Posted January 29, 2012 on
Tim Williams, defensive end from Baton Rouge-University, La., is one of the top defenders in the Bayou State. He was recently offered by the top two defensive teams in the country. Williams attended Junior Day at Alabama on Saturday where he had a great meeting with Nick Saban.

Nick Saban Recruited Landon Collins Girlfriend?

We all remember watching Landon Collins pick the Alabama Crimson Tide over the LSU Tigers, and how his mom reacted on national television, and how his girlfriend was standing behind him smiling the whole time because she knows there is one thing that can defeat all mother’s opinions. According to an article published on, [...]

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Landon Collins, recruiting, and Krystal.

(Covering Dixie Like Mildew is the SWRT roundup of SEC news, with the occasional pesky Southern school from another conference.) Mother...

SEC getting richer by winning recruiting wars

How do you win six straight BCS Championships? By consistently showing up with the best players, that's how. And you consistently field the best players by winning the recruiting wars year after year, something schools throughout the SEC have become extremely adroit at doing for more than a decade. It doesn't look like that is going to change. With National Signing Day...

Football. TideTV will Air National Signing Day Show from 9-11 a.m. Wednesday

The University of Alabama will produce a two-hour National Signing Day Show on TideTV that can be viewed from 9-11 a.m. on and beginning at 11 a.m. on WVUA. Alabama head coach Nick Saban will then wrap up the day's proceedings with a press conference at 4 p.m. in the Naylor Stone Media Room.

Tide offered with a twist

Carl Lawson, defensive end from Alpharetta-Milton, Ga., received news from Alabama head coach Nick Saban during the Junior Day visit. The news came with a twist.

Meeting Of The Minds: What's The Value Of Recruiting Rankings?

Alright. Signing day is coming up tomorrow and we'll see the fans go crazy over their school's big signings and even crazier over the guys they don't get. All this freaking begs the question: How much credence should be placed on these "star" rankings that we see from the big three services, Scout, Rivals and ESPN? Do fans place too much emphasis on the...
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