Bleacher Report - Alabama Crimson Tide Football http://bleacherreport.com/ Bleacher Report Alabama Crimson Tide Football en-us 30 Alabama Football: Crimson Tide's Defensive Line Can Be Historically Good in 2015 Marc Torrence With spring practice getting underway on March 13, Bleacher Report will break down where Alabama stands at each position group heading in, players to watch and what needs to be done...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2385425-alabama-football-crimson-tides-defensive-line-can-be-historically-good-in-2015">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:45:08 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2385425-alabama-football-crimson-tides-defensive-line-can-be-historically-good-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2385425-alabama-football-crimson-tides-defensive-line-can-be-historically-good-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2385425-alabama-football-crimson-tides-defensive-line-can-be-historically-good-in-2015 Alabama Football: Tide Need Young Linebackers to Step Up in Spring Practice Marc Torrence With spring practice getting underway on March 13, Bleacher Report will break down where Alabama stands at each position group heading in, players to watch and what needs to be done...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2383590-alabama-football-tide-need-young-linebackers-to-step-up-in-spring-practice">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:49:50 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2383590-alabama-football-tide-need-young-linebackers-to-step-up-in-spring-practice http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2383590-alabama-football-tide-need-young-linebackers-to-step-up-in-spring-practice http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2383590-alabama-football-tide-need-young-linebackers-to-step-up-in-spring-practice Alabama Junior Day Recap: Tide Land at No. 1 on Star Athlete's Top Choices Tyler Donohue Alabama is in the early stages of pursuing its sixth straight top-ranked recruiting class and stayed busy Saturday by hosting several standout recruits for a junior day event...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2382074-alabama-junior-day-recap-tide-land-at-no-1-on-star-athletes-top-choices">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:43:51 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2382074-alabama-junior-day-recap-tide-land-at-no-1-on-star-athletes-top-choices http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2382074-alabama-junior-day-recap-tide-land-at-no-1-on-star-athletes-top-choices http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2382074-alabama-junior-day-recap-tide-land-at-no-1-on-star-athletes-top-choices Alabama Football Recruiting Offers of the Week Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The offers continue to roll in out of Tuscaloosa. Alabama hosted a Junior Day this weekend, and several top players from both the 2016 and 2017 classes came away with offers...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2381931-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 05:02:10 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2381931-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2381931-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2381931-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week Can Lane Kiffin Keep Explosive Alabama Offense Moving Forward in 2015? Marc Torrence Perhaps the biggest surprise of Alabama’s 2014 season wasn’t necessarily that Lane Kiffin had success at the helm of the Crimson Tide’s offense but the amount of success that he had...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379888-can-lane-kiffin-keep-explosive-alabama-offense-moving-forward-in-2015">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:33:21 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379888-can-lane-kiffin-keep-explosive-alabama-offense-moving-forward-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379888-can-lane-kiffin-keep-explosive-alabama-offense-moving-forward-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379888-can-lane-kiffin-keep-explosive-alabama-offense-moving-forward-in-2015 Why Alabama Redshirt Freshman DB Marlon Humphrey Will Set SEC on Fire in 2015 Barrett Sallee While Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany spins his wheels with the preposterous idea of reinstituting freshman ineligibility, the college football version of endangered species are preparing for their first seasons in competitive college football...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379229-why-alabama-redshirt-freshman-db-marlon-humphrey-will-set-sec-on-fire-in-2015">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:31:17 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379229-why-alabama-redshirt-freshman-db-marlon-humphrey-will-set-sec-on-fire-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379229-why-alabama-redshirt-freshman-db-marlon-humphrey-will-set-sec-on-fire-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2379229-why-alabama-redshirt-freshman-db-marlon-humphrey-will-set-sec-on-fire-in-2015 Criticism of Alabama Draft Picks in NFL Is Hugely Overblown Marc Torrence The video is almost too good to believe. Trent Richardson, then a freshman, took a routine handoff from Greg McElroy against Arkansas in the middle of the second quarter...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2378708-criticism-of-alabama-draft-picks-in-nfl-is-hugely-overblown">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:36:54 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2378708-criticism-of-alabama-draft-picks-in-nfl-is-hugely-overblown http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2378708-criticism-of-alabama-draft-picks-in-nfl-is-hugely-overblown http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2378708-criticism-of-alabama-draft-picks-in-nfl-is-hugely-overblown Alabama Football: The State of the Secondary Pre-Spring Practice Marc Torrence With spring practice getting underway on March 13, Bleacher Report will break down where Alabama stands at each position group heading in, players to watch and what needs to be done...