1. Alabama Football Recruiting: Predicting All the Recruits That Will Sign on NSD

    It's certainly been an interesting week for Alabama on the recruiting front. On Wednesday, 5-star cornerback Marlon Humphrey announced his pledge for the Crimson Tide...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 14,264 reads 73 comments

  2. Alabama Football: Meet Jacob Coker, AJ McCarron's Potential Heir

    With the official start of the Alabama quarterback battle, spring practice, approaching, we’ll individually break down the candidates currently on the roster to give fans an idea of what to expect and what to watch for...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 16,332 reads 11 comments

  3. Alabama Football: Power Ranking the Tide's 5 Best Classes of the BCS Era

    Nick Saban does a lot of things really well, but recruiting might be what he does best. Saban is currently putting the finishing touches on what should be his fourth straight No...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 8,312 reads 5 comments

  4. Alabama Football: Meet David Cornwell, AJ McCarron's Potential Heir

    With the official start of the Alabama quarterback battle, spring practice, approaching, we’ll individually break down the candidates currently on the roster to give fans an idea of what to expect and what to watch for...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 22,485 reads 31 comments

  5. Alabama Football: Everything You Need to Know About Tide's Early Enrollees

    While Alabama is wrapping up its 2014 recruiting class , eight signees are already on campus, taking classes and gearing up for spring practice. That gives them a head start over their fellow recruits who won’t arrive until May or August...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 13,121 reads 44 comments

  6. Breaking Down Alabama's Chances at Landing Top 3 National Signing Day Targets

    With recruits in for official visits this past weekend and the coming few weeks, Alabama is makings its final push toward national signing day, where it hopes to bring in a fourth straight No...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 13,287 reads 61 comments

  7. Alabama Football: Who Will Replace Tide Juniors Who Declared for 2014 NFL Draft?

    Alabama will lose at least four juniors to the NFL draft and reportedly a fifth. Cyrus Kouandjio , Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Adrian Hubbard and Jeoffrey Pagan all announced at a press ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 12,049 reads 25 comments

  8. Alabama Football Recruiting: What You Need to Know for National Signing Day

    With National Signing Day less than a month away, teams are gearing up for the stretch run where 2014 recruiting classes will be finalized. While Alabama currently has 24 commitments for its currently No...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 12,463 reads 9 comments

  9. Alabama Football: The Blueprint for a Perfect Offseason

    The offseason for the Alabama Crimson Tide is officially in full swing, and just like anything else in college football, it certainly hasn ’t lacked for drama...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 8,805 reads 13 comments

  10. 5 Alabama Players Who Should Be Thrilled Lane Kiffin Is Offensive Coordinator

    Alabama fans aren’t all exactly on board with the Crimson Tide’s decision to hire Lane Kiffin as the team’s offensive coordinator. An al.com poll showed less than half of Alabama are fully behind the hire...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 28,474 reads 76 comments

  11. Alabama Football: Tide's Top 3 Targets for National Signing Day 2014

    For the most part, Alabama has taken the drama away from National Signing Day. Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide currently have 24 commitments for the class of 2014 and are sitting with the No...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 17,007 reads 15 comments

  12. Alabama Football: Top 5 Replacements for Doug Nussmeier

    With the news that offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier has left Alabama for the same job at Michigan , Alabama will now begin its search for a new offensive coordinator...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 23,500 reads 80 comments

  13. Alabama Football: Reasons to Be Optimistic About Tide After Disappointing 2013

    It’s hard to look at an 11-2 season as anything except a success, but for Alabama, it almost seems like the end of the world...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 8 months ago 19,611 reads 108 comments

  14. Sugar Bowl 2014: Up-Tempo Offense Continues to Confound Nick Saban

    NEW ORLEANS—Remember the times when Nick Saban ’s Alabama defenses were impossible to do anything against? When they allowed 8.2 points per game in 2011. When they brought teams to their knees in 2012...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 15,487 reads 108 comments

  15. Alabama Football Recruiting: 22 Players to Watch in High School All-Star Games

    This week is a big one for the Alabama football team and not just because the Tide are preparing to finish the season with the Oklahoma Sooners in the Sugar Bowl on Thursday. The U...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 4,769 reads 0 comments

  16. Alabama Football: Derrick Henry Will Give Fans Glimpse into Future in Sugar Bowl

    NEW ORLEANS—At first glance, Derrick Henry doesn ’t look like a running back. His 6’3”, 238-pound frame makes him look more like a linebacker or a tight ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 32,951 reads 82 comments

  17. Alabama Football Recruiting: Updates on 2014 Commits and Targets

    One of Nick Saban 's many strengths as a college football coach is his ability to bring in and develop talent better than anyone else. Saban has signed the No...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 51,378 reads 108 comments

  18. Alabama Football: Will Tide Suffer Iron Bowl Hangover in Sugar Bowl vs. Oklahoma?

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — While senior wide receiver Kevin Norwood said the team has moved past Alabama’s 34-28 loss to Auburn nearly three weeks ago, the players still talk about the game outside of practice and meetings...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 8,672 reads 73 comments

  19. Alabama Football: News and Notes from Nick Saban's 1st Post-Iron Bowl Presser

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama returned to practice on Tuesday ahead of the team’s January 2 matchup with Oklahoma in the Sugar Bowl...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 35,392 reads 82 comments

  20. Nick Saban Contract Saga Will Make Alabama Fans Appreciate What They Have

    Nick Saban ’s contract extension with Alabama should signal the end of the Saban-to-Texas rumors (at least until next week), but it could also mark the end of something else in Tuscaloosa...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 13,329 reads 81 comments

  21. Alabama Football: Replacing AJ McCarron Will Be Critical for 2014 Season

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—Alabama fans will soon have to face an unfortunate reality. After arguably the greatest three-year run for a quarterback in college football history, AJ ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 24,529 reads 95 comments

  22. Alabama Football: Could 2013 Iron Bowl Fuel Another Title Run Like 2010?

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — AJ McCarron only watched the first half of this year’s SEC Championship Game...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 10,767 reads 65 comments

  23. Orange Bowl 2014: Breaking Down Ohio State and Clemson

    It’s not exactly where Ohio State wanted to be at the end of the year, but after falling to Michigan State in the Big Ten Championship Game, the Buckeyes will have to settle for the Orange Bowl...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 26,187 reads 191 comments

  24. Alabama Football: What Does Tide Still Have to Play for in 2013 Bowl Game?

    The expectations around Alabama football have risen to astronomical levels. I guess that’s what happens when you win three BCS National Championships in four years...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 9 months ago 26,985 reads 120 comments

  25. Alabama Football: Is an Iron Bowl Rematch with Auburn Possible?

    Even more than three days later, the sting of Chris Davis’ field-goal return for a touchdown still lingers in the hearts and minds of many Alabama fans. And it probably isn ’t going away any time soon...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 10 months ago 36,187 reads 276 comments