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ALABAMA RUMORS & GOSSIP

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
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tide Buzz: A look at the key matchups, factors for Alabama at Tennessee

One last breakdown of the Crimson Tide's trip to Knoxville.
Via AL.com
13 hours ago

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...
Via NESN.com
1 day 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
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nick Saban sent high school team a letter after its coach died

Alabama football head coach Nick Saban is no doubt doing his best to prepare both his staff and his team for Tennessee this upcoming Saturday, but it looks like he found a little spare time to make a difference at one of the high schools in the state as well. Saban wrote a letter to the football team at Deshler High School in Tuscumbia, Alabama, after its head coach passed away earlier...
Via College Spun
1 day 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...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Alabama’s Nick Perry Posts Photo Of Himself Wearing Tennessee Gear As A Kid, Calls It “Ugly Orange”

Alabama vs. Tennessee isn’t quite what it used to be, given the fact that the Crimson Tide have won the last seven matchups in a row. But U of A safety Nick Perry certainly recognizes how important the game is to alumni – he’s been talking about it all week. Thursday, he also got in on the #TennesseeHateWeek hashtag that’s been trending on social media. Perry posted a photo...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Now is not the time to bet against Nick Saban, Alabama

By this time next week, we will have seen the first set of rankings compiled by the playoff committee, but it’s already obvious that we are barely better off than we were the past 16 years and still at least another dozen years from a logical and equitable solution in determining college football’s postseason participants. Outside of Florida State, which doesn’t play another...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Gets Silly About the Return of Lane Kiffin

Oh boy, we're laughing hysterically and yet and the same time shaking our heads at the reactions of people in at least the eastern part of Tennessee as they prepare to greet their former head coach and current Alabama assistant Lane Kiffin.The Tennessee Vols and the 4th ranked Alabama Crimson Tide square off Saturday in a game that the Tide likely will win...and win handily.But...
Via Online Sports Guys
4 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
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Alabama Commits Blake Barnett, Mekhi Brown, And Christian Bell Are At Alabama’s Blowout Of Texas A&M

Alabama leads Texas A&M 52-0 early in the third quarter, and any recruits watching have to be impressed with everything the Crimson Tide is doing on the field. Blake Barnett, Mekhi Brown, and Christian Bell are all Alabama commits already, so they likely didn’t need much further convincing, but it certainly doesn’t hurt that those three are in attendance today during this...
Via College Spun
7 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
8 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...
Via Tireball.com
8 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
9 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
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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