just a girl in a swimsuit” (Video)

Katherine Webb, the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition model and Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron’s girlfriend, is appearing on the ABC celebrity diving show “Splash." But she wants you to know that there’s more to her than meets the eye.

Katherine Webb jumps off 10 meter diving board on 'Splash' (Video)

Katherine Webb, girlfriend of Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model, is one of 10 contestants on the new ABC reality show Splash. The diving competition premieres this Tuesday, March 19th, and also features NBA Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabaar and Detroit Lions defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh. In a preview of Splash recently made...

A.J. McCarron gives his girlfriend Katherine Webb media tips on how to leave him in the future

Somebody tell this kid his girl is as good as gone if he doesn’t become a star in the NFL. No one cares who you are, A.J. McCarron, the name Katherine Webb has surpassed you. Given the history of Alabama quarterbacks, if A.J. doesn’t turn out to be Joe Namath, he’s got problems, and if he doesn’t get to the Pro-Bowl in his first year like Andrew Luck… kiss the girl goodbye...

Covering Dixie: A.J. McCarron feels old, Butch Jones, Hugh Freeze, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - SEC news and notes.  Feels Like Forever. Alabama starting quarterback A.J. McCarron says that he feels like he's been in Tuscaloosa "15 years." ( Mister Jones and me tell each other fairy tales. Ivan Maisel looks at the challenges facing first-year Tennessee head football coach Butch Jones during his first spring practice...

Top 10 players NFL Draft 2013: Big men atop the class

Luke Joeckel The Kansas City Chiefs introduced their new quarterback on Wednesday and now they will need somebody to protect him. The Chiefs acquired Alex Smith from the San Francisco 49ers in a trade and hope the top overall pick from the 2005 draft will lead the team back to the playoffs.In order to do that, the Chiefs must upgrade their offensive line and they can do that by using...

Alabama Crimson Tide 2013 Spring Football Preview

Alabama opens spring practice as a heavy favorite to win the 2013 national championship. And with 14 starters back, there’s not much for the...

Alabama Football Goes Back To Work

On Saturday, Alabama’s football team returned to the practice field for the first time since the Crimson Tide won the 2012 national championship and Crimson Tide Coach Nick Saban seemed to be generally pleased.

Alabama hits the field for its first 2013 Spring practice and we’ve got a video of it

The Alabama Crimson Tide opened up Spring practices on Saturday, and coach Nick Saban's squad is looking to defend its national championship.

Alabama Baseball Blasts Tennessee

Alabama had three batsmen in a row hit by pitches in the first inning against Tennessee at Sewell-Thomas Stadium Sunday. The Crimson Tide surrounded those “hits” with hits of their own in an eight-run first and went on to a 15-1 victory to take the opening Southeastern Conference series of the year.

Alabama gets No. 1 seed in NIT

Alabama was snubbed by the NCAA Tournament selection committee, but earned a No. 1 seed in the National Invitation Tournament. The Crimson Tide will host Northeastern Tuesday at 8 p.m. CT.

Alabama wants McGraw

River Ridge (La.) John Curtis Christian defensive back Mattrell McGraw made the trip to Tuscaloosa this weekend for a meeting with Alabama head coach Nick Saban and ace recruiter Burton Burns. What went down at the meeting? Get the details inside...

Florida ends Alabama's SEC tourney run

Alabama gave up a 10-point lead in the second half as Florida went on a 15-0 run to beat the Crimson Tide 61-51, ending their shot at a conference title and maybe even the NCAA and NIT tournaments.

Alabama Baseball Boots One Away

Alabama’s furious comeback in the late stages fell short, as four errors proved too much for the Crimson Tide overcome as they suffered a 7-6 loss to the Tennessee Volunteers on Saturday night from Sewell-Thomas Stadium. The Crimson Tide falls to 10-9 overall and 1-1 in the SEC, and the Volunteers move to 10-8 and 1-1 in conference play.

NIT Match-Up Has Very Little History

One can’t help but wonder if C.M. Newton, head of the NIT, thought about that 1979 Alabama-Northeastern game in Newton’s last year as coach of the Crimson Tide. Sunday night it was announced that Bama, a number one seed, would host Northeastern, a number eight seed, in the first round of this year’s National Invitation Tournament.

Florida basketball rolls Alabama Crimson Tide on way to SEC Tournament Championship game

The Florida Gators (26-6) advanced to the final of the SEC basketball tournament today by beating the Alabama Crimson Tide (21-12), 61-51.
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