2015 NFL Draft: Giants Trade up to 33rd Pick, Select Landon Collins

It took until the 15th pick on Thursday night for a trade to go down. That happened with the first pick on Friday night, as the Tennessee Titans traded the 33rd pick to the New York Giants for three picks, including the 40th overall selection. With that 33rd pick, the Giants made the logical decision to select former Alabama safety Landon Collins. Collins is coming off of a terrific...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Landon Collins Wrote A Heartfelt Letter To Everyone Who Affected Him During His Time At Alabama

Landon Collins’ time at Alabama is over. The former Crimson Tide safety is headed to the NFL after spending three years in Tuscaloosa, Ala.  The 6-foot, 222-pound defensive back was a consensus All-American this past season, totaling three interceptions, six passes defended and 98 tackles. Collins helped lead Alabama to a national title and two SEC championships during his time...
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January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Alabama S Landon Collins Will Forego Final Year Of Eligibility, Enter NFL Draft

Alabama’s defense will have a major hole to fill next season.  According to a report by Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports, Crimson Tide junior safety Landon Collins will forego his final year of eligibility and enter the 2015 NFL Draft.  Collins, a 6-foot, 222-pound defensive back, was a consensus All-American this past season. He totaled three interceptions, six passes defended and...
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January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama S Landon Collins Posts Instagram Saying “We About To Have A Party On The Field”, “Ain’t Leaving Without A W”

We’re about four hours away from kickoff at the Sugar Bowl, where No. 1 Alabama (12-1) will take on No. 4 Ohio State (12-1).  The Crimson Tide are favored by more than a touchdown and the majority of the national analysts believe Nick Saban’s squad will be victorious in their battle against Urban Meyer’s Buckeyes.  Alabama junior safety Landon Collins is certainly confident...
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January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama’s Landon Collins Takes Shot At Auburn: “The Fluke Stuff Will Not Happen This Time Around”

We’ve all seen the play at least a dozen times by now. Chris Davis, senior cornerback, made Alabama pay for attempting a 57-yard field goal with one second left on the clock, taking it back 109 yards in one of the greatest college football finishes in history. We’re just two months away from the start of the 2014 season, but it looks like fans and players still can’t stop bringing...
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Alabama safety feuding with Oklahoma

Oklahoma's got bragging rights over SEC kingpin Alabama by virtue of its 45-31 Sugar Bowl win back in January. Crimson Tide safety Landon Collins isn't backing down from a fight online, though. Sadly, this battle has no winners. Except Gabe Ikard. We'll explain later. "Just to hear that we got picked apart by an offense that we shouldn't have been on the field with us, that's a disgrace...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Alabama’s Landon Collins’ Shot At Oklahoma Is One Dumb Twitter Rant

Alabama's Landon Collins took a shot at the Oklahoma Sooners, and then went on one of the dumbest Twitter rants we've seen.
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Alabama football spotlight: Landon Collins

In 2013, Landon Collins, a 5-star recruit on the Alabama football team, stepped up on defense when he replaced HaHa Clinton-Dix due to a suspension, and then again when Vinnie Sunseri sustained a season-ending injury. When Sunseri got injured, the Tide’s defense seemed to be in peril, but Nick Saban moved Collins from special teams to defense, and Collins quickly helped the Tide...
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Landon Collins’ brother Gerald Willis III upsets mother again by picking Florida (Video)

Remember two years ago when five-star high school defensive back recruit Landon Collins committed to Alabama and his mother was incredibly disappointed? Collins is from Louisiana, and his mom is a huge LSU fan. Earlier this week, another one of her sons betrayed her. Gerald Willis III, a top high school defensive end who happens […]
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Landon Collins’ mom April Justin strikes again at UA All-American game

Landon Collins’ mom, April Justin, was back at the 2014 Under Armour All-American game because her second son, Gerald Willis, a 5-star DT recruit out of Louisiana, was playing in the game and picking a school (LSU or Florida). During last year’s event, Justin, who notably appeared upset at her son Landon Collins for picking Alabama over LSU (video below), didn’t appear as angry...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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