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Bowl games have no place in the College Football Playoff

Nick Saban wants college football to focus more on the bowls. His biggest fear is that the College Football Playoff is taking too much...
Via Athlon Sports
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Leveling Out Recruiting: Does the SEC Really Want That?

Typically when someone is in control they try their hardest to ensure they don’t give up that control. Recently, the Southeastern Conference (SEC) has been intent on doing just that. It’s widely known that, when it comes to recruiting, the SEC is the big dog. Of course they have inherent advantages, one of which is geography — the majority of the top recruits in the nation...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nick Saban gives Jim McElwain a ringing endorsement

Nick Saban had really high praise for Jim McElwain at the SEC spring meetings. He believes the Florida Gators are in good hands.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban Telling Tall Fishing Tales?

As much as we hate to admit it even head coaches are allowed to take a break from time to time to smell the roses or in Nick Saban's case the fish. It seems that the Alabama head coach went fishing the other night and had some pretty good luck. As the coach tells it he caught five tarpon in an hour, and one of them was so big it knocked him around a little.How big? According to Saban...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Saban says he caught 6-foot, 180-pound fish

When Nick Saban eventually decides to call it quits as a college football coach, he’s going to make one heck of a full-time fisherman.  The Alabama coach did some fishing over the Memorial Day weekend. It went pretty well.  Monday evening, Saban claims he caught a 6-foot, 180-pound tarpon.  Saban: “We caught five tarpon last night at the pass, in like an hour. I caught...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Don't listen to Nick Saban, the bowl system is just fine

Don’t buy it. Don’t buy what Bill Hancock is selling. Don’t buy what the conference commissioners are selling. Certainly...
Via Athlon Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

CFB Playoff committee member calls out Nick Saban

Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban was critical of the College Football Playoff recently, saying that the final few games of the college football season devalued the plethora of bowl games. Well, Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long, who is a chairsperson of the College Football Playoff, sounded off on Saban’s comments. Needless to say, Long threw some shade at the ...
Via Campus Sports Net
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Bride, Florida Fan, Gets Last Laugh On Groom, Alabama Fan, With Orange And Blue Cake

Earlier this morning, we showed you a photo of an Alabama fan’s groom’s cake, which featured head coach Nick Saban, with the BCS trophy in-hand, riding an elephant onto the field at Bryant-Denny Stadium. It turns out the Crimson Tide supporter wasn’t the only person in the wedding party to show a little school pride this past Saturday, however. The groom, Robert Sabin (ridiculous...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Alabama Fan’s Groom’s Cake Features Nick Saban Riding An Elephant With The BCS Trophy

There are some who wish that Alabama would somehow find a way to incorporate a live elephant mascot into its game day tradition. The Crimson Tide fan who had the groom’s cake made below certainly falls into that camp. The below photo shows a cake that an Alabama supporter had made for his wedding – it features head coach Nick Saban, with the BCS trophy in-hand, riding a giant...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Saban discusses Alabama QB competition

A couple weeks into the spring, Alabama’s quarterback competition remains unwon and un-narrowed down.  The Crimson Tide, who went 12-2 last season, falling to Ohio State in the College Football Playoff, need to replace Blake Sims under center. There are five players competing for the starting spot. Senior Jake Coker, redshirt junior Alec Morris, redshirt sophomore Cooper Bateman...
Via College Spun
April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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