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2377548-alabama-football-the-state-of-the-secondary-pre-spring-practice">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:36:38 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2377548-alabama-football-the-state-of-the-secondary-pre-spring-practice http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2377548-alabama-football-the-state-of-the-secondary-pre-spring-practice http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2377548-alabama-football-the-state-of-the-secondary-pre-spring-practice Alabama Football: Crimson Tide Winners and Losers from 2015 NFL Combine Marc Torrence Alabama’s NFL draft hopefuls have crossed another hurdle in their path to play at the highest level of football. Eleven former Crimson Tide players went to Indianapolis this weekend to work out for NFL scouts and coaches at the NFL combine...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2375892-alabama-football-crimson-tide-winners-and-losers-from-2015-nfl-combine">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:28:38 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2375892-alabama-football-crimson-tide-winners-and-losers-from-2015-nfl-combine http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2375892-alabama-football-crimson-tide-winners-and-losers-from-2015-nfl-combine http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2375892-alabama-football-crimson-tide-winners-and-losers-from-2015-nfl-combine Alabama Football Recruiting Offers of the Week Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A week after offering scholarships to more than 20 prospects, Alabama took its foot off the gas a little bit this week, not quite doling out that many offers...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2374758-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:14:42 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2374758-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2374758-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2374758-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week 3 Alabama Players Who Can Help Themselves the Most at the 2015 NFL Combine Marc Torrence You probably already know all of the big names in Alabama’s 2015 NFL draft class. Wide receiver Amari Cooper, safety Landon Collins and running back T...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2372011-3-alabama-players-that-can-help-themselves-the-most-at-the-2015-nfl-combine">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 17:39:04 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2372011-3-alabama-players-that-can-help-themselves-the-most-at-the-2015-nfl-combine http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2372011-3-alabama-players-that-can-help-themselves-the-most-at-the-2015-nfl-combine http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2372011-3-alabama-players-that-can-help-themselves-the-most-at-the-2015-nfl-combine Is Alabama's Slow 2016 Recruiting Start a Cause for Concern? Sanjay Kirpalani Anytime fans glance at the recruiting rankings and see a team other than Alabama occupying the No. 1 spot, it’s a bit of an unfamiliar feeling...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2371601-is-alabamas-slow-2016-recruiting-start-a-cause-for-concern">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:56:23 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2371601-is-alabamas-slow-2016-recruiting-start-a-cause-for-concern http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2371601-is-alabamas-slow-2016-recruiting-start-a-cause-for-concern http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2371601-is-alabamas-slow-2016-recruiting-start-a-cause-for-concern Does Alabama Have a True Heisman Trophy Contender in 2015? Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama football players have become somewhat of a staple in New York in the Nick Saban era...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2370670-does-alabama-have-a-true-heisman-trophy-contender-in-2015">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:41:41 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2370670-does-alabama-have-a-true-heisman-trophy-contender-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2370670-does-alabama-have-a-true-heisman-trophy-contender-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2370670-does-alabama-have-a-true-heisman-trophy-contender-in-2015 Alabama Football: Tracking 2015 NFL Combine Results for Former Tide Stars Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — While Nick Saban and Alabama are finishing up some recruiting before they gear up for spring practice, some of the Crimson Tide’s former stars are beginning the next step of their football careers...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2369013-alabama-football-tracking-2015-nfl-combine-results-for-former-tide-star">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:48:53 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2369013-alabama-football-tracking-2015-nfl-combine-results-for-former-tide-star http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2369013-alabama-football-tracking-2015-nfl-combine-results-for-former-tide-star http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2369013-alabama-football-tracking-2015-nfl-combine-results-for-former-tide-star Way-Too-Early Preview of Alabama Crimson Tide 2016 Recruiting Class Team Stream Now The Alabama Crimson Tide have become accustomed to dominating the recruiting scene over the past few years. Things are looking good for the 2016 cycle as well...