Bleacher Report - Alabama Crimson Tide Football http://bleacherreport.com/ Bleacher Report Alabama Crimson Tide Football en-us 30 Alabama's Push Toward No. 1 Class Begins with Monster Visit Weekend Sanjay Kirpalani With less than two weeks remaining until national signing day, it’s not surprising to see Alabama as the program that holds the inside track to finish with the No. 1 class in the 2017 recruiting haul...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2688061-alabamas-push-toward-no-1-class-begins-with-monster-visit-weekend">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:06:50 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2688061-alabamas-push-toward-no-1-class-begins-with-monster-visit-weekend http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2688061-alabamas-push-toward-no-1-class-begins-with-monster-visit-weekend http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2688061-alabamas-push-toward-no-1-class-begins-with-monster-visit-weekend Xavier Williams to Alabama: Crimson Tide Land 4-Star WR Prospect Joe Pantorno Class of 2018 4-star wide receiver prospect Xavier Williams announced on Tuesday that he has committed to the University of Alabama: According to Scout 's recruit rankings, the Florida native is the No...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687638-xavier-williams-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-wr-prospect">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:58:54 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687638-xavier-williams-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-wr-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687638-xavier-williams-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-wr-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687638-xavier-williams-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-wr-prospect Alabama Football: Early Offseason Priority List Christopher Walsh Even though it’s been just over a week since the College Football Playoff came to an end, there’s been little if any downtime for the University of Alabama football program...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687474-alabama-football-early-off-season-priority-list">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:50:38 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687474-alabama-football-early-off-season-priority-list http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687474-alabama-football-early-off-season-priority-list http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2687474-alabama-football-early-off-season-priority-list Marlon Humphrey Declares for 2017 NFL Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction Joe Pantorno Alabama Crimson Tide defensive back Marlon Humphrey is headed for the 2017 NFL draft, according to Matt Zenitz of AL.com ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2678167-marlon-humphrey-declares-for-2017-nfl-draft-latest-comments-and-reaction">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:56:29 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2678167-marlon-humphrey-declares-for-2017-nfl-draft-latest-comments-and-reaction http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2678167-marlon-humphrey-declares-for-2017-nfl-draft-latest-comments-and-reaction http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2678167-marlon-humphrey-declares-for-2017-nfl-draft-latest-comments-and-reaction Alabama Football: Initial Predictions for the Tide's 2017 Depth Chart Christopher Walsh TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Tuesday was a day of transition for the University of Alabama football program. After the team flew back from Tampa, Florida, where it came up short in the ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686370-alabama-football-initial-predictions-for-the-tides-2017-depth-chart">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:55:10 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686370-alabama-football-initial-predictions-for-the-tides-2017-depth-chart http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686370-alabama-football-initial-predictions-for-the-tides-2017-depth-chart http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686370-alabama-football-initial-predictions-for-the-tides-2017-depth-chart Alabama Will Learn from Title Game Faults, Have Chance to Be Dominant Again Christopher Walsh There was no Gatorade shower for Nick Saban , no victory celebration on the field in front of fans who made the trip to Tampa, and Tuscaloosa doesn't have to worry about holding another parade...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686191-alabama-will-learn-from-title-game-faults-have-chance-to-be-dominant-again">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:38:03 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686191-alabama-will-learn-from-title-game-faults-have-chance-to-be-dominant-again http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686191-alabama-will-learn-from-title-game-faults-have-chance-to-be-dominant-again http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686191-alabama-will-learn-from-title-game-faults-have-chance-to-be-dominant-again Alabama vs. Clemson: Game Grades, Analysis for Tide Caleb Turrentine Alabama could not complete college football's first 15-0 season as they fell to Clemson 35-31 in Tampa, Florida, on Monday night...