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Alabama Edges Auburn in Spring Game Attendance, Draws 73,506 Fans

When it comes to spring football, there's only one phrase that can sum up which school has the most support for its team: Roll Tide. The Alabama Crimson Tide held its 2014 A-Day game on Saturday and announced an attendance of 73,506Show More Summary

Alabama Football: Lane Kiffin Has to Be Thinking Jacob Coker After Spring Game

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The job wasn’t won by anyone, nor was it lost, but Saturday’s low-scoring A-Day game didn’t exactly help Blake Sims in his quest to become the starting quarterback at the University of Alabama. Playing for the "Crimson"...Show More Summary

Minkah Fitzpatrick to Alabama: Crimson Tide Land 5-Star CB Prospect

No program in college football retools quite like Nick Saban's Alabama Crimson Tide, who are set to welcome yet another talented face to Tuscaloosa in 2015. According to 247 Sports, 5-star cornerback recruit Minkah Fitzpatrick has committed to Alabama. Fitzpatrick, a junior at St. Show More Summary

Alabama Football Spring Game 2014: Live Game Grades and Analysis

The Crimson Team faced the White Team during the University of Alabama’s annual A-Day game at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday. The Crimson Team had the first-unit offense and second-unit defense, while the White Team had the first-unit...Show More Summary

Meeting Between Nick Saban and Peyton Manning Should Not Concern NFL Brass

Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and the Denver Broncos organization may have just gotten themselves in a bit of trouble. A visit between Saban, Manning and Broncos offensive coordinator Adam Gase has gotten the attention of the...Show More Summary

Alabama Football: Compete Spring Game Preview

With Easter on Sunday, University of Alabama fans are enjoying a sort of double-holiday weekend as the Crimson Tide will close this year’s spring practices with the annual scrimmage known as A-Day. It’s almost as big as a home game in the fall, both in size and potential impact, as Tuscaloosa is similarly overrun. Show More Summary

Is Alabama Really the Best College Football Team in the State?

Either Auburn or Alabama has appeared in each of the last five BCS National Championship Games, and there is no good reason to think—now that the field has been swollen from two to four—that this year's debut of the College FootballShow More Summary

Alabama Football: Top Recruits Visiting Tide for Spring Game Weekend

Alabama head coach Nick Saban annually uses the A-Day spring football game to keep his current players competitive and his fanbase frenzied. It also serves as a tool to lure in eventual roster replacements. The Crimson Tide annuallyShow More Summary

Nick Saban swaps knowledge with Peyton Manning

It’s no surprise that, every year about this time, college and pro football coaches and players freely pick one another’s brains, but Alabama Coach Nick Saban has been especially busy. With that Iron Bowl loss still stinging, he spoke about the virtues of “starting all over” with’s Stewart Mandel. “When you win a lot, […]

Alabama Football: Why OJ Howard Will Be Lane Kiffin's Best Friend in 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — One can’t have a discussion about University of Alabama sophomore tight end O.J. Howard without mentioning the play. It was against rival LSU last season, and host Alabama was down 7-3 in the second quarter. The then-freshman was the lone player to line up wide right, with three wide receivers all on the left side. Show More Summary

Alabama Football: 3 Offensive Linemen Who Must Step Up in 2014

With Alabama in the final stages of its preparations for Saturday’s spring game, one unit that fans and coaches will be paying close attention to is the offensive line. As pointed out by Bleacher Report’s Michael Felder, a priority for Nick Saban and his staff is getting the offensive line to regain its physical identity up front. Show More Summary

Michigan Football: What Alabama Transfer, Chad Lindsay, Would Mean to Wolverines

It’ll take a lot more than the landing of a Chad Lindsay to cure the woes of Michigan’s offensive line. However, the addition of a Chad Lindsay—or in this case, the Chad Lindsay who’s looking to transfer from Alabama—would certainlyShow More Summary

How Nick Saban Turned Alabama Football Around

Nick Saban arrived at the Tuscaloosa Regional Airport to a frenzied throng of Alabama fans with perhaps unheralded excitement and expectations. Considering that excitement and those expectations came from Alabama, the idea of there being...Show More Summary

Alabama Ranked No. 1 in ESPN's First 2015 Class Recruiting Rankings

Alabama capped off the 2013 college football campaign by losing consecutive games for the first time in five years, but that frustrating finish hasn't prevented head coach Nick Saban from cleaning up on the recruiting trail. The four-time national champion is busy assembling yet another impressive crop of playmakers. Show More Summary

Alabama Football: Landon Collins Could Be the Key to the Crimson Tide's Defense

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — University of Alabama junior safety Landon Collins was already used to the trash-talking whenever he headed home to Louisiana, only now he’s getting it in a whole new way. Collins, of course, more than ruffled some...Show More Summary

Complete Previews for College Football's Top 15 Week 3 Spring Games

Week 3 of spring football games does not have the depth of last weekend, but it does feature just as many—if not more—name-brand programs at the top. The Iron Bowl rivals, Alabama and Auburn, will both be in action, and none of the five most recent national title games has been without one of them. Show More Summary

Alabama Football: Analyzing Why Crimson Tide Will Win the SEC

Alabama is the gold standard when it comes to college football. The Crimson Tide have won three of the last five national championships, including back-to-back titles in 2011 and 2012. Interestingly, SEC championships have been harder to achieve than crystal balls. Show More Summary

Alabama Football: What Will Derrick Henry's Role Be in 2014?

From the moment the clock struck zero in Alabama’s disappointing Sugar Bowl loss to Oklahoma, Tide fans looking ahead to the upcoming fall knew they had at least one big reason to smile—the breakout performance of running back Derrick...Show More Summary

Nick Saban Awkwardly Poses for Photo with Alabama Gymnastics Team

Alabama coach Nick Saban knows what he is doing on the sidelines of a football field, but he could learn how to look more natural in photos. The 62-year-old recently stopped by to talk to the Crimson Tide gymnastics team. No matter how...Show More Summary

Nick Saban vs. Gus Malzahn Keeps Iron Bowl as College Football's Best Rivalry

The best rivalry in college football lived up to the hype last season. Auburn topped Alabama 34-28 when Chris Davis returned a missed field goal 109 yards for a touchdown as time expired to win the Iron Bowl and the SEC West and propel...Show More Summary

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