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2368605-way-too-early-preview-of-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-recruiting-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:44:25 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2368605-way-too-early-preview-of-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2368605-way-too-early-preview-of-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2368605-way-too-early-preview-of-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-recruiting-class Alabama Latest Team to Offer Keyshawn Johnson's Son, Keyshawn Johnson Jr. Brian Leigh Alabama has offered a scholarship to Keyshawn Johnson Jr., the son of legendary receiver Keyshawn Johnson. The younger Johnson is a 6'1", 180-pound sophomore from Mission Viejo , California...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367852-alabama-latest-team-to-offer-keyshawn-johnsons-son-keyshawn-johnson-jr">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:15:29 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367852-alabama-latest-team-to-offer-keyshawn-johnsons-son-keyshawn-johnson-jr http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367852-alabama-latest-team-to-offer-keyshawn-johnsons-son-keyshawn-johnson-jr http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367852-alabama-latest-team-to-offer-keyshawn-johnsons-son-keyshawn-johnson-jr Alabama Football: Signee Lester Cotton Holds Legacy of Central High in His Hands Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala.— After Lester Cotton signed his national letter of intent on signing day in the auditorium at Central High School, there was no need for him to send it as a fax...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367771-alabama-football-signee-lester-cotton-holds-legacy-of-central-high-in-his-hands">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:37:02 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367771-alabama-football-signee-lester-cotton-holds-legacy-of-central-high-in-his-hands http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367771-alabama-football-signee-lester-cotton-holds-legacy-of-central-high-in-his-hands http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367771-alabama-football-signee-lester-cotton-holds-legacy-of-central-high-in-his-hands Alabama's Insane $33 Million Profit from Football Proves Nick Saban's Value Ben Kercheval At nearly $7 million annually , Alabama head coach Nick Saban carries the highest price tag for anyone in college football...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367311-alabamas-insane-33-million-profit-from-football-proves-nick-sabans-value">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:59:30 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367311-alabamas-insane-33-million-profit-from-football-proves-nick-sabans-value http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367311-alabamas-insane-33-million-profit-from-football-proves-nick-sabans-value http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2367311-alabamas-insane-33-million-profit-from-football-proves-nick-sabans-value Alabama Football Recruiting Offers of the Week Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Fresh off national signing day, Alabama is already laying foundations for future recruiting classes in the downtime before spring practice begins...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2366686-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 16 Feb 2015 14:39:42 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2366686-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2366686-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2366686-alabama-football-recruiting-offers-of-the-week Alabama Crimson Tide 2016 Dream Recruiting Class Team Stream Now Alabama looks to win a sixth recruiting national championship this upcoming season. The Crimson Tide have no problem putting together top classes, and 2016 will be no different...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364486-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-dream-recruiting-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 16 Feb 2015 11:58:44 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364486-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-dream-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364486-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-dream-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364486-alabama-crimson-tide-2016-dream-recruiting-class Alabama Football: Tyren Jones Suspension a Perfect Opportunity for Bo Scarbrough Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama is seemingly getting thinner and thinner at a position that hasn ’t lacked for talent and depth at all in the last eight years...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364536-alabama-football-tyren-jones-suspension-a-perfect-opportunity-for-bo-scarbrough">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:50:12 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364536-alabama-football-tyren-jones-suspension-a-perfect-opportunity-for-bo-scarbrough http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364536-alabama-football-tyren-jones-suspension-a-perfect-opportunity-for-bo-scarbrough http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2364536-alabama-football-tyren-jones-suspension-a-perfect-opportunity-for-bo-scarbrough RB Kenyan Drake Is the Key to Alabama's 2015 Offensive Success Barrett Sallee Remember when Omar Epps took over for Wesley Snipes and became Willie Mays Hayes in Major League II ? That, times nine, is what the Alabama offense will look like in 2015 in the sequel to the "Lane Kiffin Experience...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2362684-rb-kenyan-drake-is-the-key-to-alabamas-2015-offensive-success">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:01:30 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2362684-rb-kenyan-drake-is-the-key-to-alabamas-2015-offensive-success http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2362684-rb-kenyan-drake-is-the-key-to-alabamas-2015-offensive-success http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2362684-rb-kenyan-drake-is-the-key-to-alabamas-2015-offensive-success Does Alabama or Auburn Have Early Upper Hand with State's Top 2016 Recruits? Sanjay Kirpalani The battles on the recruiting trail between rivals Alabama and Auburn are often a prelude to their annual clash on the field in the Iron Bowl...