Report: Former Alabama quarterback John Parker Wilson helps with bowl prep

Nick Saban has made the most of the loophole that allows him to use former Alabama quarterbacks on the scout team for weekly preparation, despite criticism. He didn’t stop that for the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl, either. According to a report from Matt Zenitz of, Saban enlisted the help of former QB John Parker Wilson to serve as the scout team quarterback emulating Washington...
Via SEC Country
December 31, 2016

Film Room: How Alabama and Auburn match up on film

What will Alabama and Auburn be looking for this week in the film room as they prepare for another epic installment of the nation's greatest rivalry, the Iron Bowl? Cole Cubelic and John Parker Wilson join us to break down the Crimson Tide and Tigers and show us what they see on film that gives each team a shot to pull off a huge win and take home bragging rights for another year.
Via Alabama Crimson Tide Athletics
November 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Brian Kelly calls it ‘ludicrous’ to use former players on the scout team as Alabama did

During Saturday’s LSU-Alabama game, it was revealed that former Crimson Tide players John Parker Wilson and Trent Richardson worked on Alabama’s scout team offense in the week leading up to the big game. For what seemed to be just an anecdote from the CBS crew calling the game, it apparently turned a lot of heads. Since this idea was released to the public, other college coaches...
Via The Comeback
November 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Former Alabama QB John Parker Wilson discusses working with scout team last week

Alabama has used former QB Blake Sims to simulate Texas A&M QB Trevor Knight and former RB Trent Richardson to simulate LSU RB Leonard Fournette during practice in recent weeks. Apparently, Richardson had some company. Former Alabama QB John Parker Wilson simulated LSU QB Danny Etling in practice last week, too. While talking about his experience in the above video, Wilson said...
Via Saturday Down South
November 10, 2016

WATCH: John Parker Wilson details his experience on Alabama scout team prior to LSU game

Several SEC coaches were asked during Wednesday’s SEC teleconference what they thought of Alabama using former players on its scout teams to help with preparation. Former Alabama quarterback John Parker Wilson was asked the same thing by’s Lauren Sisler, and gave a first-hand account of the experience. Parker Wilson played for the Crimson Tide from 2005-08 where he passed...
Via SEC Country
November 10, 2016

Film Room: Alabama's offense is becoming more dangerous every week

Alabama has found all sorts of ways to score on offense and defense this season. As the Crimson Tide is gearing up to head to Baton Rouge, former Alabama quarterback John Parker Wilson and's Lauren Sisler take a look at some plays from the Tide's win over Texas A&M, and discuss how the team can keep LSU (and the rest of their upcoming opponents) on their toes.
Via Alabama Crimson Tide Athletics
November 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Film Room: Can Alabama find creative ways to move the ball against Ole Miss?

Alabama had some trouble getting the run game going during Weeks 1 and 2 against Southern Cal and Western Kentucky. Former Alabama QB John Parker Wilson and's Lauren Sisler break down some notable plays, and discuss how the Crimson Tide has found other ways to move the ball downfield. Has Jalen Hurts racked up enough experience to handle the pressure in Week 3, as the Tide heads to Oxford?
Via Alabama Crimson Tide Athletics
September 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Film Room: Is Alabama's secondary a match for USC's receivers?

As the first game of the season approaches, former Alabama QB John Parker Wilson and's Lauren Sisler discuss what challenges the Crimson Tide may face against Southern Cal. Are Bama's DBs a match for USC's veteran receivers?
Via Alabama Crimson Tide Athletics
August 30, 2016  |  Discuss

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