1. Alabama Football: What Star LB C.J. Mosley's Injury Could Mean for the Tide

    Alabama's star coverage linebacker, C.J. Mosley, was injured in the game against the Arkansas Razorbacks and the severity of the injury still remains uncertain...

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  2. Alabama Football: Ranking the Top 10 Running Backs the Tide Face in 2011

    The SEC is a conference that produces outstanding running backs. The brightest stars have moved onto the NFL, including Mark Ingram, Peyton Hillis (former fullback) and teammate Darren ...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 1,403 reads 11 comments

  3. Alabama Football: Ranking the 8 SEC Quarterbacks the Tide Face in 2011

    In recent history Alabama has faced a slew of elite quarterbacks during their SEC schedule. Cam Newton, Ryan Mallet and Tim Tebow specifically come to mind, and they all play in the NFL, with two of them having won the Heisman Trophy...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 832 reads 5 comments

  4. Arkansas at Alabama: 6 Things the Tide Must Do to Stop Razorbacks

    The Arkansas Razorbacks. They lost to 'Bama in 2009 in Tuscaloosa, and again in 2010 at home in failed upset. How long will it take the Pigs to get revenge on the Crimson Tide? Three days and a wake-up are what Arky fans are hoping for...

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  5. Alabama Football: How Fares the Tide Without Julio Jones?

    Even with all of Alabama's history and tradition, Julio Jones is still a once-in-a-lifetime kind of player. He was a prototypical receiver with the height, strength, speed and hands...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 712 reads 5 comments

  6. North Texas Quarterback Uses Colorful Words To Describe Tide DE Jesse Williams

    North Texas has the ball on their own 27-yard line. Play-action pass; Mean Green quarterback Derek Thompson fakes the hand-off. Thompson turns to look for an open man, but he can't see...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 1,160 reads 5 comments

  7. Alabama and Jalston Fowler Look to Quash North Texas' Hopes for Upset

    The North Texas Mean Green will be meeting the Crimson Tide for the second time in three years. As before, this game is expected to be a real snoozer, but while the game is all but over, North Texas is sure to bring the kitchen sink...

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  8. Alabama Football, Anthony Steen: The Weak Link on the Tide's Offensive Line

    As the old adage goes, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. This does not fail to ring true with the Alabama offensive line, and the weakest link is far and away right guard Anthony Steen ...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 2,272 reads 19 comments

  9. Alabama Crimson Tide Could Make History with 8 First-Round NFL Draft Prospects

    To call Alabama a pro-factory under Nick Saban is an understatement. Since he took the reigns in 2007, 19 Crimson Tide players have been picked in the draft, with countless others getting invites to training camps as free agents...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 2,027 reads 44 comments

  10. Alabama Football: Top 10 Underdogs on the Crimson Tide Depth Chart

    Alabama is one of those schools that has the good fortune of having great depth. That's just a fancy way of saying the backup players are better than starters at other schools around the nation...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 16,296 reads 15 comments

  11. Alabama vs. Penn State: Happy Valley Could Host Biggest Trap Game of the Year

    When Joe Paterno and his Nittany Lions visited Tuscaloosa in 2010 they walked away with a loss. After scoring a measly field goal to Alabama's 24 points, they marked September 10, 2011 on their calenders...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 793 reads 5 comments

  12. Alabama vs. Kent State: Different Angles on a Numerically Deceiving Game

    Alabama vs. Kent State. Kent State vs. Alabama. Either will work, because both teams dominated in different aspects. The game the Tide played on Saturday should have been lost, but due to a stellar defense against a weak opponent, it wasn't...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 1,052 reads 13 comments

  13. Alabama vs. Kent State: Here Comes Jesse Williams

    Jesse Williams is one of the most exciting prospects in college football today. A mammoth defensive lineman that runs well under a five second 40-yard dash and benches Chevy Suburbans, Williams has gained muscle and lost more than 10 lbs...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 1,227 reads 1 comments

  14. Alabama Football: Collateral Damage from Demetrius Hart's Injury

    Demetrius Hart's torn ACL came as a shock to the capstone. The five-star prospect was a sure fire for the #3 back and the new man in the return game. Now, however, Nick Saban has made it clear that Hart is out for the year...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 2,871 reads 18 comments

  15. Alabama Football: USA Today Takes a Subtle Stab at Crimson Tide

    USA Today: Depending on your viewpoint, it's either full enlightenment or full of liberal excrement. Both parties, however, can agree that they do a pretty good job conveying sports news...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 2,293 reads 27 comments

  16. Denver Broncos Filling Seats or Super Bowls? Why It's Tebow Time for Team

    Tim Tebow : one of the most polarizing players in the history of not only college football, but the NFL as well. During his time at Florida, Tebow accrued a cult-like following from Gator Nation and the rest of the country as well...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about 3 years ago 3,655 reads 101 comments

  17. 2011 NFL Draft: Which Teams Picked Up the Former Alabama Stars?

    The 2011 NFL Draft is now over. I didn't get to watch it personally, however, as I was affected by the surge of tornadoes in northern Alabama and the surrounding area, including the Crimson Tide's hometown, Tuscaloosa...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about 3 years ago 4,094 reads 5 comments

  18. Alabama's Mark Ingram to Be Featured on NCAA Football 2012 Video Game Cover

    EA Sports announced today the new cover athlete for the high-selling NCAA Football series. This series is the only one that features real college teams (but not real athletes due to NCAA regulations)...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 3 years ago 1,714 reads 36 comments

  19. Alabama A-Day: No Surprises, No Worries, the Tide Is in Good Shape.

    Alabama Crimson Tide fans watch the annual A-Day game each year hoping to learn something about the new squad, or at the very least get a bit of a preview of what's to come. This year, nothing new surfaced...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 3 years ago 1,747 reads 23 comments

  20. Alabama Spring Practice: 13 Bold Predictions for the Alabama A-Day Game.

    The culmination of the Alabama Crimson Tide spring practice is almost upon us. At 2 p.m. Saturday, April 16th, Alabama will conduct their annual A-Day game at Bryant-Denny stadium...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 3 years ago 6,434 reads 25 comments

  21. Alabama Football Spring Practice: Stats and Review of Tide's Second Scrimmage

    The Crimson Tide has completed the second scrimmage of the 2011 spring practice. The numbers looked very similar to what was produced in the first scrimmage, with the exception of the running game...

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  22. Alabama, the State: America's "Armpit" or the Tide's Recruiting Gold Mine?

    As a non-native to the state of Alabama, I must admit I had some bad misconceptions about the state, what some call the "armpit" (or other unattractive body parts) of America...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 3 years ago 1,185 reads 20 comments

  23. Alabama Spring Practice: Nick Saban Benches Starters, Who Will Lose Their Jobs?

    In a press conference on April 6th, Nick Saban admitted several players that performed poorly in the first scrimmage have been "demoted," though he did not give details on which players specifically...

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  24. Alabama Football 2011: A Look Back on Tide Standouts in Their High School Days

    The NFL draft is sometimes called the biggest crapshoot in the world, but it doesn't have anything on college recruiting out of high school...

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  25. Alabama Football 2011: More on Future Tide Star Jesse Williams, the Infiltrator

    Merriam-Webster defines infiltrate as "to pass (troops) singly or in small groups through gaps in the enemy line." I don't know if there's a better summation of a defensive lineman...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 3 years ago 5,571 reads 12 comments