Alabama had the most nominees for this season’s Chuck Bednarik Award watch list with four players receiving early honors. Senior safety Eddie Jackson, senior linebackers Reuben Foster and Tim Williams, and senior defensive end Jonathan Allen were named to the preseason watch list. The Big Ten has captured the award a disproportionate number of times. Seven players from the conference...
Via Saturday Down South
2 days ago
The Tide is well represented across a diverse list of awards. Over the past week, the majority of the national awards released preseason watch lists, and Alabama players unsurprisingly garnered plenty of attention. Below is a description of each award and the Tide players to keep an eye on: Bednarik Award, top defensive player: Jonathan Allen, Reuben Foster, Eddie Jackson, Tim...
Via Roll 'Bama Roll
5 days ago
Reuben Foster has lived in the shadow of some great linebackers at Alabama. Now, it’s his turn to shine. There is an ongoing debate on which colleges have a warranted claim to Linebacker U. While the teams highlighted in that debate tend to vary from year to year, Alabama’s linebacker group has consistently been at or near the top of the conversation. With names like Rolando...
Via Roll 'Bama Roll
7 days ago
Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen is typically a pretty good double threat kind of guy. So if Alabama was going to pull out a win against the Razorbacks Saturday night they needed to make sure he didn't feel like running much. With six yards on seven carries late in the fourth it is safe to say they succeeded in doing just that.Hits like this one from linebacker Reuben Foster probably...
Reuben Foster dropped Leonard Fournette with a crushing hit during the Alabama-LSU game on Saturday night.
Leonard Fournette has proven to be every bit the dynamic play-maker they thought he would be when the recruited him. So with the only chance of keeping the Alabama game from going to overtime being a kick return for a touchdown he was a good person to have back there. There was only one problem.Alabama is well aware of his play-making ability too, so they (more like Reuben Foster...
Alabama sophomore linebacker Reuben Foster has made a huge mark on special teams for the Crimson Tide, and that trend continued on Saturday against LSU. After Alabama kicked off following a field goal to tie the game at 13 with three seconds left, Foster came free on kickoff coverage and destroyed LSU’s Leonard Fournette on...Read More
Alabama has landed five-star linebacker prospect Rashaan Evans. The Auburn High School star announced on Wednesday that he chose the Crimson Tide over his hometown team. Evans is rated the nation's top outside linebacker by Rivals.com and Scout.com and had 17 sacks as a senior. It's the second straight year a top-rated Auburn High linebacker signed with Alabama. Last year it was...
Via Associated Press
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