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686178-alabama-vs-clemson-game-grades-analysis-for-tide">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 02:37:15 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686178-alabama-vs-clemson-game-grades-analysis-for-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686178-alabama-vs-clemson-game-grades-analysis-for-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686178-alabama-vs-clemson-game-grades-analysis-for-tide Bo Scarbrough Injury: Alabama RB Injures Leg vs. Clemson in CFP Championship Joe Pantorno Alabama Crimson Tide running back Bo Scarbrough reportedly suffered a broken bone in his right leg during the third quarter of Monday night's College Football Playoff National Championship Game against Clemson...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686173-bo-scarbrough-injury-alabama-rb-injures-leg-vs-clemson-in-cfp-championship">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 23:52:44 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686173-bo-scarbrough-injury-alabama-rb-injures-leg-vs-clemson-in-cfp-championship http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686173-bo-scarbrough-injury-alabama-rb-injures-leg-vs-clemson-in-cfp-championship http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2686173-bo-scarbrough-injury-alabama-rb-injures-leg-vs-clemson-in-cfp-championship Even Alabama Haters Should Root for the Rejuvenated Steve Sarkisian Adam Kramer The red, white and blue confetti rained down from the Georgia Dome on New Year's Eve. Down below, lost in the latest chapter of Alabama's College Football Playoff triumph, a once-broken man celebrated with a smile that never wavered...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685520-new-oc-steve-sarkisian-is-the-man-even-alabama-haters-should-root-for">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 03:19:02 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685520-new-oc-steve-sarkisian-is-the-man-even-alabama-haters-should-root-for http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685520-new-oc-steve-sarkisian-is-the-man-even-alabama-haters-should-root-for http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685520-new-oc-steve-sarkisian-is-the-man-even-alabama-haters-should-root-for Alabama's Dalvin Tomlinson Might Be the Most Interesting Man in CFB Greg Couch TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The wrestling matches in the Alabama locker room are finished now. There is no point to them anymore. There's no pinning Dalvin Tomlinson down...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685322-alabamas-dalvin-tomlinson-might-be-the-most-interesting-man-in-cfb">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 02:54:18 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685322-alabamas-dalvin-tomlinson-might-be-the-most-interesting-man-in-cfb http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685322-alabamas-dalvin-tomlinson-might-be-the-most-interesting-man-in-cfb http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685322-alabamas-dalvin-tomlinson-might-be-the-most-interesting-man-in-cfb Calvin Ridley Comments on Alabama Offense Under Steve Sarkisian Timothy Rapp Alabama wide receiver Calvin Ridley said Thursday that Alabama's offense is already running more smoothly with Steve Sarkisian at offensive coordinator than it was late in Lane Kiffin 's tenure...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685496-calvin-ridley-comments-on-alabama-offense-under-steve-sarkisian">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:10:36 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685496-calvin-ridley-comments-on-alabama-offense-under-steve-sarkisian http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685496-calvin-ridley-comments-on-alabama-offense-under-steve-sarkisian http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685496-calvin-ridley-comments-on-alabama-offense-under-steve-sarkisian Alabama's Beast-in-Waiting: 2014 No. 1 Recruit Da'Shawn Hand Still Biding Time Adam Kramer Three years ago, he was the No. 1 football recruit in the country . He held more than 90 scholarship offers...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685084-alabamas-beast-in-waiting-2014-no-1-recruit-dashawn-hand-still-biding-time">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 03:25:05 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685084-alabamas-beast-in-waiting-2014-no-1-recruit-dashawn-hand-still-biding-time http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685084-alabamas-beast-in-waiting-2014-no-1-recruit-dashawn-hand-still-biding-time http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685084-alabamas-beast-in-waiting-2014-no-1-recruit-dashawn-hand-still-biding-time Broken Childhood and Controlled Rage Fuel Jonathan Allen, the Unstoppable Force Greg Couch TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — In high school, they used to call Jonathan Allen "the Hulk." It wasn't the most original nickname for a big, hulking, muscular football player who was mild-mannered off the field...