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Who Has More Impressive Coaching Tree, Urban Meyer or Nick Saban?

Urban Meyer and Nick Saban are more than just great head coaches; they're also great mentors, each sporting a long list of disciples who have succeeded on their own. Meyer's tree blooms from his two years at Bowling Green (2001-02),Show More Summary

Sugar Bowl 2015: Players with Most to Prove in Alabama vs. Ohio State

When it comes right down to it, few participants have something to prove in the 2015 Sugar Bowl when the Alabama Crimson Tide and Ohio State Buckeyes collide. Nick Saban and Urban Meyer are old acquaintances of sorts, but the reputations are established. Show More Summary

SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Nick Saban's Defense of D.J. Pettway

Right Message, Wrong Idea Alabama head coach Nick Saban went off on a passionate defense of defensive lineman D.J. Pettway 's second chance at Alabama this week. Pettway returned to Alabama from East Mississippi Junior College this season and registered 21 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and a sack, disrupting plays in the backfield early and often. Show More Summary

Ohio State Football: Joey Bosa's Crazy History with Nick Saban

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Joey Bosa still remembers his first scholarship offer. It was the summer of 2010 and the 15-year-old man-child had just wrapped up a breakthrough season at Fort Lauderdale's storied St. Thomas Aquinas High School. Like...Show More Summary

College Football Recruiting 2015: 5 Classes Coming on Strong to Finish the Year

National signing day is rapidly approaching, and a handful of schools around the country are preparing for a huge close to the 2015 cycle. Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide are once again sitting in the pole position atop the 247Sports...Show More Summary

Gus Malzahn and Will Muschamp Are the Next Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin

Some of the most exceptional football minds who have ever nervously paced a sideline have publicly admitted that they need help. They’re tossing egos aside. They’re tapping enormous financial reserves. They’re acknowledging their weaknesses in plain sight. As a result, help is coming. Show More Summary

Sugar Bowl 2015: Key Matchups to Watch in Ohio State vs. Alabama Clash

When Ohio State and Alabama take the field on Jan. 1 at the Sugar Bowl, all eyes will be focused upon head coaches Nick Saban and Urban Meyer. After all, they are two of the rock stars in the sport who have crystal footballs to back it up. Show More Summary

Descent into the Great Unknown: How Alabama Can Best Prepare for Cardale Jones

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama’s preparations for Ohio State in the film room will be a little different than they usually are for opponents, especially before a big game like this. Where Nick Saban is especially meticulous, not lettingShow More Summary

Does Alabama Have a Lock on the Nation's No. 1 Recruiting Class Once Again?

Alabama has a knack for bringing in the best players in the country, and the 2015 recruits are no different. Nick Saban continues his recruiting success with another sensational class. Bleacher Report College Football Analysts Michael...Show More Summary

5-Star Iman Marshall Finally Gets Alabama Offer: What Took So Long?

Alabama has assembled the nation's No. 1 recruiting class by acquiring top prospects from across the country. Days after landing a commitment from coveted Georgia linebacker Adonis Thomas, Nick Saban has turned his attention to California...Show More Summary

Jim McElwain's Florida plan is simple: Get the ball to the studs. Then do it again.

The new head coach has a lot of ways to get his best players the ball, and with time, the offense should click. Now how about stocking and planning the defense? Working as an assistant under Nick Saban is worth a fortune on the resume. Show More Summary

Ohio State can score on Alabama by embracing madness

For a hot minute last Saturday, Nick Saban was having Johnny Manziel flashbacks. What does that mean for a semifinal against Ohio State? Years from now, we will remember little about Alabama's 42-13 trampling of Missouri in the SEC Championship. Show More Summary

Sugar Bowl 2015: Keys to Victory in Ohio State vs. Alabama Clash

Urban Meyer vs. Nick Saban. The North vs. the South. The Ohio State brand vs. the Alabama brand. The Buckeyes’ spread offense vs. the Crimson Tide’s powerful defense. The storylines for the 2015 Sugar Bowl practically write themselves. Show More Summary

Urban Meyer, Ohio State as Underdogs Should Worry Alabama

When No. 1 Alabama faces off against No. 4 Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl on New Year's Day, Nick Saban's Crimson Tide shouldn't have a problem rolling over Urban Meyer's Buckeyes. At least, that's what Vegas is predicting. Moments after...Show More Summary

How Lane Kiffin Became the Most Influential Assistant Coach in College Football

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — If Nick Saban was trying to hire someone who was the complete opposite of himself, he wildly succeeded. When Alabama’s search for an offensive coordinator started, Saban went right for the guy who had been left fired at a bus stop, a coach known for his brash interviews and bold statements that stirred up plenty of controversy. Show More Summary

Lane Kiffin Jokes About What Nick Saban Says to Him on Sideline During Games

Every fan wants to know what Alabama coach Nick Saban says to his players and coaching staff during games, especially when things aren't going well for his team. Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin recently took some time to reveal what the Crimson Tide boss says to him on the sideline. Show More Summary

Nick Saban vs. Urban Meyer: Who's the Better 'Big-Game' Coach?

Nick Saban and Urban Meyer are two of the most successful coaches in the last 10 years. The two coaches have five national championships between them, and they'll square off one more time in the Sugar Bowl. Bleacher Report College Football...Show More Summary

Sugar Bowl 2015: TV Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Alabama vs. Ohio State

The inaugural College Football Playoff is sure living up to the hype. The Sugar Bowl features a clash of legendary college coaches in Nick Saban and Urban Meyer, producing one of the most compelling storylines in the bowl season. If that isn't enough, we have extremely contrasting players at the quarterback position. Show More Summary

2014 Alabama Team Is Nick Saban's Crowning Achievement

It's Alabama, so I shouldn't be surprised the Crimson Tide are a final four team. Well, I am surprised. I'm actually a little bit stunned, even with the SEC being down this season. I mean, these guys need two wins to snatch a national...Show More Summary

Alabama Football: Can 4-Star LB Commit Adonis Thomas Make an Impact as Freshman?

Alabama’s 2015 class received a huge boost on Monday evening when 4-star linebacker Adonis Thomas announced his commitment to the Tide via his Twitter account. The 6’4”, 229-pounder has been a huge priority for Nick Saban and his staff...Show More Summary

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