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Ahead of their momentous matchup with LSU the weekend after next, Alabama learned its depth has taken a little bit of an injury hit. In a release, the Tide confirmed that freshman offensive tackle Cyrus Kouandjio will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury. Head coach Nick Saban said Kouandjio will require…
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Alabama suffered two significant injuries in Saturday night’s 37-6 victory over Tennessee. A reserve offensive lineman and a back-up linebacker both will miss the upcoming LSU game on Nov.5. Both Cyrus Kouandjio, the offensive lineman who is out for the year, and Alex Watkins, the linebacker who will miss a few weeks, have received a lot of playing time this year.
When Les Miles’ No. 1 LSU Tigers take on Nick Saban’s No. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide on Nov. 5, it will no doubt be the most-watched college football game on television.
The last time two top-ranked college football teams played each other during the regular season was in 2006, when No. 1 Ohio State beat No. 2 Michigan, 42-39.
“It's been a couple of weeks there's been...
On Monday, Alabama head coach Nick Saban got a parking ticket. You’ve most likely had one before, hell, we all have, but when the head coach of one of the nation’s top football team get in trouble with the law, you’re probably going to hear about. In this instance we even got word that this [...]
Alabama's Nick Saban was the featured speaker Monday evening at the New Horizons Credit Union 1st and 10 Club weekly meeting held at Heron Lakes Country Club in Mobile. Presented by the GoDaddy.com Bowl, the head coach of the second ranked BCS Crimson Tide program met briefly with the media for a few comments prior to addressing the sold out audience.
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(Eds: Stands as 1st Ld-Writethru on state lines to update with details, quotes. With AP Photos.) By JOHN ZENOR AP Sports Writer Two weeks of frenzied pre-game buildup. Behind the scenes TV maneuverings. Four-digit ticket prices.
This 1-versus-2 showdown between LSU and Alabama has both the hype and the feel of a game played in January with a title actually on the line instead of...
Seven Alabama players were recognized for their outstanding play by the coaching staff following the Crimson Tide's 37-6 victory Saturday night over Tennessee as announced by head coach Nick Saban. Wide receiver Marquis Maze and offensive guard Alfred McCullough were named players of the week on offense while linebackers Dont'a Hightower, Nico Johnson and Courtney Upshaw...