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Alabama’s two BCS National Championships may not exist PAAAAWWWLLLLL

Want to piss Alabama Crimson Tide fans off? Tweet this and wait. If DJ Fluker did take money, this person claims the last two BCS National Championships didn’t happen. Sigh RT @College_FB: Matich: If the allegations against Fluker are true, "Alabama's last two titles don't exist" http://t.co/WLm574dHfb — Dan Wolken (@DanWolken) September 19, 2013
Via Throw The Flag
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Yahoo report: Five SEC stars received payouts

College football programs from the talent-rich Southeastern Conference are having to defend themselves in the wake of allegations of money being funneled to players. Yahoo Sports reported Wednesday that five SEC players received improper benefits during their college careers, including former Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray -- now with the Kansas City Chiefs -- and former Alabama...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Saban walks out on press conference in response to DJ Fluker questions

Alabama head coach Nick Saban ended his press conference prematurely on Wednesday after he became frustrated with questions about a Yahoo! Sports article citing documents and text messages that have led to an improper benefits investigation. Former Crimson Tide lineman DJ Fluker has reportedly been interviewed by compliance officers and is cooperating with the school’s […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

C.J. Mosley and Christion Jones respond to report of D.J. Fluker taking improper benifits.

Two Alabama players, linebacker C.J. Mosley and wide receiver Christion Jones, defended the Crimson Tide football program Wednesday after a Yahoo! Sports report accused former teammate D.J. Fluker of receiving improper benefits. Both denied having any knowledge of the allegations. Mosley defended the program, pointing out that Alabama talks to players and their families about...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

SEC players received extra benefits?

Five SEC players from three SEC schools accepted impermissible benefits, Yahoo! Sports reported Wednesday. The players named in Yahoo!'s report are D.J. Fluker of Alabama, Tyler Bray and Maurice Couch of Tennessee and Mississippi State's Fletcher Cox and Chad Bumphis. Couch is a starter at Tennessee this season, but the rest have moved on to professional careers. Yahoo...
Via Fox Sports
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Saban wants to talk about Texas A&M

Nick Saban was none too happy with the media earlier today when they would not stop asking him questions about former offensive lineman DJ Fluker and former defensive end Luther Davis allegedly receiving impermissible benefits while members of the Alabama Crimson Tide's two national title teams. Read more →
Via The Victory Formation
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Alabama allegations: former Tide OT D.J. Fluker in SEC scandal

Alabama allegations have surfaced. Just days before the Crimson Tide takes on Texas A&Manziel in the most hyped college football game of the season. Five SEC football players, including former Tide All-American D.J. Fluker, allegedly received impermissible benefits prior to completing their collegiate careers. According to a Yahoo! Sports report, former Alabama defensive end...
Via The Sports Bank
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

SEC players recieved extra benefits

Five SEC players from three SEC schools accepted impermissible benefits, Yahoo! Sports reported Wednesday. The players named in Yahoo!'s report are D.J. Fluker of Alabama, Tyler Bray and Maurice Couch of Tennessee and Mississippi State's Fletcher Cox and Chad Bumphis. Couch is a starter at Tennessee this season, but the rest have moved on to professional careers. Yahoo...
Via Fox Sports
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Fluker, Bray among five SEC players who took money

Four former and one current SEC player have all been discovered to have accepted payment from a "concierge" while still in school.
Via Gamedayr
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Yahoo! Sports Is Reporting That 5 SEC Players, Including Former Alabama Star D.J. Fluker, Took Impermissible Benefits

Twitter/@tbrayvol8 Move over Sports Illustrated, Yahoo! Sports may have just published the biggest college football bombshell of the week. Yahoo! is reporting that five players, all of whom played or currently play at an SEC school, took impermissible benefits during their time in college. The list includes former Alabama tackle D.J. Fluker, former Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray...
Via College Spun
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Oh, just DJ Fluker saying he took money while playing for the Alabama Crimson Tide on Twitter

DJ Fluker was a dominant player for the Alabama Crimson Tide. Apparently, according to this screenshot from 4/23/13, he said he took money while in college. This tweet could be total BS. It may not be real. It may  be a joke. Charles Robinson of Yahoo! Sports posted an article saying that multiple players from SEC schools took money. This tweet was probably not a good idea after...
Via Throw The Flag
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: 5 SEC Players Including Bama OT DJ Fluker Received $45K

There seem to be a lot of stories floating around about college football players getting illegal benefits these days. There is a new one from Yahoo and it’s a big one. According to the report, University of Alabama offensive tackle D.J. Fluker, University of Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray, Tennessee defensive end Maurice Couch, Mississippi State University defensive tackle Fletcher...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Alabama line tasked with filling voids left by All-Americans

