1. Alabama Football: Blueprint to Rebuilding a Dominant O-Line

    It doesn't often get noticed on the stat sheet or in postgame media reports, but the offensive line is the lifeblood of Alabama football...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 4,855 reads 24 comments

  2. Alabama Football: Nick Saban and the Tide Place No Borders on Recruiting

    Having the best college football program in the state of Alabama has traditionally started with winning the in-state recruiting battle. Under the Nick Saban regime, however, this is one tradition that no longer exists...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 152 reads 49 comments

  3. Alabama Football: What AJ McCarron Must Do to Be a First Round NFL Draft Pick

    Twelve months from now, Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron will be anxiously awaiting the announcement that he has been chosen in the 2014 NFL draft. But in the meantime, McCarron has some work to do...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 5,616 reads 12 comments

  4. Alabama Football: 6 Tiders Who Need to Improve the Most This Offseason

    If Alabama is going to have a true chance to bring home a third consecutive BCS national title, there are a number of players that must step up their game...

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  5. Alabama Football: 3 Top Replacements for AJ McCarron When He Graduates

    The Alabama football program sure is going to miss star quarterback AJ McCarron when he's gone. The junior "game manager" has managed his way to a pair of BCS national titles in just two seasons as the Tide starter...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 2,379 reads 31 comments

  6. Alabama Football Recruiting: Tide's National Signing Day Wish List

    College football's national signing day is right around the corner and Alabama coach Nick Saban is working tirelessly on closing up yet another top class for the Crimson Tide...

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  7. Alabama Football: Why the Tide Will Throw the Ball More in 2013

    The Alabama Crimson Tide have made a name for themselves over the last five years based on a solid running game and relentless defense. Next season, that philosophy may see a noticeable change...

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  8. Alabama Football: Projecting the 2013 RB Depth Chart

    With the 2012 BCS title now sealed tightly within the walls of the overflowing Alabama trophy case, thoughts turn to the 2013 season. The seniors are gone, as are the trio of juniors who elected to leave school early...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 1,131 reads 18 comments

  9. Alabama Football: The Quest for Perfection Never Stops for Tide's Saban

    "The process is still beginning, it's ongoing. You have to do it every day, all the time." That was Alabama head coach Nick Saban talking to the ESPN GameDay crew shortly after the Tide won the BCS Championship over Notre Dame a week ago...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 3,946 reads 9 comments

  10. Alabama Football: 7 Reasons Alabama Will Win BCS Championship in 2013

    Just days removed from winning yet another BCS championship, Tide Nation is already looking ahead to the team's next title...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 16,150 reads 64 comments

  11. Alabama Football: How the Tide Fared Against the 7 Irish Myths in BCS Title Game

    Just over a week ago, I wrote an article on the seven myths that were created by the media en route to the BCS title game between Alabama and Notre Dame...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 6,158 reads 22 comments

  12. Alabama Football: Grading All 22 Starters from the BCS Championship Game

    Well, it certainly didn't take long, did it? Alabama established itself as the best team in the country Monday night, rolling to a 28-0 halftime lead and totally dismantling Notre Dame by a 42-14 score...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 3,686 reads 10 comments

  13. BCS Championship 2013: 5 Irrefutable Stats That Favor Alabama

    The 2013 BCS Championship is finally on the horizon and arguably the two most prolific programs in college football history will be facing each other in Alabama and Notre Dame...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 8,235 reads 69 comments

  14. Alabama Football: Nick Saban's 10 Most Important Wins at Alabama

    With a BCS National Championship Game win over Notre Dame on Monday night, the Alabama Crimson Tide will have won three of the last four national crowns...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 4,632 reads 20 comments

  15. BCS Championship 2013: Drafting Perfect Game Plan for Alabama vs. Notre Dame

    With the BCS title game now less than a week away, both Alabama and Notre Dame are putting the finishing touches on the game plans that they expect to win them the national championship...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 6,728 reads 27 comments

  16. Alabama Football: Top 7 Myths Surrounding the BCS Championship Game

    The boys over at ESPN appear to be working overtime in an effort to make Notre Dame the greatest thing for football since the forward pass. The problem with this campaign is that the majority of their finer points are based on myths...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 19,857 reads 318 comments

  17. Why 2nd Title Still Wouldn't Make AJ McCarron Best Alabama QB Ever

    Alabama junior quarterback AJ McCarron is on the verge of doing what very few have done in the history of college football...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 3,373 reads 12 comments

  18. Alabama Football: Why the Tide's Offensive Philosophy Shouldn't Change in 2013

    If there was ever a time for a shift in offensive philosophy at Alabama, next season may well be it. Of course, the offensive strategy installed by head coach Nick Saban will ...

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  19. Alabama Football: Why Barrett Jones Will Be Toughest Tider to Replace in 2013

    Alabama center Barrett Jones is one of those once-in-a-generation kind of student athletes. He is a senior this season and his last game in an Alabama uniform will come on January 7 when the Tide faces Notre Dame for the BCS title...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 4,508 reads 9 comments

  20. BCS Championship 2013: Over/Under 150 Yards Rushing for Alabama

    When the Alabama Crimson Tide take the field on January 7th in the BCS Championship Game, it is no secret that the Tide's powerful running game will be a point of emphasis...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 3,211 reads 20 comments

  21. BCS Championship 2013: Why Alabama Won't Break a Sweat Beating Notre Dame

    Notre Dame may not know this yet, but when it faces the Crimson Tide of Alabama on January 7 in the BCS championship game, the Irish have no chance to come out on top. In fairness, Alabama will actually break a sweat in this game...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 6,815 reads 107 comments

  22. Alabama Football: Early Impact of the 2012 Recruiting Class

    Coming off their second BCS title in just three seasons, not too many people were expecting the Crimson Tide to get back to the title game once again. Not this season, anyway...

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  23. Alabama Football: Tide's 6 Biggest Advantages over Notre Dame

    The Alabama Crimson Tide will meet the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Jan. 7 in what is likely to be the most watched BCS title game in college football history...

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  24. Alabama Football: What Do Nick Saban's Wife's Comments Mean for His Future?

    "Could Kirby do the job and would he be a great fit? Yes, of course. We believe that. We think that. He would be a great fit here and would be able to fit right in...

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  25. Alabama Football: Why Alabama's O-Line Is the Key to the BCS Championship

    In less than 30 days, the Alabama Crimson Tide will face top-ranked and undefeated Notre Dame for the 2012 BCS title...

    Bryan Powers Written by Bryan Powers about over 1 year ago 3,636 reads 21 comments