1. Why Alabama Quarterback Battle Won't Be Over Before the Beginning of 2014 Season

    While quarterback battles in Aggieland and on Rocky Top have come to a conclusion, the most high-profile one in the SEC continues to burn white hot...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 days ago 14,459 reads 58 comments

  2. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Robenson Therezie, Texas A&M QB Decision

    Losing "Star" Power? If Auburn's defense is going to take the next step and become more of a power than a punch line, it could be doing it with one of its stars. Literally...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 8 days ago 9,311 reads 13 comments

  3. Should You Take the SEC or the Field to Win the 2014 College Football Playoff?

    Different verse, same as the first? The SEC dominated the BCS , winning nine of 16 titles from 1998 to 2013, including seven of the last eight. But it's a new day in college football, one that includes the four-team College Football Playoff...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 days ago 6,636 reads 197 comments

  4. Debunking the Myth That Nick Saban Defenses Can't Stop the No-Huddle

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama coach Nick Saban has taken flak recently for a perceived weakness against teams that run some form of a hurry-up or no-huddle offense...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 12 days ago 11,646 reads 70 comments

  5. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Vernon Hargreaves' Injury, Bama QB Battle

    Big Injury Scare The first goal that comes to mind when thinking about this year's Florida team is "stay healthy...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 15 days ago 16,097 reads 22 comments

  6. Nick Saban's Influence Already Apparent in Lane Kiffin

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — After an unceremonious firing at USC, Lane Kiffin found himself with nothing to do in December, something the football coach wasn't necessarily used to...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 19 days ago 24,841 reads 84 comments

  7. Watch Alabama Football Fans Sprint Across Field to Get Nick Saban's Autograph

    Nick Saban has led Alabama to three national championships since 2009, so he's kind of a big deal to the team's fans. Watch the video to see just how much Crimson Tide fans love their coach...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 19 days ago 39,025 reads 89 comments

  8. SEC Football Q&A: Alabama's DBs, LSU/Wisconsin and Dark-Horse Title Contenders

    Do you hear that? Those are pads. Those pads? They're popping. Ahh , football. Fall camp is here, and let's kick off the season in style with a Friday tradition —SEC football Q&A...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 22 days ago 1,417 reads 10 comments

  9. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Leonard Fournette, Alabama's LBs and More

    No Pressure, Kid The hype machine around LSU true freshman running back Leonard Fournette just keeps spinning...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 22 days ago 13,900 reads 23 comments

  10. Why Amari Cooper Will Be the Heart of the Alabama Crimson Tide in 2014

    It was an offseason of transition in Tuscaloosa. Quarterback AJ McCarron—he of two national title rings and only four losses in three years as the starter—exhausted ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 26 days ago 6,842 reads 20 comments

  11. Why USC's Leonard Williams Will Be Best Defensive Lineman in College Football

    Playing in a new scheme that utilizes his versatility and no longer hindered by injury, USC junior Leonard Williams is poised to be college football's premier defensive lineman in the coming season...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 29 days ago 6,226 reads 9 comments

  12. Why Bob Stoops-Nick Saban Rivalry Is What the College Football Playoff Needs

    Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops is angry, and he's not going to take it anymore. On the heels of the 14 SEC head coaches going through ESPN's "Car Wash" at its corporate headquarters ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 10,526 reads 369 comments

  13. Bret Bielema's Shots at Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin All About Making a Splash

    The annual SEC coaches' "car wash" at ESPN headquarters closed with a bang—or "splash," if you will...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 13,138 reads 127 comments

  14. Alabama Football: Predicting the Depth Chart Heading into Fall Camp

    Alabama fans are all too familiar with Nick Saban ’s dislike of preseason depth charts. As AL.com’s Michael Casagrande explained during spring practice, Saban ...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 1 month ago 13,929 reads 42 comments