Found March 26, 2014 on
You think Alabama head football coach Nick Saban is still replaying that loss to Auburn in his head?
Not a chance. Saban is…
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New year, similar story for Alabama's offensive line.
The Crimson Tide heads into the 2014 season with two open spots along the line.
Anthony Steen's graduation and Cyrus Kouandjio's early departure for the NFL have left vacancies at right guard and left tackle.
So once again, the Tide's offensive line has to fill holes and chemistry to gain before the season begins...
Alabama and ESPN officials reached out to Old Dominion athletic director Wood Selig recently, asking if ODU would be interested in playing the Crimson Tide football team in 2015 in the 102,000-seat Bryant-Denny Stadium.
If so, we’ll write you a check for a cool $1.3 million.
But Selig said no, saying ODU’s schedule is full.
In 2015, ODU is slated to play at Eastern Michigan...
Alabama has done very, very well at Sewell-Thomas Stadium this year, but the bar is raised this weekend when the Crimson Tide hosts the nation’s number 9 team in a three-game Southeastern Conference series.
To be fair, Alabama has had only four practice days, only two of them in full gear, as the Crimson Tide got spring practice underway a week before the players joined other students at The University in spring break. That doesn’t necessarily mean that Bama didn’t make progress in those early drills. Indications, though, are that players aren’t exactly sure what the offense is...
NFL Europe was a failed experiment that was intended to expand football and build quality players (via inspiritoo)
Coming out of college, Josh Freeman or Christian Ponder were considered developmental prospects that needed to be brought along slowly to succeed but were instead thrown into the fire, and their inability to thrive led to them losing their starting jobs.
For a moment...
The SEC Network has added former Alabama quarterback Greg McElroy as an analyst. McElroy, who the New York Jets selected in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL draft, announced his retirement from pro football on March 21. McElroy joins Tim Tebow as ESPN continues to fill out its broadcast roster for the new network.
From the official release:
“Greg was an integral member in what...
It was an interesting question; actually a question about questions. “What are the five things to be learned about Alabama’s offense this spring?” There is almost no doubt that Nick Saban’s five would be different than mine because he’s thinking “process” and I’m thinking “results.” Also he probably has dozens of questions.