1. Why WR Robert Foster Could Be Alabama's Best Candidate for Breakthrough Player

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — When it comes to University of Alabama football players who might be poised for a breakout season, the list is not short...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 2 months ago 6,781 reads 1 comments

  2. Alabama Football: Tide's Biggest Challenge in 2016 Spring Practice

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — To use defensive lineman Dalvin Tomlinson’s words, the first couple of days of spring practice have been a little “weird” for the University of Alabama football team...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 2 months ago 16,285 reads 9 comments

  3. SEC Extra Points: QB Blake Barnett Needs to Be the Man for Alabama

    For the third straight season, Alabama head coach Nick Saban and offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin are navigating through a quarterback battle. Unlike those previous years, though, figuring it out on the fly might not be the best idea...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 26,969 reads 52 comments

  4. Creating a 64-Team Bracket for the 2015 NCAA Football Season

    Imagine, if you will, a college football postseason spanning across six magnificent weeks and featuring 64 teams. Productivity would plummet. Holidays would be left in shambles...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 2 months ago 65,786 reads 179 comments

  5. Alabama Football: Ranking the Hardest Games of the 2016 Schedule

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — If there’s one thing that was indisputable about the University of Alabama’s most recent national championship season, it’s the Crimson Tide played a worthy schedule...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 20,839 reads 7 comments

  6. Grayshirting May Not Be for Everyone, but That Doesn't Mean It's a Bad Thing

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was approximately two weeks before national signing day in 2015 and Christian Bell suddenly had a major decision to make...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 17,539 reads 91 comments

  7. The SEC West's Most Indispensable Players for 2016

    The most misleading statistic in college football entering the 2016 season is that the majority of teams in the Southeastern Conference have their starting quarterbacks returning...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 21,564 reads 52 comments

  8. Bleacher Report's Ultimate Guide to 2016 Spring Football

    There are limited moments in the calendar when each individual fanbase—from puffy-chested Alabama to wandering soul Kansas—can scream from the highest mountaintop that this is their year...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 33,659 reads 157 comments

  9. Alabama Crimson Tide Praised by President Obama During White House Visit

    The Alabama Crimson Tide may have one man in particular to thank for their recent history of dominance. Nick Saban ? Well, perhaps. In this case however, that man is President Barack Obama...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 10,300 reads 118 comments

  10. The Next Nick Saban: 7 Up-and-Coming Candidates Who Might Have What It Takes

    Nick Saban wasn't always the greatest active coach in college football. That took a while to develop. He had a modest start to his career, not achieving notable success until the ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 24,491 reads 70 comments

  11. Why 2016 Is Most Important Offseason of Lane Kiffin's Alabama Career

    Two years ago, Lane Kiffin entered his first spring practice as the offensive coordinator at Alabama as college football's biggest mystery. He was an outcast after not living up to expectations at his dream job as the head coach of the USC Trojans.

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 44,576 reads 42 comments

  12. Alabama's Revenue Again Proves Nick Saban's Worth Every Penny, If Not Underpaid

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Considering all the times the University of Alabama football program has been part of a victory celebration lately, it’s hard not to make the comparison...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 20,876 reads 30 comments

  13. Does Alabama or Auburn Have Early Upper Hand in 2017 Recruiting Rivalry?

    The rivalry between Alabama and Auburn will continue to play out as the two schools battle it out on the recruiting trail in the coming months...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 3 months ago 8,692 reads 35 comments

  14. New No.1 Recruit Najee Harris Further Strengthens Alabama's Case as 'RB U'

    Miami claims the title of "RB U" over the course of history; USC certainly has an argument, and Auburn has a strong case for the same within the SEC...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 20,663 reads 147 comments

  15. Alabama's Secondary Could Go from Its Biggest Weakness to Its Biggest Strength

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — As far as the University of Alabama football team is concerned, the window has closed. Not the one that some people talk about regarding national championships...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 21,777 reads 56 comments

  16. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Will 2016 Be the Year of the QB?

    When you read down the list of possible starting quarterbacks at SEC schools not named "Ole Miss" and "Tennessee," it'll make you wince. Sure, there's potential at some schools...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 18,732 reads 110 comments

  17. Alabama Football: Pre-Spring Practice Preview for Crimson Tide's 2016 QB Battle

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Strange but true, the University of Alabama coach who saw the most of quarterback Blake Barnett during practices last season might have been defensive coordinator Kirby Smart...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 37,164 reads 91 comments

  18. Graduate Transfers Will Continue Making Major Impact on College Football

    It was like placing a huge ad in the New York Times . Wanted: Playmaker who covets final season in the most challenging of settings. Must have degree and be willing to relocate no questions asked...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 10,605 reads 8 comments

  19. Alabama Football Fan Decks Out Jeep Wrangler in Full 'Roll Tide' Fashion

    This is the heart of Dixie. One Alabama football fan gave their Jeep Wrangler a serious makeover, complete with all the necessary bells and whistles that would do the Crimson Tide proud...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 22,626 reads 88 comments

  20. Where Does the 2015 Alabama Defense Rank Among Nick Saban Teams?

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was a comment that didn ’t just get the attention of fans but his teammates as well, which was why University of Alabama linebacker Reggie Ragland ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 11,025 reads 61 comments

  21. How Nick Saban Hopes to Replicate Alabama's Most Overlooked Statistic from 2015

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was the week after the University of Alabama football team lost at home to Ole Miss, and the frustration was showing on Nick Saban ’s face...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 3 months ago 31,458 reads 30 comments

  22. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: SEC Should Be Angry with Michigan IMG Camp

    Last offseason was the "Summer of Harbaugh" after Jim Harbaugh took over his alma mater Michigan and dominated headlines for nine months thanks to satellite camps, mean mugs and his recruiting prowess...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 145,632 reads 496 comments

  23. Nick Saban Still Dominating in-State Recruiting While Adding National Prospects

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Shawn Jennings is a bit of an aberration on the University of Alabama football team, and it’s not because he doesn’t really have a position yet...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 11,363 reads 110 comments

  24. Nick Saban Has Built Alabama as the Clear 'Linebacker U' of College Football

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It began with an impromptu press conference hastily called in 2009. Linebacker Rolando McClain didn’t suspect anything major when he received a ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 32,108 reads 116 comments

  25. SEC Teams Most Likely to Start True Freshmen in 2016

    Anyone who wonders what kind of impact a freshman can have on a team only needs to look at the University of Alabama football program last season...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 4 months ago 51,211 reads 105 comments