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685046-broken-childhood-and-controlled-rage-fuel-jonathan-allen-the-unstoppable-force">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 03:34:41 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685046-broken-childhood-and-controlled-rage-fuel-jonathan-allen-the-unstoppable-force http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685046-broken-childhood-and-controlled-rage-fuel-jonathan-allen-the-unstoppable-force http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2685046-broken-childhood-and-controlled-rage-fuel-jonathan-allen-the-unstoppable-force Alabama Football Recruiting: Tide's National Signing Day Wish List a Month Out Christopher Walsh TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Regardless of how the various recruiting services rate the University of Alabama's latest class of prospects on national signing day (Feb...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684739-alabama-football-recruiting-tides-national-signing-day-wish-list-a-month-out">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 22:23:00 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684739-alabama-football-recruiting-tides-national-signing-day-wish-list-a-month-out http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684739-alabama-football-recruiting-tides-national-signing-day-wish-list-a-month-out http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684739-alabama-football-recruiting-tides-national-signing-day-wish-list-a-month-out Alabama's Dynasty Igniters: Incredible 2008 Recruiting Class Sparked Turnaround Adam Kramer At one end of the kitchen table sat Nick Saban , fresh off a failed cameo with the Miami Dolphins. At the other sat Flint Southwestern Academy senior running back Mark Ingram, his mother and his grandfather...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684904-alabamas-dynasty-igniters-incredible-2008-recruiting-class-sparked-turnaround">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:57:31 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684904-alabamas-dynasty-igniters-incredible-2008-recruiting-class-sparked-turnaround http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684904-alabamas-dynasty-igniters-incredible-2008-recruiting-class-sparked-turnaround http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684904-alabamas-dynasty-igniters-incredible-2008-recruiting-class-sparked-turnaround Alabama's Jalen Hurts: The True Freshman QB Trailblazer of the Crimson Tide Barrett Sallee ATLANTA — Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts is on the verge of joining one of the most exclusive fraternities in all of American sports. A fraternity of two...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684611-alabamas-jalen-hurts-the-true-freshman-qb-trailblazer-of-the-crimson-tide">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 07:55:50 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684611-alabamas-jalen-hurts-the-true-freshman-qb-trailblazer-of-the-crimson-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684611-alabamas-jalen-hurts-the-true-freshman-qb-trailblazer-of-the-crimson-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684611-alabamas-jalen-hurts-the-true-freshman-qb-trailblazer-of-the-crimson-tide Lane Kiffin's Absence Won't Make or Break Alabama's National Title Chances Barrett Sallee Alabama didn't drop a curveball on the college football world Monday. It dropped a 12-to-6 knee-buckler that included all of the ingredients Eddie Harris used on his in Major League ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684817-lane-kiffins-absence-wont-make-or-break-alabamas-national-title-chances">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 13:45:23 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684817-lane-kiffins-absence-wont-make-or-break-alabamas-national-title-chances http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684817-lane-kiffins-absence-wont-make-or-break-alabamas-national-title-chances http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684817-lane-kiffins-absence-wont-make-or-break-alabamas-national-title-chances Steve Sarkisian to Replace Lane Kiffin as Alabama OC for CFP Championship Joseph Zucker The Alabama Crimson Tide announced Monday (via Sports Illustrated 's Andy Staples ) that Steve Sarkisian will assume offensive coordinator duties for the College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Clemson Tigers on Jan...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684808-steve-sarkisian-to-replace-lane-kiffin-as-alabama-oc-for-cfp-championship">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 12:26:22 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684808-steve-sarkisian-to-replace-lane-kiffin-as-alabama-oc-for-cfp-championship http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684808-steve-sarkisian-to-replace-lane-kiffin-as-alabama-oc-for-cfp-championship http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684808-steve-sarkisian-to-replace-lane-kiffin-as-alabama-oc-for-cfp-championship Xavier McKinney to Alabama: Crimson Tide Land 4-Star Safety Prospect Joe Pantorno Class of 2017 4-star safety prospect Xavier McKinney committed to Alabama on Sunday. Gerry Hamilton of ESPN shared video of McKinney's commitment: The 6'1", 192-pound defensive back out of Roswell, Georgia, was ranked by Scout...