He graded out best among Alabama's offensive linemen against Texas A&M.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) A list of coaches' preseason All-SEC teams:
2014 Preseason Coaches All-SEC Football Teams ((asterisk) - ties)
First Team Preseason All-SEC
TE - O.J. Howard, Alabama
OL - La'el Collins, LSU
Cedric Ogbuehi, Texas A&M
Arie Kouandjio, Alabama
Laremy Tunsil, Ole Miss
C - Reese Dismukes, Auburn
WR - Amari Cooper, Alabama
Sammie Coates, Auburn...
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August 21, 2014
Tuscaloosa, AL (August 6th, 2014)
By Dave Ackermann – Senior Staff Writer
The answer to this question is a simple one; the SEC Media views Alabama as the “Crown Jewel” of the SEC Conference and their head coach Nick Saban as the current Monarch ruling over what is the SEC Oligarchy.
Consider these facts:
The SEC Media picked Alabama to win the conference in 2009, 20110...
Lane Kiffin, during his tenure as Tennessee’s head coach, shaking hands with Nick Saban.
For the first time in many years, the Alabama football team doesn’t have many “big name” players on the offensive line for the 2014 season. With the loss of key players Cyrus Kouandjio, Anthony Steen, and Kellen Williams from the offensive line, Alabama has to put together a national...
New year, similar story for Alabama's offensive line.
The Crimson Tide heads into the 2014 season with two open spots along the line.
Anthony Steen's graduation and Cyrus Kouandjio's early departure for the NFL have left vacancies at right guard and left tackle.
So once again, the Tide's offensive line has to fill holes and chemistry to gain before the season begins...
Key Players: QB AJ McCarron, RB TJ Yeldon, OT Cyrus Kouandjio, LB Adrian Hubbard, LB CJ Mosley Key Losses: RB Eddie Lacy, OL Barrett Jones, OL DJ Fluker, OL Chance Warmack, NT Jesse Williams Breakout Players: WR Amari Cooper, OL Arie Kouandjio, DE Jeoffrey Pagan, CB Deion Belue, S Nick Perry The Crimson Tide are [...]
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A cool nickname and some mop-up duties were the best Ryan Kelly and the rest of Alabama's second-team offensive line could hope for last season.
Playing behind three All-Americans and one rising star for a unit that seldom gets all that much attention anyway can be pretty thankless work. So then-line coach Jeff Stoutland dubbed them the ''Touchdown Twos'' after...
Arie Kouandjio has an interesting perspective. Kouandjio, who is attempting to win the left guard spot on Alabama’s 2013 offensive line, was asked about Ryan Kelly, who is trying to win the center position. Kouandjio said, “Ryan Kelly is very poised.”
Arie Kouandjio could wind up starting at left guard, right next to his brother, Cyrus, who is Alabama's starting left tackle.