College football coaching is a lucrative but stressful profession. According to a recent USA Today survey, 34 FBS head coaches made at least $3 million in 2015, led by Alabama’s Nick Saban at $6.93 million. The jobs are highly sought-after, but they’re hard to hang on to. Show More Summary
Katherine Webb and her husband, football player AJ McCarron, have welcomed their first child! The 27-year-old model and former Miss Alabama gave birth on Tuesday (May 24) and AJ, 25, announced the news on his Twitter page. The couple named the baby boy Tripp. “Little man is here. We have a beautiful little boy a [...]
Impressive Alabama athlete Malcolm Askew has collected more than 50 scholarship offers during his football career at McAdory High School. Following a lengthy evaluation of the recruiting scene that featured several campus visits, the 4-star prospect puts an in-state program atop his list of collegiate options. Show More Summary
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — For those who have been around the University of Alabama football program for a while, he’s already a familiar face. Ed Marynowitz has been at the football complex a lot this spring, including during the Crimson Tide’s...Show More Summary
Jesus Machado is an 8th grader from Florida to whom Alabama and other top football schools have offered football scholarships, according to (...)
Alabama running back Derrick Henry rolled to a new SEC rushing record last season and won the Heisman Trophy, providing Heisman futures bettors who backed him early with a payout of +1500. Henry will now try to make it in the pros, but three of last year's top four Heisman Trophy vote-getters are back for the upcoming college football season. Show More Summary
HOOVER, Ala. — The pressure was on University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban on Wednesday morning, and not just because he was hitting golf balls in front of hundreds of onlookers. Before most people arrived to work, Saban wasShow More Summary
This past "silly season" in college football head coaching hires was undoubtedly a big one for elite coordinators all over the country. Alabama's Kirby Smart got the dream offer he had waited for from his alma mater of Georgia. Mike Norvell parlayed his success as Arizona State's offensive coordinator into a job at rising Group of Five power Memphis. Show More Summary
Good morning! This is the Read Option, your daily college football newsletter. Sign up for this in your inbox! Left tackle Cam Robinson, judged by many to be Alabama's best player, was arrested Tuesday on weapons and drugs possession charges. Show More Summary
Last year, when Alabama gave raises to its assistant football coaches, there was just one exception: offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin. The school explained that Kiffin had a “unique situation,” according to AL.com: Essentially, he was being subsidized by USC. The Trojans paid Kiffin about $2.7...
Alabama offensive tackle Cam Robinson and cornerback Hootie Jones were arrested in Louisiana early this morning. Both were charged with marijuana possession, and Robinson was also charged with felony illegal possession of stolen firearms. Read more...
When the phone of a head football coach rings at 3:37 a.m. in the offseason, it's the college football equivalent of fingernails across a chalkboard or that cryptic sound from Jaws when a shark is approaching. Alabama head coach Nick...Show More Summary
Alabama football players Cam Robinson and Hootie Jones were arrested on Tuesday morning in their hometown of West Monroe, Louisiana for possession of a controlled substance and weapons charges, p er Michael Casagrande of AL.com. B/R's...Show More Summary
Alabama, Oregon, Ohio State and other top-flight programs are common College Football Playoff picks for the 2016 season, but several underrated options could crash the party. The following six teams represent the top dark-horse candidates...Show More Summary
Charles Baldwin's tenure with the Alabama Crimson Tide football program ended before it began, as the offensive tackle was dismissed from the program on Thursday. Per Michael Casagrande of AL.com, Alabama head coach Nick Saban confirmed...Show More Summary
Eli Gold, the legendary stock car racing announcer and Alabama football play-by-play guy, didn’t show up for Tuesday night’s broadcast of NASCAR Live, his weekly syndicated radio show. Read more...
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was nothing short of an aberration. The University of Alabama football team had stumbled in the month of September and was heading to Georgia with some serious questions, beginning at the quarterback position. Jake Coker had finally won the starting job, but his hold on it appeared to be tenuous. Show More Summary
University of Alabama at Birmingham running back Gregory Bryant, found shot in South Florida, has been declared brain-dead, police say. According to the Associated Press, Bryant, 21, was driving on Interstate 95 when he was shot. He was found around 4:45 a.m. Show More Summary
Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2016 season. The Sentinel staff takes a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No. 1 team. Today at No. 109: South Alabama Coach: Joey...
The University of Alabama, running back Greg Bryant was shot on Saturday in South Florida. He is in critical condition, reports USA Today. Police: UAB football player shot in FL still alive, in critical condition: UAB football player...Show More Summary