1. Alabama Football: Is the SEC Ready for Safety Vinnie Sunseri?

    After one of the best seasons possible for a true freshman relegated to special teams duties for most of the season, Alabama safety Vinnie Sunseri looks poised to have an outstanding sophomore campaign as former Tide safety Mark Barron's successor...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 10,120 reads 43 comments

  2. Alabama Football: Proof That A.J. McCarron Is a Heisman-Caliber Quarterback

    Critics and a select few fans alike cling to the idea that Raymond Anthony McCarron, Jr. never was and never will be a Heisman-caliber quarterback. Today, I intend to bust that myth with tangible evidence...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 6,222 reads 70 comments

  3. Alabama Football: Nick Saban's Tricks to Avoid the 2010 Championship Letdown

    Alabama fans are still on cloud nine after the Tide thumped that prep school team—oops, I meant LSU—on Jan. 9, but they are just as excited about the coming season...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 3,708 reads 36 comments

  4. Alabama Football: 11 Reasons Why Defense Will Be Just as Effective

    Alabama's defense in 2011 is already the stuff of legends. Such a defense will likely not be seen again in quite a while—even at Alabama. But the 2012 defense will be just effective at doing their job...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 9,475 reads 64 comments

  5. Alabama Football: 10 Reasons Why Tide Will Beat Michigan in Season Opener

    Sept. 1 is just under four months away, and though that's a long time for college football fans, it's nowhere nearly enough time for the Michigan Wolverines to prepare for the Alabama Crimson Tide...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 12,503 reads 100 comments

  6. Alabama Football: 5 Former Tide Players Have Shot at NFL Rookie of the Year

    Former Alabama Crimson Tide players stormed the the 2012 NFL draft and the free agency as well, but how long will it take for them to become productive? For five players the answer will be "immediately...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 3,304 reads 2 comments

  7. Alabama Offseason Goals: Bulk Up the Paper-Thin Wide Receivers

    There's more to being a wide receiver than just running as fast as you can at the end zone in the hopes of catching a pass. There are a slew of extra duties that a receiver must perform, and some of them require a lot of muscle...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 6,233 reads 32 comments

  8. Alabama's Undrafted Free Agents Have Good Chance to Make Final Cut

    Standout players who don't get drafted often get great opportunities as undrafted free agents, but a simple invite to training camp is far from a guarantee to make the final 53-man roster...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 3,249 reads 2 comments

  9. Alabama Crimson Tide Go Big in 2012 NFL Draft with 4 First-Round Picks

    Once again the Alabama Crimson Tide made waves by having four players selected in the first round of the 2012 NFL draft, a repeat for the 2011 draft. 2011 was a surprise when four players were selected, as only three were expected...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about over 2 years ago 625 reads 7 comments

  10. Alabama Football: Predicting the Pre-Spring Two-Deep Depth Chart

    The depth chart is a long way from being settled, but a look at Alabama players' past performances and contributions gives a solid idea as to who will be the key players on the depth chart...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 14,308 reads 31 comments

  11. Alabama Football: 5 Most Important Tasks for Spring Practice

    Alabama's spring practice will be in full swing in two weeks, and while position battles are never settled in, the spring is a good place to start. All battles are important, but Alabama has five in particular that stand out...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 6,173 reads 30 comments

  12. Alabama Football Recruiting: Top 10 2013 in-State Recruits Who Can't Slip Away

    There is no better place to bring in highly-talented recruits than a school's home state. The home state loyalty and travel distance goes a long way in getting commitments and the state of Alabama is always brimming with talent...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 8,005 reads 19 comments

  13. Alabama Football: Who Will Be in the Running for 2012 Awards?

    The award watch lists have not been compiled yet, but there are several Alabama players that are expected to make waves in 2012...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 6,764 reads 11 comments

  14. Alabama Football: 7 Players Good Enough to Start Who Will Have to Wait

    Alabama is stacked top to bottom with talent, but only 11 players can take the field at a time. There are many players who will be ready to start in 2012 but will have to bide their time as backups until 2013 and beyond...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 3,698 reads 12 comments

  15. Alabama Football: Updating Player Performances from the NFL Combine

    The 2012 NFL Draft Combine was fairly uneventful this year for the boys in crimson as so many were sidelined with various injuries...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 9,701 reads 3 comments

  16. Alabama Football: Meet Bama's New Jack Linebacker, William Ming

    Alabama has had a lot of success in recent years with their championship Jack linebackers, Erik Anders in 2009 and future first round NFL draft pick Courtney Upshaw. Now, William Ming will make a push to succeed them...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 487 reads 10 comments

  17. Robert Griffin III to Be Featured on NCAA Football 13 Video Game Cover

    The younger crowd of college football fans eagerly await the new EA Sports NCAA Football 13 video game from a franchise that brings in a new game every year. Each year, the cover sports a departing college athlete with an impressive resume...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 647 reads 4 comments

  18. Alabama Football: Could These 3 Opponents Be Trap Games in 2012?

    Alabama is going to be the favored team in almost every game in 2012, but as the reigning national champions everyone will be out to get them. There are three upset-minded teams in particular that could be lurking, ready to pounce...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 7,941 reads 8 comments

  19. Alabama Football: Who Will Be the Tide's MVP in 2012?

    Alabama has a lot of standout players that will earn team, conference and national MVP honors in numerous games, yet there will be only one guy on the team that stands out so much that it becomes obvious that the team could not get by without him...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 7,858 reads 16 comments

  20. Alabama Football: 5 Players Poised to Be Next Year's Biggest Studs

    Most players at the Capstone turn into studs, but there are always a few guys that stand out just a little more. Alabama has several guys primed to become stars that haven't quite gotten the playing time just yet...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 11,963 reads 22 comments

  21. Alabama Football: 1 Good Reason Why the Tide Can Beat Every Opponent

    The Alabama Crimson Tide's chances at repeating as national champions involve a difficult journey, but there's a damn good reason why the Tide can beat each one of their opponents...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 13,919 reads 84 comments

  22. Alabama Football: Preview of the 2012 Receiving Corps

    Alabama fans are expecting great things out of quarterback A.J. McCarron in 2012. His success will be determined by himself and the pair of hands on the business end of his cannon...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 5,321 reads 6 comments

  23. Alabama Football: 7 Things Holding the Tide Back from a Repeat

    To say that Alabama has no shot at repeating as national champions would be a foolish claim. That doesn't mean that the odds are not stacked against them, however, because they are...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 7,294 reads 37 comments

  24. Auburn Recruiting: Tight Ends Most Underrated Part of the Recruiting Class

    Auburn's recruiting class as a whole is terribly underrated, but the two tight ends may be the most so. Make no mistake, Ricky Parks and Darrion Hutcherson are big-time commitments...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 4,764 reads 4 comments

  25. Alabama Football: 5 Players Who Wont Be Drafted as High as They Should Be

    The latest batch of Crimson Tide players headed to the NFL have bright futures but not all of them can go in the first round. It would be quite a sight, but several players are going to fall lower than they should in the draft...

    Jimmy McMurrey Written by Jimmy McMurrey about almost 3 years ago 4,008 reads 7 comments