1. "NCAA Football 12" Simulation: Alabama at Penn State in Week 2

    Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide head up to visit Joe Paterno and the Penn State Nittany Lions in a crucial Week 2 matchup...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 3 years ago 366 reads 0 comments

  2. 5 SEC Coaches Under Pressure: Who Has to Win Early in Non-Conference Play?

    Coaching in the SEC is unlike coaching in any other conference. The fans, students, alumni and administration of each SEC school starve for the SEC championship and the national championship every year...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 3 years ago 305 reads 0 comments

  3. "NCAA Football 12" Simulation: Week 1, Kent State at Alabama

    Excitement has been building all summer for Alabama Crimson Tide football and the time has finally come for the team to hit the field at Bryant-Denny Stadium...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 3 years ago 1,095 reads 12 comments

  4. Los Angeles Kings vs. Columbus Blue Jackets: NHL Game of the Night Preview

    Two of the hottest teams in the NHL collide tonight in Columbus, Ohio as the Blue Jackets host the Los Angeles Kings. Columbus (28-23-5) has been on a roll lately, winning five of their last six games...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about over 3 years ago 184 reads 0 comments

  5. The BCS National Champions: The Latest Are JUCO Juiced, Who's Next?

    Apparently, Alabama and Auburn have discovered Colonel Sanders' secret formula. Terrance Cody and Nick Fairley's respective schools are thrilled and no, it's not about the world ...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about over 3 years ago 679 reads 0 comments

  6. Mark Ingram Injury: Top 5 Reasons He Won't Regain Alabama Starting Job

    Alabama's No. 1 running back Mark Ingram was injured during practice on Monday and had his knee scoped today. He will be out for the first game against San Jose State and his playing status will be week-to-week...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 4 years ago 10,300 reads 64 comments

  7. Alabama Football: 10 Things You Need To Know About San Jose State

    Alabama will begin its 2010 season this Saturday against the San Jose State Spartans of the Western Athletics Association (WAC)...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 4 years ago 5,080 reads 7 comments

  8. Fan Fashion: The 10 Most Unwearable Jerseys

    A man wearing a Miami Heat Lebron James jersey was removed from the stands at a recent Cleveland Indians game. Hmm...I wander why? Guys like that are the reason for this article. These guys are in need of some serious sports fashion direction...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 4 years ago 9,504 reads 21 comments

  9. Represent!: Power Ranking The Mascots Of The SEC

    If you are a fan of the SEC, you have a little animal in your blood, or for some a big animal.  Some are live animals, some are costumed. Whatever the case may be, they fire up every SEC crowd...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 4 years ago 9,423 reads 36 comments

  10. Nick Saban: The Opportunity Saban Offers That Urban Meyer Does Not

    "They didn't even play anybody!" "Their schedule was so soft!" "They won't play anyone outside the SEC!" You might hear these quotes frequently said about Urban Meyer and the Florida ...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 4 years ago 2,968 reads 126 comments

  11. 2010 College Football Predictions: Top 10 Sophomore Heisman Contenders

    Last season, Alabama running back Mark Ingram was the third consecutive sophomore to take home the Heisman Trophy following Sam Bradford of Oklahoma and Tim Tebow of Florida...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 4 years ago 4,293 reads 25 comments

  12. The House Of Saban: College Football's Next Ruling Dynasty?

    Most historians consider dynasties to be the framework for the historical background of a given country or region. For example, much of European history was dominated by certain ruling dynasties like the Habsburgs and Romanovs...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about almost 4 years ago 711 reads 4 comments

  13. The Heir Apparent: What Dre' Kirkpatrick Shares With These 5 Players

    Dre' Kirkpatrick is destined for stardom at Alabama. I base that statement off one thing, history. Kirkpatrick has two things in common with each of these five players...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 180 reads 6 comments

  14. Ready For Action: The 5 Most Capable Players Behind Marcel Dareus

    Losing Marcel Dareus would be a huge loss for the Crimson Tide and its defense. The Defensive MVP of the 2009 National Title game led the Alabama defense in sacks last season with 6...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 3,315 reads 12 comments

  15. Simulating Crimson Tide's 2010 Season: Will Virtual Be Reality for Bama?

    Here is Alabama's 2010 season simulation on NCAA 11' (new college football game). I simulated all of the games on SuperSim (play by play simulation) so I could see the individual plays happen...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 5,204 reads 100 comments

  16. Nomadic No More: Why Nick Saban Will Remain Alabama Coach Through 2017

    From Toledo to Michigan State. From Michigan State to LSU. From LSU to Miami. From Miami to Alabama. From Alabama to Retirement. That's right, Nick Saban will retire in Tuscaloosa and it won't be soon...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 4,046 reads 61 comments

  17. Think Big: Five Possible "Big Three" Scenarios

    The "The Big Three" model is starting to become "the" model for NBA teams to follow when attempting to put together a championship team. The original "Big Three" is still in tact in Boston...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 246 reads 7 comments

  18. The 2010 SEC Fantasy Draft: All Rounds

    Let's just say the SEC had its own fantasy draft where only SEC coaches and players were selected. The draft would be conducted to fill out the offensive players and defenses for the teams in the league...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 2,232 reads 16 comments

  19. The New 'Ten-Year War' in College Football: LSU and Alabama

    Bo Schembechler was an assistant under Ohio State's former head coach, Woody Hayes for six seasons. In 1963, Schembechler left his position with the Buckeyes for the head coaching position at Miami of Ohio...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 2,669 reads 90 comments

  20. Ice Cold: The Detroit Lions' Lambeau Blues

    It was 10 degrees with a wind chill factor of negative seven, as the Green Bay Packers hosted their division rival, the Detroit Lions. The Lions, looking to take the NFC Central Division crown, clung to a slender 14-10 lead late in the fourth quarter...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 910 reads 13 comments

  21. Hair You Go: The Top 10 Hairdos of Coaches in Sports

    There are coaches in sports who love the media. There are others who shy away from outside attention. Other coaches, well, they just don't care, either way. But, there is one thing that all coaches have in common...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 2,196 reads 4 comments

  22. The SEC Dress Code: What Makes It so Sharp?

    There is a certain, but unexplainable excitement in the autumn air. The grills fire up and the sweet smell of BBQ, burgers, and dogs flow up and over rows of tailgate tent tops...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 7,883 reads 50 comments

  23. NBA Rumors: Darren Collison Could be a Star with Detroit Pistons

    High quality point guards are a rarity in the NBA. The combination of speed, quickness, and high level of basketball instinct allows that rare player to be in “the right place at the right time...

    William Deighton Written by William Deighton about 4 years ago 2,905 reads 10 comments