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If there is an Alabama player who came into his own in the nick of time it is Kevin Norwood. Not only did the upcoming junior wide receiver have a big game in New Orleans when Marquis Maze was lost to a hamstring injury, he is one of the most experienced returning men at a position that is rebuilding for 2012.
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Alabama coach Nick Saban has parlayed the Crimson Tide's second national championship in three years into a raise and contract extension.
The university's board of trustees approved a two-year extension for Saban on Monday that will run through Jan. 31, 2020. He'll receive $5.32 million in 2012 with a $50,000 raise next year and $100,000 annually after that.
Charles Jefferson…just the type of student Nick Saban High will be looking for
The naming of a new high school seems like it would be a relatively mundane and somewhat regimented task. You’d usually name the school after the town, or the area, or a dead president, or a dead astronaut, or any assortment of dead local school administrators, and that’d be the long and short...
We all know in Alabama, football is right up there with your religion and your children. Some would say that either Auburn or Alabama football is their religion. And the players for each school? They’re like children. So in other words, it’s pretty important in the eyes of the citizen of Alabama.So it makes perfect sense that when a committee was tasked with naming a new high...
One can guess that there wasn’t a lot of discussion when The University of Alabama Board of Trustees Compensation Committee met Monday to discuss the contracts of Crimson Tide Football Coach Nick Saban and his staff. Someone may have said, “Pass me the rubber stamp, please.” And who could blame them for rushing to get Saban signed up for a couple more years?
Robert Lester looks around and doesn’t see any starting teammates from the 2011 team in the Alabama secondary. But Lester’s not concerned. The upcoming fifth-year senior safety is more than a glass-half-full kind of guy. He sees hard work filling the glass.
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It had to happen. As you can tell from the picture on the left, somebody finally figured out a way to combine two of the South's biggest obsessions - college football and fried chicken - with a new brand that celebrates both. Championship Chicken, developed by Premier Food Group of Guntersville, Al., features college-specific packaging. Naturally...
Alabama Coach Nick Saban said the new contract provided him and most members of his coaching staff means that he will finish his coaching career with the Crimson Tide and that Bama will remain competitive.
The Alabama baseball team dropped the opening game of its Southeastern Conference series versus No. 17 Mississippi, falling to the Rebels by a score of 11-7 on Friday night at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. With the loss, the Crimson Tide falls to 8-14 and 0-4 in the SEC, while Mississippi improves to 16-6 and 2-2 in SEC play.
Brett Booth’s two-out, two-run walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning propelled the Alabama baseball team to a dramatic, 3-2, win over the No. 17-ranked Mississippi Rebels on Saturday at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. With the victory the Crimson Tide improves to 9-14 on the season and 1-4 in Southeastern Conference play while the Rebels fall to 16-7 (2-3 SEC).
Bo Scarborough, running back from Tuscaloosa-Northridge, Ala., spent Friday afternoon at the Alabama football practice facility watching the Crimson Tide. The elite 2014 prospect talked of his short drive to campus. More than 1,400 high school football coaches were also in town for the weekend.
The final game of this weekend’s Southeastern Conference series went to No. 17 Mississippi, as the Rebels posted an 8-4 win over Alabama on Sunday afternoon at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. With the win, Mississippi earned a series win, taking two of the three games. With the loss, the Crimson Tide to 9-15overall and 1-5 in SEC play. The Rebels improve to 17-7 (3-3 SEC).