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361969-does-alabama-or-auburn-have-early-upper-hand-with-states-top-2016-recruits">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 16:10:17 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361969-does-alabama-or-auburn-have-early-upper-hand-with-states-top-2016-recruits http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361969-does-alabama-or-auburn-have-early-upper-hand-with-states-top-2016-recruits http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361969-does-alabama-or-auburn-have-early-upper-hand-with-states-top-2016-recruits Alabama Football Recruiting: Looking Ahead to 2016 Class Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama had a relatively drama-free 2015 national signing day due in large part to the work put in a year or two years ahead of time...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361907-alabama-football-recruiting-looking-ahead-to-2016-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:23:24 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361907-alabama-football-recruiting-looking-ahead-to-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361907-alabama-football-recruiting-looking-ahead-to-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2361907-alabama-football-recruiting-looking-ahead-to-2016-class Bama Signees with Best Chance of Playing Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — With 2015 national signing day in the books, the question for Alabama fans now becomes: So who’s going to play? There’s a lot that goes into playing right away as a freshman...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2360841-alabama-football-5-2015-signees-with-the-best-chance-of-playing-as-freshmen">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 18:13:30 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2360841-alabama-football-5-2015-signees-with-the-best-chance-of-playing-as-freshmen http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2360841-alabama-football-5-2015-signees-with-the-best-chance-of-playing-as-freshmen http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2360841-alabama-football-5-2015-signees-with-the-best-chance-of-playing-as-freshmen Alabama Football: 2015 Signee with the Best Chance to Start Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Less so than in years past, Alabama’s 2015 recruiting class doesn ’t contain many names that immediately jump off the page...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2359079-alabama-football-2015-signee-with-the-best-chance-to-start">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 12:10:35 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2359079-alabama-football-2015-signee-with-the-best-chance-to-start http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2359079-alabama-football-2015-signee-with-the-best-chance-to-start http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2359079-alabama-football-2015-signee-with-the-best-chance-to-start What Chance Does Blake Barnett Really Have to Be Alabama's Starting QB in 2015? Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Blake Barnett’s arrival at the University of Alabama has been met with much fanfare, and deservedly so. He is one of the top quarterback prospects in the 2015 class...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2356608-what-chance-does-blake-barnett-really-have-to-be-alabamas-starting-qb-in-2015">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 14:11:21 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2356608-what-chance-does-blake-barnett-really-have-to-be-alabamas-starting-qb-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2356608-what-chance-does-blake-barnett-really-have-to-be-alabamas-starting-qb-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2356608-what-chance-does-blake-barnett-really-have-to-be-alabamas-starting-qb-in-2015 Alabama Football Recruiting: Top 2015 Recruits Committed to Crimson Tide R. Cory Smith Alabama and the No. 1 ranking seem to go hand in hand. While the Crimson Tide didn't finish the 2014 season at the top of the rankings, they still bring in the top class to regain a stranglehold on college football...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354080-alabama-football-recruiting-top-2015-recruits-committed-to-crimson-tide">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 05 Feb 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354080-alabama-football-recruiting-top-2015-recruits-committed-to-crimson-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354080-alabama-football-recruiting-top-2015-recruits-committed-to-crimson-tide http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354080-alabama-football-recruiting-top-2015-recruits-committed-to-crimson-tide Alabama Football Recruiting: Meet the Crimson Tide's 2015 Class Marc Torrence TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Grading recruiting classes against each other can be a fickle thing. Alabama, for example, at the end of national signing day 2015 had the No. 1 class as rated by ESPN ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354074-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2015-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 19:40:01 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354074-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2015-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354074-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2015-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2354074-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2015-class