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Talk about the latest Alabama football bye week news with Andrew Gribble at 11 a.m.

On Nick Saban's 63rd birthday, we're talking Alabama football. And candy. Maybe.
1 hour ago

Austin Shepherd's never played LT, but he's among Alabama's options to replace Cam Robinson

The Crimson Tide is searching for the right mix as it looks to replace an injured Cam Robinson.
4 hours ago

Alabama practice report: Updates on T.J. Yeldon, O-line and more as Tide heads into bye

News, notes and observations from the Crimson Tide's last practice of the week.
20 hours ago

Alabama's staring down another tough November, but where does it rank in program history?

The Crimson Tide will make program history if it wins the rest of its regular season games.
1 day ago

Nick Saban Doesn’t Care About College Football Playoff Rankings

Nick Saban isn't worried about Alabama's College Football Playoff ranking. And he said it in typical Saban fashion.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenyan Drake Posts Photo Of Ankle, Implies Recovery Is Going Well

Back on October 4, Alabama running back Kenyan Drake, one of the best tailbacks in the country, suffered one of the most gruesome injuries we’ve seen this year. Tuesday, just three weeks and two days after breaking his leg, Drake shared a photo of his ankle and foot, post-surgery and presumably post-cast. He commented that he’s finally able to “recognize” his foot again. ...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Boosters are Paying for Nick Saban's House

Deadspin - It is very good to be a successful football coach at a school where people care too much about that sort of thing. According to a report from, Nick Saban sold his Tuscaloosa home to a Bama booster club, and still lives there while the boosters pay the property taxes. The sale was closed in March of 2013, two months after Alabama won its third national championship...
Via Double Coverage Football
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Saban’s Mansion Was Paid For By Private Foundation

Nick Saban's multi-million dollar mansion in Tuscaloosa was paid for by a private foundation that helps fund Alabama athletics.
Via Gamedayr
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Alabama boosters paid off Nick Saban's $3.1M home

Alabama boosters made Nick Saban a happy man. We know what you’re thinking, and no, this isn’t against any NCAA rules. Alabama boosters reportedly helped pay off Crimson Tide football coach Nick Saban’s $3.1 million home in January of 2013, which according to a statement that the NCAA gave to, is perfectly legal. A spokeswoman for the NCAA said a coach’s compensation...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama players smoked cigars after win against Tennessee

Usually when a team wins a big football game, the celebration is pretty rowdy. You might see guys jumping up and down and spraying water and Gatorade everywhere. But for the Alabama Crimson Tide football team, that just isn’t enough. On Saturday, the Crimson Tide defeated the Tennessee Volunteers in a night where Lane Kiffin made his return to Knoxville. After the game, the team...
Via No Guts, No Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Alabama’s Players Appropriately Celebrated Tennessee Win With Cigars

Another Alabama vs. Tennessee rivalry game, another victory for the Crimson Tide. Saturday, U of A made it eight straight against their rival, holding on for a 34-20 win in Knoxville. Afterward, as the winner of the game usually does, the team celebrated with cigars in the locker room. A number of players posted photos of themselves getting in on the action. Derrick Henry’s photo...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Finebaum Ripped Tennessee Fans For Their Hatred Of Alabama Offensive Coordinator Lane Kiffin

It’s a huge day in Knoxville. The Tennessee Volunteers host the Alabama Crimson Tide today, which means that former UT coach and current ‘Bama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin is making his return to Rocky Top. Kiffin was Tennessee’s coach for one year before controversially leaving Knoxville to take the head coaching job at USC, and this is his first time back since he left...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Lane Kiffin’s Mom Concerned About Son’s Safety In Return To Tennessee

Like most mothers, Robin Kiffin probably freaks out when her son gets involved in a situation that could be even slightly dangerous. Lane Kiffin’s return to Tennessee is one of those moments. The concerned mother told TMZ Sports that she’s “praying for a guardian angel” when Kiffin’s Alabama Crimson Tide travel to take on Tennessee on Saturday. Kiffin, of course, is not...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

“Alabama Saturday Night” Pokes Fun At Crimson Tide Fans

Alabama’s fan base, which is certainly one of the most passionate in the country, is often criticized for being a bit over-the-top. Supporters of other SEC schools would probably use some other adjectives to describe those who root for the Crimson Tide as well. Apparently, a group called The G-Tenors put together a track named “Alabama Saturday Night” that sums up how Tide...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Crimson Tide at Tennessee Volunteers: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images On Saturday the Alabama Crimson Tide will look to continue their move up the rankings as they take on a fellow SEC opponent in the Tennessee Volunteers. After a loss to Ole Miss, Alabama (6-1) has worked its way back up to No. 4 while Tennessee (3-4) continues to try and win its first SEC game of the season. Coverage of the game between these two will air on ESPN2 beginning...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel Says What Everyone Was Thinking During the Texas A&M-Alabama Game

Before the Alabama-Texas A&M game got started there were many that thought this game was going to be close. It did not take long for the Crimson Tide to put those thoughts to rest as Alabama could do no wrong and the Aggies could do nothing right.It got so bad at one point in during the second quarter that Texas A&M's favorite son (who could have stopped this mess by...
Via FatManWriting
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The Real Reason Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban is So Angry

During the Arkansas-Alabama game there were a few times where Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban appeared to be just a little upset. His displeasure and surliness bled over in to his press time this past week, but that is not entirely unusual. While answering stupid questions likely has a lot to do with his apparent crankiness you have to wonder if the real reason is something else...
Via FatManWriting
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas A&M ggies at Alabama Crimson Tide: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images Texas A&M has seen its strong start derailed in recent weeks but they will try to get back on track when they travel to take on the Alabama Crimson Tide on Saturday. No. 7 Alabama (5-1) knows a win against No. 21 Texas A&M (5-2) is mandatory if they are to have any chance at a national championship this season. Coverage of this game will air on CBS beginning...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Fan’s Wedding Dress Rolls For The Tide

This Alabama fan's wedding dress takes Crimson Tide fandom to a whole new level.
Via Gamedayr
14 days ago  |  Discuss

AJ McCarron critical of Nick Saban's coaching; Saban reacts

After Alabama put up 33 or more points in each of its first four games of the season, Nick Saban lashed out at the media for criticizing his decision to hire Lane Kiffin as offensive coordinator. Alabama was throwing the ball more this season than it ever has, but the Tide got more conservative against...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Long Doesn’t Like Sad Alabama Girls, Offers To Take Them Out

After the Alabama Crimson Tide lost to their longtime rival Ole Miss this Saturday, Kyle Long sensed some sadness in Tuscaloosa. Being the gentleman he is, Long offers to wipe those tears away and bring the “southern belles” to brunch. Every time Alabama loses I tweet about the loads and loads of ruined makeup on those sad southern belles…. I wanna buy them all brunch. —...
Via Sports Mockery
25 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Oxford Cop Slams Alabama Fan For Throwing Trash On People

Alabama fans are not accustomed to losing much let alone this early in the college football season. So when Ole Miss took the mighty Crimson Tide down Saturday it is understandable if some of the Alabama faithful were a little upset. However, that does not mean that is okay to throw trash on fans off the other team as they exit the stadium (yes, even if they started talking trash...
Via FatManWriting
25 days ago  |  Discuss

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