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Fisher: “Coker Best Tide Quarterback Ever”

Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher is weighing in on Alabama’s quarterback position. Fisher, a West Virginia native and now national champion, says Florida State transfer Jacob Coker should be the starting quarterback when the Crimson Tide opens the season against West Virginia on August 31st. Fisher went so far to say Coker is the Tide’s best quarterback, ever. “Including...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Pollack: Coker is Alabama's most talented QB of Saban era

GREENSBORO, Ga. -- Jacob Coker or Blake Sims? Who's going to be Alabama's next quarterback now, that A.J. McCarron has exhausted his college eligibility -- while winning a ton of hardware, including two BCS national titles, along the way? Is there a shot Cooper Bateman could join the mix for the Crimson Tide in 2014, making it a three-way competition? According to ESPN college...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

WVU vs Alabama: Why an FSU Transfer Will Likely Win

Whether it’s Alabama’s Jacob Coker or West Virginia’s Clint Trickett, the winning quarterback will likely be a Florida State transfer. Both transferred to their respective schools because of Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston. Mountaineer fans are very familiar with the quarterback situation at WVU. FSU transfer Clint Trickett is the heir apparent unless freshman William...
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Lane Kiffin Jokes With Jimbo Fisher About Landing Jacob Coker, Says “It Must Be Nice To Be That Loaded”

It’s all fun and games before the actual season starts. At last night’s Dex Imaging Football Preview for L’Arche Mobile, a number of high-profile college football coaches were on-hand to give their thoughts about the upcoming season. Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin, who was hired this offseason to replace Doug Nussmeier after he left for Michigan, gave a mini-preview...
Via College Spun
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimbo FIsher believes Jacob Coker will be sucessful at Alabama.

Jacob Coker. Photo via ESPN. How is Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher taking former Seminole backup quarterback Jacob Coker's transfer to Alabama? It doesn't seem to be bothering him too much. In fact, Fisher predicted on Mobile sports talk station WNSP-FM that Coker will have a successful season in Tuscaloosa. "Jacob Coker is an outstanding young man, first and...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacob Coker graduates, arrives in Tuscaloosa to take next step in Alabama QB competition

Jacob Coker's twice-a-week, three-hour drives between Tallahassee and Mobile are officially a thing of the past. Coker made one last road trip over the weekend, trekking a little more than three hours north from Mobile to Alabama's campus. Freshly graduated from Florida State, the Crimson Tide quarterback arrived three weeks before the start of summer semester to make up...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 06, 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 AP on Fox
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

FSU's Jacob Coker free to transfer

Florida State reserve quarterback Jacob Coker has been released from his scholarship and is free to transfer to another program. He is on course to graduate this spring, whereupon he's expected to enroll at Alabama, sources told ESPN. Coker, a redshirt sophomore, met with Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban on Tuesday, according to Steve Mask, Coker's former coach at St. Paul...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Covering Dixie: Jacob Coker, Johnny Manziel, Georgia, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. Still better than your conference.Have a Coker and a smile. Former Florida State quarterback Jacob Coker is reportedly set to to transfer to Alabama. (ESPN)Where Did It All Go Wrong?Former Alabama players try to explain why the wheels of the Crimson Tide finally fell off during the 2013 season. ( is for the questions that don'...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida St backup QB released from scholarship

Florida State quarterback Jacob Coker has been released from his scholarship and is expected to transfer. FSU officials confirmed Coker's decision Wednesday. The sophomore could be eligible to play next season if he graduates this summer. The Alabama native competed with Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston for the starting job last year. Coker played in eight games, mostly...
Via AP on Fox
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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