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Amari Cooper wasn’t particularly happy with the play of the offense in Alabama’s season-opening 35-10 win over Virginia Tech. As some of his teammates, he gave credit to the defensive scheme of the Hokies, which included difficult to block blitzes.
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Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper insists this Texas A&M game is not about revenge.
Nick Saban said it's important to keep the approach businesslike and that the football field is no place for trash talk. Quarterback AJ McCarron believes his friendship with Texas A&M counterpart Johnny Manziel is overblown.
The top-ranked Crimson Tide and No. 6 Aggies are finally getting...
It seems that the Alabama Crimson Tide fans are taking their rematch with the Texas A&M Aggies very seriously. Otey’s Tavern, a bar in Mountain Brook’s Crestline Village, created a 30-inch high Johnny Manziel Piñata for customers to take a shot at during their Wednesday night trivia.
“We don’t know what we are going to do with it besides hang it up...
At SEC Media Day, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel initially said that A.J. McCarron did not wake him up on the Saturday morning at the Manning Camp that led to Manziel’s being dismissed. Manziel and AJ McCarron were roommates in Louisiana that fateful weekend.
That’s why Manziel missed the meeting that got him kicked out of the Manning Passing Camp. There are many holes...
Apparently it doesn't take much to become a quasi-celebrity of sorts. You just need to do something stupid and post it online or worse--promise to do something stupid at, oh say one of the biggest events in recent history for your college.
That seems to work; or at least that's the assumption that a certain student at Texas A&M is working under.
Preview and predictions of the Alabama Crimson Tide vs the Texas A&M Aggies showdown in College Station. Who is going to win the game?
On September 3rd, at 2:00 pm CT, Kenny Bell, one of Alabama’s best wide receivers, made an announcement on Twitter by tweeting several times that he was retiring his senior year. He tweeted: “…It’s been a nice run but I’m hanging up my cleats,” as well as tweeting: “Time to focus on my responsibilities MY KIDS.” He sent an encouraging tweet to all of his teammates...
Alabama Coach Nick Saban announced Monday that redshirt freshman defensive end Dalvin Tomlinson had "a very successful surgery," but that Tomlinson would be lost to the Crimson Tide for a long period.
Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. All your crystal football are belong to us.
This week's Game of the Century.
The hype machine over next Saturday's Alabama vs. Texas A&M game kicks into hyperspeed with Andrew Gribble's look at how Alabama's running game will deal with Texas A&M's run defense. (Al.com)
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I get on ESPN for beating us in the head with things that aren’t necessary (like the way they hyped Clowney), so to be fair I have to do the same to other networks, in this case CBS. According to Richard Deitsch in his SI Media column, CBS will have “Johnny Cam” for the much anticipated Texas A&M vs. Alabama matchup. They are calling it Johnny Cam. For the mega-showdown...
So who is the coach who thinks Texas A&M is the nation’s best college football team? Well, let’s see. Nick Saban has a vote. The Aggies got one vote for number one in this week’s polls. Alabama suffered not at all despite not playing a game last week.
Do they still control the Tide?
The five biggest stories that the CBR staff will be watching this week:
1. Alabama, Texas A&M squaring off for SEC supremacy?
The college football season is only a couple weeks old, but the game of the year has already arrived. The eyes of the college football world will turn to College Station Saturday afternoon for a hotly anticipated...
The Johnny Manziel saga is going to be reaching a fever pitch on Saturday in College Station, when during the Alabama-Texas A&M game, CBS will have a camera focused solely on the Aggies' quarterback all game. Check out this blurb from Richard Deitsch's weekly SI media column.
They are calling it Johnny Cam. For the mega-showdown this Saturday at Kyle Field between...
It seems an unlikely place to look for connections, this Alabama vs. Texas A&M match-up. After all, the teams have played against one another in football only five times. Bama leads the series, 3-2, but the biggest wins for the Crimson Tide may have come in coaching tie-ins. And the winner in that arena has clearly been Alabama.
We are fast approaching the HUUUUUUUUUUUUGE SEC battle Texas A&M and the Alabama Crimson Tide on Saturday in College Station. Bammer fans have waited for this day since last year, when Johnny Manziel became a household name and led the Aggies to an upset of the eventual BCS champions in Tuscaloosa. One bar in Birmingham is attempting to lure fans and customers in with an interesting...
Paul Finebaum trolled Texas, Mack Brown and their fans about Nick Saban coming to Texas (the state). Apparently, he also trolled Sports Illustrated and they have some egg on their face.Read more →