1. Alabama Football: Signee Lester Cotton Holds Legacy of Central High in His Hands

    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...

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  2. Alabama Football Recruiting Offers of the Week

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Fresh off national signing day, Alabama is already laying foundations for future recruiting classes in the downtime before spring practice begins...

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  3. Alabama Football: Tyren Jones Suspension a Perfect Opportunity for Bo Scarbrough

    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...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 2 months ago 16,384 reads 39 comments

  4. Alabama Football Recruiting: Looking Ahead to 2016 Class

    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...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 4,177 reads 3 comments

  5. Bama Signees with Best Chance of Playing

    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...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 6,085 reads 22 comments

  6. Alabama Football: 2015 Signee with the Best Chance to Start

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Less so than in years past, Alabama’s 2015 recruiting class doesn ’t contain many names that immediately jump off the page...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 17,526 reads 29 comments

  7. What Chance Does Blake Barnett Really Have to Be Alabama's Starting QB in 2015?

    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...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 22,140 reads 88 comments

  8. Alabama Football Recruiting: Meet the Crimson Tide's 2015 Class

    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 ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 14,811 reads 17 comments

  9. Alabama National Signing Day 2015: 5 Takeaways from Crimson Tide's Class

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama may have missed out on another national championship, but it found itself No. 1 in the college football world once again on Wednesday. Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide put together a consensus No...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 13,372 reads 16 comments

  10. Alabama Football: Odds Nick Saban Lands Top National Signing Day Targets

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The final push for national signing day is well underway and rapidly coming to a close...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 8,359 reads 28 comments

  11. Alabama Football Recruiting: Predicting All the Recruits Who Will Sign on NSD

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — With national signing day closing in, Alabama is putting the finishing touches on a loaded 2015 class. There won’t be too much drama for the Crimson Tide, who already have 23 commitments ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 11,748 reads 17 comments

  12. Alabama Football: Grading Crimson Tide's Offseason Staff Changes

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — B arring any last-minute changes, Alabama’s staff turnover for this offseason is complete...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 15,255 reads 42 comments

  13. Alabama Football: Grading Nick Saban's 2012 Recruiting Class

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It’s a familiar signing day refrain for Alabama coach Nick Saban , one we’ll probably hear again next Wednesday when Saban and the Crimson Tide haul in what should be another No...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 6,478 reads 8 comments

  14. Alabama's 2015 National Signing Day Wish List

    It’s a problem most schools would love to have. Because of the allure of playing for Alabama, Nick Saban and his staff’s recruiting prowess and the national nature ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 4,043 reads 2 comments

  15. Is Mel Tucker the Man Who Can Fix Alabama's Secondary?

    The toughest fix for the Alabama football team this offseason won’t be under center or on the offensive line or at middle linebacker...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 14,335 reads 52 comments

  16. Alabama Football: NFL Draft Stock Report for Senior Bowl Participants

    The first major hurdle of the NFL draft process is over for four now-former Alabama players. Arie Kouandjio , Blake Sims, Austin Shepherd and Jalston Fowler all played in ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 12,595 reads 12 comments

  17. Lane Kiffin's Return Is Biggest Commitment Nick Saban Will Get in 2015

    While Nick Saban and his staff are out on the road luring the latest batch of 5-star recruits for the 2015 class and beyond, Saban got a commitment Saturday from someone who was well out of high school...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 12,356 reads 68 comments

  18. Does Jake Coker Deserve to Be the Front-Runner for Alabama's Starting QB Spot?

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — As Alabama transitions from the 2014 season to looking ahead to 2015, its impending quarterback competition will undoubtedly be on everyone’s mind...

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  19. Potential Replacements for All of Alabama's Coaching Vacancies

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — While Nick Saban and his assistant coaches are out on the road, trying to persuade the country’s top prospects to join his Crimson Tide, Saban will also be trying to do some persuading of a different set of people...

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  20. Alabama Football: Breaking Down Crimson Tide's 2015 Senior Bowl Participants

    As college football coaches hit the road for last recruiting, and the week before Super Bowl week progresses, the football world’s eyes are on Mobile, Alabama, this week for the 2015 Senior Bowl...

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  21. Alabama Football: 10 Most Important Returning Players

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama’s returning roster is just about set. Three juniors declared for the NFL draft, so, apart from the regular offseason attrition (some of which ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 6,542 reads 11 comments

  22. Why Alabama Can't Afford to Lose Lane Kiffin

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — We figured this was coming, it just might be coming a little sooner than we thought. The Lane Kiffin era in Tuscaloosa wasn ’t going to be a long one like defensive coordinator Kirby Smart’s has been...

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  23. Alabama Football: 2014 Freshmen Set for Breakout 2015 Seasons

    Each new year of recruiting brings new excitement for fans, especially for those following a team like Alabama, which consistently pulls in No. 1 classes featuring some of the top players in the country...

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  24. Reggie Ragland, Jarran Reed Returning Gives Alabama Shot to Defend SEC Title

    After about 24 hours of Twitter speculation and confusion , Alabama made it official: two key cogs in its defensive lineup will be returning for the 2015 season and forgoing the 2015 NFL Draft...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 11,927 reads 68 comments

  25. Alabama Football: Breaking Down the Potential Replacements for Blake Sims

    If you’re looking for an experienced hand or a sure thing, Alabama’s 2015 quarterback competition is not for you...

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