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NCAA Football: SEC Championship-Alabama vs Georgia
Chris Walsh continues his five-part series on how Alabama plans to get back back on top with part II, on how Nick Saban's coaching staff is nothing short of historic.
NCAA Football: Sugar Bowl-Alabama vs Oklahoma
Chris Walsh will be taking Alabama fans in depth on how the Crimson Tide plan to get back on top. Here's the first of a five-part series: attitude adjustment.
NCAA Football: Tennessee at Alabama
Alabama already has a stellar No. 1 nationally ranked class for 2015, but the Crimson Tide would love to take a few more top players away from some of their rivals. Here are three we think would make Saban happy.
NFL: Atlanta Falcons at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Forty-nine former Alabama players are heading to NFL training camps.
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Here's a day-by-day 'month of July' look at the top 31 players who are already committed to SEC schools. Today we look at No. 15 Blake Barnett, Alabama.
NCAA Football: Alabama-Spring Game
Lane Kiffin's return to Knoxville will be, well, interesting.
NCAA Football: Alabama at Auburn
Here's a look at all the Alabama players nominated for award watch lists in 2014.
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It's July 18th, and Alabama beat Auburn today. The Iron Bowl isn't the only time these two superpowers go head-to-head for something.
NCAA Football: Sugar Bowl-Alabama vs Oklahoma
Former Bama QB Parker McLeod is transferring to Western Kentucky.
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Here's a day-by-day 'month of July' look at the top 31 players who are already committed to SEC schools. Today we look at No. 16 Jonathan Ledbetter, Alabama.
NCAA Football: Florida State-Spring Game
Receivers Amari Cooper and Christion Jones speak glowingly about FSU transfer Jacob Coker.
NCAA Football: Alabama-Spring Game
Alabama's cornerback situation could be much better than anticipated.
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Nick Saban took the stage on the final day in Hoover, Alabama at SEC Media Days to open up the 2014 Alabama football season.
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Former Alabama quarterback Greg McElroy sat down with Saturday Down South to touch on a number of topics such as working for the SEC Network, what it takes to play quarterback for Alabama, and more.
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The University of Alabama was tabbed as having the team to bet in the annual poll at SEC Media Days released Friday morning, which is both good and bad for the Crimson Tide.
NCAA Football: Alabama-Spring Game
Texas boosters were prepared to offer Alabama's Nick Saban more than $100 million to coach the Longhorns, according to Paul Finebaum's new book.
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Here's a day-by-day 'month of July' look at the top 31 players who are already committed to SEC schools. Today we look at No. 17 Leo Lewis, Alabama.
NCAA Football: Sugar Bowl-Alabama vs Oklahoma
Alabama officially announced a 2016 game against the USC Trojans.
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This is a dizzying pace. First, two days ago, Alabama added its first recruit for 2016--national top 100 prospect Benito Jones, a defensive tackle. Then on Tuesday, even more good news came.
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Here's a day-by-day 'month of July' look at the top 31 players who are already committed to SEC schools. Today we look at No. 18 Desherrius Flowers, Alabama.
NCAA Football: Sugar Bowl-Alabama vs Oklahoma
Alabama hogged the invitations to NIKE's The Opening camp, which begins today in Beaverton, Oregon. Nine of its 19 recruits are at the camp, and it'll be televised tonight. Read on for details.
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Alabama using social media to make a buzz at The Opening.
NCAA Football: Auburn at Tennessee
The Bednarik Award watch list is SEC-loaded.
NCAA Football: Tennessee at Florida
Thirteen SEC players were included on today's Maxwell Award watch list.
NCAA Football: Georgia Southern at Alabama
Here's a day-by-day 'month of July' look at the top 31 players who are already committed to SEC schools. Today we look at No. 26 Hale Hentges, Alabama.
NCAA Football: Alabama at Kentucky
Alabama running back Kenyan Drake was arrested on a misdemeanor charge.
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Alabama offensive lineman Brandon Hill says Alabama has released him from his scholarship.
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Alabama has won the mythical national title in recruiting every year since 2010, when Florida won it and the Crimson Tide took fifth. A fifth consecutive national recruiting title seems likely at this point.
NCAA Football: West Virginia at Oklahoma
Oklahoma assistant coach Cale Gundy knows how to fire up Alabama fans.
NCAA Football: Southern California Spring Practice
Here's a day-by-day 'month of June' look at the best 30 players in the country who are still available and could realistically land with SEC schools. Today we look at No. 9 Daron Payne out of Alabama.
NCAA Football: Sugar Bowl-Alabama vs Oklahoma
Alabama's Christion Jones checks in as the SEC's 67th best player for 2014.
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Here's a day-by-day 'month of June' look at the best 30 players in the country who are still available and could realistically land with SEC schools. Today we look at No. 10 Justin Hilliard out of Ohio.
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Blake Barnett committed to Alabama.
NCAA Football: North Carolina State at Florida State
Alabama QB Jacob Coker checks in as the SEC's 71st top player for 2014.
NCAA Football: Cincinnati at Miami (Ohio)
Alabama could play Cincinnati in the future, including next season.
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Tennessee farm has a Lane Kiffin scarecrow.
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Cyrus Kouandjio was a five-star prospect in high school, and went on to an All-American career at 'Bama. This week the newly signed NFL player talked about his SEC years with Saturday Down South's Brian McLaughlin.
NCAA Football: Savannah State at Florida State
Jimbo Fisher says Jacob Coker will be the most talented QB Nick Saban has coached at Alabama.
NCAA Football: Alabama at Texas A&M
Alabama OT Austin Shepherd checks in as the SEC's 80th best player for 2014.
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Nick Saban takes some of his players tubing on the lake.
NCAA Football: Clemson at Virginia
Dismissed Clemson QB Chad Kelly visited Alabama.
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Here's a day-by-day look at each SEC school and how their approaches to recruiting have to be so different. Today we look at Alabama.
NCAA Football: Alabama-Spring Game
The Alabama board of trustees unanimously approved Nick Saban's new contract.
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There is no question, Travis Waller is one of the big guns still out there--as far as quarterbacks are concerned. And Alabama is making a serious play for him.
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T.D. Moton is so good, he didn't even have to play his junior season and Nick Saban still wanted him. The four-star defensive tackle is Alabama's 18th commitment for 2015.