1. Nick Saban, Paul Finebaum Discuss Cam Robinson's Status at Alabama

    During Wednesday's SEC media day, ESPN's Paul Finebaum pressed Alabama head coach Nick Saban on his decision not to suspend offensive tackle Cam Robinson and defensive back Laurence Jones following their arrests in May...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 87,344 reads 237 comments

  2. Biggest Takeaways from Nick Saban's 2016 SEC Media Days Presser

    In years past, Nick Saban has used the podium at SEC media days like a pulpit. Pace of play and satellite camps have been some of his most recent sermon topics in Hoover, Alabama...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 3 months ago 6,411 reads 65 comments

  3. SEC Extra Points: What to Make of the Current SEC Championship Odds

    Media days are just around the corner, fall camp is a month away and we are inching closer to the kickoff of the 2016 college football season. Las Vegas and offshore oddsmakers have you covered...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 20,561 reads 280 comments

  4. Start the Hype Now, Another Epic Alabama at LSU Showdown Looms

    With the Southeastern Conference’s media days less than two weeks away and the 2016 college football season kicking off in approximately two months, fans can start zeroing in ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 12,812 reads 260 comments

  5. How Good Does Alabama's Defense Have to Be to Defend National Title?

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — New coordinator, new leadership and new starters. It’s a nasty trifecta for Nick Saban and the University of Alabama football team this season, one ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 11,740 reads 120 comments

  6. SEC Extra Points: After Chad Kelly and Joshua Dobbs, Where Are the QBs?

    The annual circus known as SEC media days will take place from July 11-14 in Hoover, Alabama, where the assembled members of the media will speak with coaches, players and vote on predicted order of finish and the preseason All-SEC teams...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 20,810 reads 181 comments

  7. Alabama's New Coaching Contracts Reflect Nick Saban's Emphasis on Loyalty

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was a very untypical exchange during what’s usually a routine conference call...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 6,947 reads 6 comments

  8. End of Cam Robinson's Legal Issues Secure Alabama's Place as Playoff Favorites

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Although many mistook it for a breeze, what felt like wind around the University of Alabama campus on Monday was actually the collective exhale of Crimson Tide football fans...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 14,324 reads 96 comments

  9. The Case For and Against Alabama Winning the SEC West

    For two straight holiday seasons, Alabama has prepared for national semifinal matchups with the SEC championship trophy already in its football facility...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 13,429 reads 101 comments

  10. Alabama Football: Why Nick Saban Doesn't Plan to Attend Any Satellite Camps

    VESTAVIA HILLS, Ala. — Nick Saban was relaxed on Thursday morning and had every reason to be. It was the 10th annual Nick’s Kids Golf Tournament located at the Old ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 4,354 reads 26 comments

  11. Alabama's Steady Use of Freshmen Regularly Overlooked

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — You’ve probably heard the rhetoric surrounding each and every recruiting class that head coach Nick Saban has put together for the University of Alabama...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 11,668 reads 63 comments

  12. Position-by-Position Preview of Alabama's 2016 Roster

    Although the University of Alabama football team is coming off its fourth national championship in seven years, something that’s never been previously done before during the ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 12,024 reads 71 comments

  13. A Nick Saban vs. Jim Harbaugh Feud Is Exactly What College Football Needs

    DESTIN, Fla. — You never let a good controversy go to waste, and Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh pounced on one created, in part, by Alabama head coach Nick Saban on Tuesday night...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 26,246 reads 454 comments

  14. Michigan's Jim Harbaugh Takes Shot at Alabama's Nick Saban over Satellite Camps

    Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh has never been one to hide what he's feeling. On Tuesday, he was feeling angry toward Nick Saban ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 72,856 reads 455 comments

  15. Nick Saban Comments on Satellite Camps in College Football

    Alabama Crimson Tide head football coach Nick Saban has a firm stance when it comes to satellite camps. "It's bad for college football," Saban said Tuesday, per Brett McMurphy of ESPN...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 4 months ago 27,328 reads 286 comments

  16. Alabama's Receiving Corps Doesn't Want to Be Just Good, but Deadly

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was a conversation with reporters during which everyone else suddenly started looking at each other with a “Did he just say what I think he said?” look...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 9,655 reads 46 comments

  17. Successful Coaches of Tomorrow Are Paying Their Dues on Alabama's Staff Today

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — For those who have been around the University of Alabama football program for a while, he’s already a familiar face...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 8,331 reads 13 comments

  18. Commissioner Nick Saban May Never Happen, but Ambassador Saban Already Exists

    HOOVER, Ala. — Nick Saban made one thing clear this week: He will not be making an endorsement. Not for the upcoming presidential election — he’s smart enough ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 6,938 reads 16 comments

  19. Recent Arrests Put Nick Saban, Alabama in a Challenging Predicament

    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...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 5 months ago 70,328 reads 200 comments

  20. Biggest Challenges Facing Nick Saban and Alabama in 2016

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — One gets the feeling that Nick Saban hates this time of year. This used to be when he would hit the road to meet with high school coaches and evaluate potential recruits firsthand...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 5 months ago 15,537 reads 59 comments

  21. Why the SEC West Could Be Headed for a Coaching Overhaul Soon

    Depending on where you live, the term “The Big One” can have a different meaning. On the West Coast, you’re probably talking about the fear everyone has, and tries to ignore, about a major earthquake along the San Andreas fault...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 5 months ago 22,029 reads 214 comments

  22. Alabama HC Nick Saban Wants a QB 'To Take the Bull by the Horns'

    ATLANTA — The Lane Kiffin 3.0 offense at Alabama is a work in progress after spring practice, with the quarterback position being the main circuit to the system...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 18,225 reads 54 comments

  23. Kirby Smart Is the Biggest Threat to Knock Nick Saban, Alabama from Atop SEC

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Had there been a glass of water involved, University of Georgia coach Kirby Smart could have done a spit take earlier this week when asked about a comment he made during national signing day...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 5 months ago 28,176 reads 142 comments

  24. Despite First-Round Setbacks, NFL Draft Helps Show Alabama's Approach Evolving

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was an interesting exchange that ESPN analysts Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay had during a joint conference call with reporters on Monday, when discussing ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 5 months ago 9,378 reads 13 comments

  25. Nick Saban Can Reload on Assistant Coaches as Well as He Builds a Roster

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Wouldn’t you love to see Nick Saban ’s Rolodex? Just imagine some of the names and phone numbers that the University of Alabama head coach has at his fingertips...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 5 months ago 9,503 reads 22 comments