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2666531-xavier-mckinney-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-safety-prospect">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 14:05:09 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2666531-xavier-mckinney-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-safety-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2666531-xavier-mckinney-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-safety-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2666531-xavier-mckinney-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-4-star-safety-prospect Alabama Is College Football's Monotonous Monster That Won't Stop Adam Kramer ATLANTA — You don't have to like it. In fact, they probably prefer you don't. You don't have to like that your offense will, at some point, allow a touchdown to the Alabama Crimson Tide defense...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684585-alabama-is-college-footballs-monotonous-monster-that-wont-stop">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sat, 31 Dec 2016 22:28:54 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684585-alabama-is-college-footballs-monotonous-monster-that-wont-stop http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684585-alabama-is-college-footballs-monotonous-monster-that-wont-stop http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684585-alabama-is-college-footballs-monotonous-monster-that-wont-stop Alabama vs. Washington: Game Grades, Analysis for Crimson Tide Caleb Turrentine Alabama improved to 14-0 and will get a chance to play for a second consecutive national championship after beating Washington 24-7 in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl on Saturday...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684546-alabama-vs-washington-game-grades-analysis-for-tide">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Sat, 31 Dec 2016 19:43:37 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684546-alabama-vs-washington-game-grades-analysis-for-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684546-alabama-vs-washington-game-grades-analysis-for-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2684546-alabama-vs-washington-game-grades-analysis-for-tide The Alabama-Washington Semi Is the Most Important Game of Lane Kiffin's Career Barrett Sallee ATLANTA — Alabama head coach Nick Saban sat down with Lane Kiffin when he was hired to run Alabama's offense in 2014 and gave him one simple, easy-to-follow rule. "I can take good news, I can take bad news, but don't give me surprises...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683841-the-alabama-washington-semi-is-the-most-important-game-of-lane-kiffins-career">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 30 Dec 2016 13:52:32 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683841-the-alabama-washington-semi-is-the-most-important-game-of-lane-kiffins-career http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683841-the-alabama-washington-semi-is-the-most-important-game-of-lane-kiffins-career http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683841-the-alabama-washington-semi-is-the-most-important-game-of-lane-kiffins-career Remembering When Alabama Football Was a Laughingstock Christopher Walsh For even the oldest and most established players on this year's University of Alabama football roster, the history of the program boils down to two eras: before Nick Saban and after...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683411-remembering-when-alabama-football-was-a-laughingstock">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 28 Dec 2016 03:38:47 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683411-remembering-when-alabama-football-was-a-laughingstock http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683411-remembering-when-alabama-football-was-a-laughingstock http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2683411-remembering-when-alabama-football-was-a-laughingstock Nick Saban's Doghouse: A Place Where No Player Wants to Be Christopher Walsh TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — They're the scariest words a University of Alabama player can hear: "Coach wants to see you." They might mean nothing. A quick meeting—no problem. But they might mean you're in the doghouse—and that's a problem...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2654127-nick-sabans-doghouse-a-place-where-no-player-wants-to-be">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 27 Dec 2016 02:42:35 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2654127-nick-sabans-doghouse-a-place-where-no-player-wants-to-be http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2654127-nick-sabans-doghouse-a-place-where-no-player-wants-to-be http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2654127-nick-sabans-doghouse-a-place-where-no-player-wants-to-be Meet ArDarius Stewart: The Ax-Wielding Heart and Soul of Alabama's Offense Christopher Walsh TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Ax-bearer. That was junior wide receiver ArDarius Stewart's primary role with the University of Alabama football team f or a couple of weeks during the 2016 regular season...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2682360-meet-ardarius-stewart-the-ax-wielding-heart-and-soul-of-alabamas-offense">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 26 Dec 2016 12:15:39 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2682360-meet-ardarius-stewart-the-ax-wielding-heart-and-soul-of-alabamas-offense http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2682360-meet-ardarius-stewart-the-ax-wielding-heart-and-soul-of-alabamas-offense http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2682360-meet-ardarius-stewart-the-ax-wielding-heart-and-soul-of-alabamas-offense