Jacob Coker sister: Shelley Spires is a volleyball player

Shelley Spires, the half-sister of Jacob Coker, drew a lot of attention during the Cotton Bowl Thursday night between Alabama and Michigan State. As the Crimson Tide did well, ESPN cameras showed Coker’s family on TV. Spires was fired up over her brother throwing a touchdown pass to make it 17-0 in the third quarter: You gotta love the No. 14 jersey she had on. Spires is also...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama QB Jacob Coker’s Mom Is Not Very Fond Of New DC Jeremy Pruitt

Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker may have transferred from Florida State, but he was once a Crimson Tide target on the recruiting trail after committing to the Seminoles. Then-defensive backs coach and newly-hired defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt, who was in Tallahassee with Coker, was his recruiter. It’s funny how things to come around. But Coker’s mother isn’t laughing...
Via College Spun
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

College playoff: Five teams that helped themselves, Week 5

5. Clemson The Tigers were the first foil of Notre Dame’s, “Thank goodness we play a bunch of ACC teams now!” tour. It wasn’t perfect, and ND probably should practice like occasionally, it’s allowed to rain when football is going on … but the Tigers did what they needed to do when they needed to do it (aided by odd situational calls by Brian Kelly) and pretty much the...
Via The Student Section
October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jacob Coker Hits Calvin Ridley For 50-Yard TD

The Georgia Bulldogs are being absolutely manhandled by the Alabama Crimson Tide. The game went into halftime with Alabama leading Georgia 24-3. Crimson Tide quarterback Jacob Coker has been slinging the rock all over the field. In the first half, Coker completed 7-of-8 passes for 158 yards and a touchdown. Speaking of his touchdown pass, check out how it went down. Coker and Calvin...
Via Gamedayr
October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Alabama Extends Big Lead With 50-Yard Touchdown From Jake Coker To Calvin Ridley

Alabama is having no trouble between the hedges today. The Crimson Tide have scored two touchdowns in quick succession, with a blocked punt, and now a perfect Jacob Coker play action fake bomb to Calvin Ridley from midfield. Coker sells the fake to Kenyon Drake well, and finds Ridley streaking behind the Dawgs secondary for the 50 yard touchdown. I think the dynasty might be okay...
Via College Spun
October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama QB Jacob Coker suffers foot injury in practice

By Matt Lombardi Alabama senior quarterback Jacob Coker was nowhere to be found on Monday morning when the Crimson Tide opened up practice to the media. We now know the reason why. Coker, who is battling a number of other signal-callers for the starting position, injured his foot and will miss several days of practice. The injury isn’t considered serious, but it certainly can’t...
Via College Spun
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama Football: Video: 4-Star QB Recruit Jake Fromm Is Excited About Throwing With Jacob Coker

Jake Fromm, a four-star recruit out of Georgia, is ranked as one of the ten best pro-style quarterbacks in the country, by 247Sports. Fromm, who holds an offer from Alabama, recently had the chance to throw with Crimson Tide quarterback Jacob Coker. He tweeted out video of the cool opportunity, and is now a big fan of Coker’s. Threw with Jacob Coker, what a great guy hope he...
Via College Spun
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama football recruiting: Blake Barnett and his weapons

Alabama football recruiting remains a well-oiled machine. In every recruiting class there will be a dynamic quarterback. With every quarterback he will be surrounded with dynamic weapons to stretch the field for him for years to come. Before national signing day Bama has its quarterback, but only has two weapons for him so far in this class. However this trio will put on a show whenever...
Via isportsweb.com
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama Football Recruiting: Another great class is on the way

The rich keep getting richer as Alabama football is well on their way to another great recruiting class. The Crimson Tide look to bring in a number of top recruits to help fill the void of departing players. Restocking at every position, this class is led by the number one dual threat quarterback, Blake Barnett, and the number one receiver, Calvin Ridley. Blake Barnett Blake Barnett...
Via isportsweb.com
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Florida State QB Coker visits Alabama

Former Florida State quarterback Jacob Coker was in Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Saturday as he considers transferring to Alabama. Coker, who is from Mobile, Ala., backed up Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston this past season. The sophomore played sparingly and injured his knee late in the year. Shortly after Florida State won the national title, the school released him from his scholarship...
Via Associated Press
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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