Posted October 03, 2012 on
On the SEC Coaches Teleconference Wednesday morning, Alabama head coach Nick Saban gave his opinion of no-huddle offenses and asked if having such a fast-paced game is how we want football to be.

Nick Saban still says Alabama isn't "invincible."

Nick Saban, man of utter humility. Via A few weeks ago Alabama head football coach Nick Saban tried to deflate the idea that his team was invincible by claiming that the Crimson Tide could be beaten by Western Kentucky. One 35-0 defeat of the Hilltoppers, two shutouts of Arkansas and Florida Atlantic, and a 33-14 defeat of Ole Miss later, a lot of people may still have...

Nick Saban accuses Alabama special teams of going "rat trap."

Never let it be said that Alabama head football coach Nick Saban is at a loss for words in a press conference. In fact, he had quite a few words concerning the newer players on the Tide's special teams, not many of which were seemingly complementary. "We're coaching one thing and they're doing something else. Downstairs on the board, it says you have to...

Alabama coach Nick Saban on the no-huddle offense and its fairness

The no-huddle offense has become a staple in the college football world of today; you only have to look at Oregon and West Virginia for examples. Both schools are effectively scoring lots of points by lining up and running play after play after play without breaking for a huddle. Lots of teams have begun faking injuries just to give their defenses time to rest, which is obviously...

We now own this “HAIL SABAN” shirt

Big thanks to @NicoRBR for telling us how to purchase this “HAIL SABAN” shirt in size fat. It should be coming in the mail shortly. It will go nicely with out collection of Tyler Bray’s back tattoo t-shirt to make Cape Canaveral have no idea who our real team is.  I need someone to make a funny Florida Gator t-shirt to go along with our collection of the Tyler Bray Tennessee...

Alabama’s DeAndrew White and Dee Hart lose their seasons to injury.

The Alabama Crimson Tide took a knock today when head coach Nick Saban announced that as predicted that they will be without both deep threat DeAndrew White and running back Dee Hart for the remainder of the year. “The MRI indicated that both Dee and DeAndrew sustained knee injuries that will require surgery and they will be out for the year,” Saban said in a statement. Please...

Nick Saban rips no-huddle offense, says it’s a way to get players hurt

Some teams work with the no-huddle offense and others don’t. Most coaches prepare their defenses to face the no-huddle regardless of whether they use it or not, but rarely will you hear someone criticize it as being bad for the game. It’s things like that that make Nick Saban so unusual.Saban understands why teams run the no-huddle, but he sounds like he wishes it didn’t exist...

Saban: Turnovers were difference in game

After Alabama beat Ole Miss 33-14 Saturday, head coach Nick Saban said the key to victory was forcing turnovers. The Crimson Tide has 15 takeaways so far season and rank third nationally in turnover margin.

Nick Saban reaction, Tyler Bray, Kiehl Frazier vs Arkansas, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew  - The SWRT roundup of SEC news. When Nick Saban talks... Reaction from college football coaches and pundits from around the nation regarding Alabama head football coach Nick Saban's comments on the no-huddle offense in college football. ( Dear Tyler... Mark Wiedmer writes an open letter to Tennessee star quarterback Tyler Bray telling...

The weary not resting during bye week

Notebook: Alabama head coach Nick Saban said there’s “lots of catching up to do” during the team's bye week.

Nick Saban questions the no-huddle offense's place in college football.

Many college football coaches are known for being good for a quote or two, such as Tennessee's Derek Dooley or Washington State's Mike Leach. Then there's Alabama head football coach Nick Saban, who while not the soundbite machine Dooley or Leach are, can throw a doozy of a statement that can make people actually stop and think about what he's saying. Such is the...

Week 5: College Football Top 10

Top 10 College Football Rankings: 1. Alabama – ‘Bama hosted and Ole Miss and as the Tide do, they “Rolled.” Nick Saban has his team playing some incredible football and while they played a couple of soft teams along the way, they have handled them.  Their defense is stifling and makes it extremely tough for other teams to score.  While ‘Bama has the weekend off, I’m...

The Dirty Dozen and Bottom of the Barrel: Can't Touch This!

Only in the world of College Football is it Headline News when Alabama coach Nick Saban says: "There's too much scoring". And while as a coach, he's probably not wrong, from a fan and TV viewers perspective...he's certifiably insane. Okay, even without saying that...he's still insane. Crap...I hope the state of Alabama doesn't attempt to...

Shootouts become early norm in SEC

The defensive-minded Southeastern Conference is generating headlines more for shootouts than shutouts. The league that has won six straight national titles largely on the backs of powerful defenses had two teams combine for 1,000 yards Saturday afternoon. Then it happened again. Texas A&M racked up 716 yards and 58 points in a rout of Arkansas, which piled up 515 yards. Then...

College Football’s 10 Best Current Coaching Rivalries

With all of the back and forth between Ohio State’s Urban Meyer and Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio, it’s clear there is some bad blood between these Big Ten coaches. But these two are not alone. There are coaches all over the nation who share a little bad blood. Here are the top 10 going today. 10. Will Muschamp vs. Kevin Sumlin Before even playing an SEC game, Will Muschamp...
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