Amari Cooper gives Alabama players Beats headphones

Former Alabama star Amari Cooper is obviously rooting for his alma mater Monday night against Clemson in the national title game. In fact, he even got the team gifts to help amp them up before the big contest. According to a photo taken by Alabama player Matt Womack’s father, Cooper gave Beats By Dre headphones to every player on the team. The box reads “Finish Strong, Beat...
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January 11, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL Draft profile: Kevin White vs. Amari Cooper

I recently read a Bleacher Report article, by Matt Miller, in which he ranked Kevin White as the number 1 receiver over Amari Cooper. This would come as a shock to most, but I kept my mind open. I decided to delve into some tape of each prospect and compare them. It was only two games each, so it’s a very, very small sampling, but I got a gist of what each receiver is all about...
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: Alabama WR Amari Cooper Meets His Namesake, Coop Dog

Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper’s eye-popping career stats (228 catches, 3, 463 yards and 31 touchdowns in three seasons) earned him an invitation to the Heisman ceremony this season and the adulation of many fans. One fan decided to show his love for Cooper by naming his adopted dog Coop after the projected top-10 NFL Draft Pick. Cooper the wideout and Coop the dog met earlier...
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January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama Football: predicting NFL draft round of departing players

Alabama football sends multiple players to the NFL every year. With so many players leaving the program each year, here is my early look at the players who are likely to leave and in which round they might be drafted. First Round Amari Cooper is a sure thing for a first round pick in this year’s draft. Showing great route running, hands, and great speed, Cooper set himself apart...
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL scouts not in love with Amari Cooper?

In an era where top-shelf wide receivers are valued higher than star running backs, Alabama’s Amari Cooper seems like the perfect NFL prospect. Apparently what you see isn’t always what you get. According to a report from, NFL scouts are not exactly in love with Cooper. In fact, many of them believe Cooper would have been ranked behind Sammy Watkins, Mike Evans and...
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December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

College Football Week 14 Review: Tide Rolls

We stand on the doorstep of the first ever College Football Playoff. The teams have one last week to convince the Playoff Committee that they deserve a shot at the Title. However, before we get there, we have to look back and see what this week taught us exactly, so we know what to look for in this final week of play. 5 Takeaways from Week 14 1. Alabama is Ready for the Playoff...
December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Heisman Trophy Watch: Week 14

The final full slate of games provided some huge performances that shook Week 14’s Heisman Trophy Watch. With only 14 games in Week 15, there is a lot to play for as teams make their final push to get into the inaugural College Football Playoff, which is announced on Dec. 7. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota leads the pack with Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Alabama wide...
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Lane Kiffin starts celebrating Amari Cooper touchdown before it happens (Video)

The verdict is in: Lane Kiffin is much better as an offensive coordinator than head coach. Kiffin called a great second half during Alabama’s Iron Bowl win over Auburn Saturday. His play calls helped the Crimson Tide score five touchdowns in the half. And how well does he know his offense and reads? Check out...Read More
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November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Mississippi State Plans To Play Single-Coverage On Alabama’s Amari Cooper

Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper is generally considered the best at his position in all of college football. In just the 2014 season alone, Cooper has hauled in 79 receptions for 1,215 yards and 10 touchdowns. Twice this year, Cooper has tallied over 200 yards – against Florida and Tennessee. But Wednesday, Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins told reporters...
Via College Spun
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Alabama fan writes in Amari Cooper for Governor of Alabama

Not a fan of any of the candidates running for Governor in your state? You could do what one college football fan did Tuesday and cast a write-in vote for your favorite player. Yep, one Alabama supporter decided that instead of voting for either Parker Griffith or Robert Bentley, he’d write-in Crimson Tide wideout Amari Cooper for the position. Only in Alabama, right? Cooper...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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