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Highlights of UK’s win over Alabama and Marlana VanHoose Singing National Anthem

Before the Kentucky Wildcats tipped off vs. Alabama, Marlana VanHoose provided another amazing performance with her singing of the National Anthem. From there, the Cats took care of the Crimson Tide en route to a 70-55 win.     ____________________________________ Want to continue this Kentucky Wildcats discussion? Subscribe to our RSS feed to always be […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

LSU Fans Hacked An Alabama Assistant Coach’s Twitter Account

It’s been less than a week that new Alabama defensive backs coach Mel Tucker has been on the job. But it looks like he’s already become the victim of a rival team’s fan base having a little bit of fun on Twitter. Tucker joined the social media network on January 27, and sent out a few pro-Crimson Tide tweets in the days that followed. But over the past 18 hours, his account...
Via College Spun
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

BBL: Alabama gets another shot at knocking off No. 1

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Alabama coach Anthony Grant previews rematch with Kentucky, reports Tide will be without Ricky Tarrant, reports Ken Rogers of Dothan Eagle. Bama wants a better result, reports Cliff Kirkpatrick of Montgomery Advertiser. Alabama gets … Continue reading →
Via John Clay's Sidelines
1 day ago

Alabama-Kentucky Preview

Kentucky had little trouble earlier this month in its visit against an improved Alabama team. In Saturday night's rematch at Rupp Arena, the top-ranked Wildcats will face a Crimson Tide squad that's mired in a slump and won't have one of its leading scorers available. Kentucky (20-0, 7-0 SEC) led by double digits for much of the final 28 minutes in a 70-48 rout of Alabama on Jan...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Nick Saban Sent Both Of His Coordinators To See A Recruit For The First Time Ever

Alabama head coach Nick Saban has recruited, and signed, a lot of highly-rated prospects during his time in Tuscaloosa. Still, he had never sent both of his coordinators to visit a recruit at the same time, until today. Baker County (Fla.) Glen St. five-star defensive end CeCe Jefferson received a visit from Tide OC Lane Kiffin and DC Kirby Smart. Here’s a photo of the trio at...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Saban Shoots Straight About Defensive Staff Shakeup

Nick Saban, ever the straight shooter, commented on Alabama's hiring of Mel Tucker as DBs coach.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Grant’s Tomb: It’s Time For Alabama Basketball To Move On

The circumstances under which Anthony Grant became the head basketball coach at the University of Alabama are, weirdly enough, the very reasons why the Crimson Tide need to start fresh with a new basketball coach at season’s end. Following a loss at home on Tuesday night to Billy Donovan and the Florida Gators, it’s clear more than ever that Grant is not working out in Tuscaloosa...
Via The Student Section
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Quarterback Blake Sims Confirms NFL Combine Invite

Alabama quarterback Blake Sims put up stellar numbers (3,487 passing yards, 28 touchdowns and 10 interceptions) in his lone year starting in Tuscaloosa. He also set the Crimson Tide record for single-game passing yardage. Still, his lack of prototypical size and background as a running back — where he played as a freshman at ‘Bama in 2011 — led to some speculation he would...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Alabama WR Amari Cooper Meets His Namesake, Coop Dog

Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper’s eye-popping career stats (228 catches, 3, 463 yards and 31 touchdowns in three seasons) earned him an invitation to the Heisman ceremony this season and the adulation of many fans. One fan decided to show his love for Cooper by naming his adopted dog Coop after the projected top-10 NFL Draft Pick. Cooper the wideout and Coop the dog met earlier...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Lane Kiffin to Return as Alabama's Offensive Coordinator in 2015

The 2014 season for the Alabama Crimson Tide was one of the best offensive seasons they have had in their rich 100 plus year history. The one secret ingredient that was thought to help boost that increase in offense was offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin.He had been rumored to possibly be on the move this offseason, but late last week it was announced that Kiffin would return as Alabama’s...
Via Football Nation
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kahlil McKenzie, A 5-Star DT Committed To Tennessee, Takes A Shot At Alabama, Vanderbilt

If you’re going to talk trash about a rival school, you better be able to back it up. Khalil McKenzie Jr. will have the opportunity to do so in coming years.  McKenzie, a five-star defensive tackle committed to Tennessee, does not appear to be too fond of a couple of his soon-to-be SEC rivals. The 6-foot-4, 320-pound defensive lineman, ranked the No. 6 player in the country by...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Lane Kiffin nixes NFL gig to stay as Alabama OC

Lane Kiffin has announced that he will stay as Alabama's offensive co-ordinator, turning his back on the opportunity to move into the NFL and grab the same position at the San Francisco 49ers. Kiffin, who's never been known for stability in a job in college football, raised some eyebrows when he first arrived in Alabama in 2014, but had a successful time with his offense last season...
Via SEC Football Blog
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Plucks Star Offensive Tackle Recruit Out Of Maryland

Isaiah Prince, a star offensive tackle recruit out of Maryland, has committed to the Alabama Crimson Tide.
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Saban ‘Non-Committal’ On Lane Kiffin’s Future At Alabama

Nick Saban was "non-committal" on Lane Kiffin's future at Alabama, citing the offensive coordinator's opportunities elsewhere.
Via Gamedayr
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama LB arrested on domestic violence charges

Alabama linebacker Ryan Anderson has been arrested on third-degree domestic violence charges, according to a report by The former 5-star recruit was arrested on Monday night with another charge - misdemeanor criminal mischief - also on the list. Anderson made 25 tackles last season, and it was hoped he might play more games for the Crimson Tide in 2015. You know, if he stays...
Via SEC Football Blog
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Altee Tenpenny Tweets Big Transfer News

Altee Tenpenny tweets big transfer news. The former star running back recruit will be leaving the Alabama Crimson Tide.
Via Gamedayr
13 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Underclassmen Catch-up: Amari Cooper and Declared Alabama Prospects

For the 2015 NFL Draft, Alabama has three junior prospects that will each forego their final season of eligibility. Wide receiver Amari Cooper, running back TJ Yeldon, and safety Landon Collins declared for the draft, and all three have a legitimate shot at becoming top 50 picks. While Amari Cooper and Landon Collins project as first round prospects, TJ Yeldon is more likely to be...
Via Optimum Scouting
21 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL scouts not in love with Amari Cooper?

In an era where top-shelf wide receivers are valued way more highly than star running backs, Alabama’s Amari Cooper seems like the perfect NFL prospect. Apparently what you see isn’t always what you get. According to a report from, NFL scouts are not exactly in love with Cooper. In fact, many of them believe...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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