HOOVER, Ala. -- Three All-Americans: gone. The Rimington Trophy winner: gone. A combined 160 career starts: gone. The Crimson Tide's offensive line is going through a major transition period with Barrett Jones, D.J. Fluker and Chance Warmack all in NFL minicamps, but despot those losses, the two-time defending national champions were the runaway favorites in the eyes of those...
Via Fox Sports South
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Saban has already surpassed Bear Bryant feat

They may need to build a second statue in Tuscaloosa with the way things are going for Nick Saban. It may be easy to simply say that Alabama’s head coach is simply living off the prestige of a program that is long free of NCAA violations, but that wouldn’t exactly be fair. Obviously, the Crimson Tide does hold a certain cache within college football, but Saban is easily among...
Via The Victory Formation
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers Select D.J. Fluker 11th Overall

1.11 San Diego Chargers D.J. Fluker, OT, Alabama (6-5, 339) D.J. Fluker was selected by the San Diego Chargers with the 11th overall pick of the 2013 NFL Draft. Fluker started 35 games at right tackle for the Crimson Tide throughout his collegiate career, and that in itself is an impressive feat. He’s a big body who will be a force when run blocking. However there are questions...
Via FF Locker Room
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Chargers select Alabama offensive tackle D.J. Fluker in first round

On a day that saw nine offensive lineman chosen in the first round -- including tackles Eric Fisher, Luke Joeckel, and Lane Johnson going in the first four picks -- the San Diego Chargers joined the run on "big uglies," selecting University of Alabama tackle D.J. Fluker with the eleventh overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. “He comes from a winning program and he...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Meet the Chargers 1st Round Pick D.J. Fluker

Meet the San Diego Chargers 1st round pick D.J. Fluker Overview Fluker’s been through his share of adversity in recent years. His family was displaced by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, attended three different high schools due to family issues, and then had his apartment ripped apart by the tornado that swept through Tuscaloosa in April 2011. So even though Fluker did not block for...
Via Ditka in a Box
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Meet the Chargers 1st Round Pick D.J. Fluker

Meet the San Diego Chargers 1st round pick D.J. Fluker Overview Fluker’s been through his share of adversity in recent years. His family was displaced by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, attended three different high schools due to family issues, and then had his apartment ripped apart by the tornado that swept through Tuscaloosa in April 2011. So even though Fluker did not block for...
Via Raider Ninja
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Fluker Set To Pave Path For San Diego

In what ended up as a trio of Alabama players selected consecutively during Thursday's NFL Draft, the San Diego Chargers selected offensive tackle D.J. Fluker at No. 11.
Via alabama.scout.com
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Instant Analysis: DJ Fluker to the San Diego Chargers

San Diego Chargers general manager Tom Telesco and head coach Mike McCoy had to show the Chargers' fan base they meant business.They had to.With the 11th overall pick the newbie front office disappointed by picking offensive tackle D.J. Fluker from Alabama.The Roll Tide right tackle stands at 6’5’’ and 339 pounds, and will head to America's Finest City in hopes he&...
Via Football Nation
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft Round 11 – San Diego Chargers

  With the 11th pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, the San Diego Chargers select Crimson Tide Offensive Tackle D.J. Fluker. Fluker is considered one of the best offensive tackles of his class. Projected to play as true freshman at Alabama, Fluker, 6’5″, 339 lbs, started the season as third-string right tackle, but eventually redshirted his first year. In 2010, Fluker started nine games...
Via MyTeamRivals.com
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

First Round NFL Draft Grades: San Diego Chargers

PICK: D.J. Fluker, OT, AlabamaANALYSIS: I've been mocking this pick for over a month, which makes me pretty happy, but I still don't like the pick. Fluker is an athletic freak who has tons of potential, but I don't think he'll ever be a great player in this league. He's also only a RT prospect, I really don't think he can protect the blindeside which San Diego...
Via Heff's Sports Blog
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: Instant Reaction & Analysis on Picks 11-20

To capture the emotion and instant reaction to all picks made in the first round tonight, I will be frantically trying to keep up with the madness on day one of the draft (keep refreshing) in three posts. Be sure to check out picks 1-10 and check back for 21-32. Enjoy, and remember; just because you haven’t heard of the guy doesn’t always mean he was a bad pick. 11. San Diego...
Via thepigskinreport.com
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Final 2013 NFL mock draft

The NFL draft is upon us and the prediction business for this one has been as difficult as it has ever been. Our Top 10 of our NFL mock draft has undergone a huge shift for a variety of different reasons.  Luke Joeckel is now predicted to go number one to the Chiefs. What did not change is the idea that the Jaguars are hungry enough for a quarterback that they will take Geno...
Via Players View
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

D.J. Fluker’s Agent says they know who hacked his account

Former Alabama Football star D.J. Fluker is going beyond saying that a hacker is behind a volatile Twitter message sent early Tuesday morning. “We know who did this,” said Deryk Gilmore, who represents the right tackle who is expected to be selected Thursday night in the first round of the NFL draft. “This is totally fiction, but I’m waiting to get some proof. I’ve...
Via NFL Draft Zone
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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