1. Alabama Football: A.J. McCarron Continues Surprising Passing Trend

    A.J. McCarron has been a solid quarterback for Nick Saban 's system of game managers, and like McCarron's predecessor Greg McElroy, he has "managed" the Tide to the national championship, but his case is more curious...

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  2. Auburn Football: Ex-Tiger Cam Newton in First Big Interview with ESPN

    Auburn's departed Heisman Trophy winner and national champion quarterback Cam Newton has finally come out and participated in a big interview with ESPN . The video can be viewed here ...

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  3. Alabama Football: 5 Players Who Surprised Us, 5 Who Need To Step Up

    The regular season is over, but while the Crimson Tide have made it to the national championship, there are still kinks to work out in this well-oiled machine. Most of the players on the Tide's roster have played as expected...

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  4. Auburn Football: Tigers and Gene Chizik Played Big Part in Alabama's Title Shot

    The Alabama Crimson Tide are headed to the national championship game against LSU, but they owe more to their hated rivals than most 'Bama fans would like to admit...

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  5. LSU vs. Alabama Rematch: Dismantling Arguments Against the Game

    Alabama was selected to play in the national championship, but as expected the dung has hit the fan in a most inglorious fashion. Everyone but Alabama fans and a few other sane folks are beating the war drums over the decision for a rematch...

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  6. Alabama vs. LSU Rematch: Which Way Does the Tide Have to Turn to Win?

    The Alabama Crimson Tide are now New Orleans bound, but rather than a disappointing Sugar Bowl bid, they will instead play for the national championship. They lost the first bout with LSU, but they can make the second outing a different story...

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  7. Destination: New Orleans, Alabama-LSU Rematch Is a Go

    The final BCS standings have been released by ESPN and Alabama remains No. 2. The Oklahoma State Cowboys gave a great last hurrah against Oklahoma, but it wasn't enough to leap-frog Alabama...

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  8. Alabama vs. LSU Rematch: Odds Are Ugly After Oklahoma State Blows Out Oklahoma

    The Bedlam Series is over and it was, indeed, bedlam. Oklahoma State fans stormed the field as the play clock hit zero. The Cowboys dismantled the Sooners 44-10, and Alabama's position at No...

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  9. Alabama vs. LSU Rematch: Top 5 Players Who Are Hungriest for Revenge

    They say, "What goes around, comes around," and as far as Alabama is concerned, LSU has hell to pay for. The Tide outplayed their opponent and lost anyway. You can bet they won't let it happen again...

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  10. Alabama vs. LSU Rematch: 5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Want This Game

    The Alabama vs. LSU rematch is almost a guarantee, but trying to build a consensus on whether or not it should happen is like trying to get Congress to agree on something...

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  11. Alabama Football: Tide Only Team LSU Wouldn't Blow out of the Water

    The way the BCS produces rankings is an arcane process that boggles even the best of us, but one thing is certain: They rank the teams based on what they have proven in both wins and losses...

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  12. Alabama Football: Trent Richardson's Best Heisman Moments

    The general consensus is that to win the Heisman, you have to have a "Heisman moment." Whether it's one big play or just a great performance in a game, you have to have one...

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  13. Iron Bowl Halftime Report: Scores and Injuries

    The Iron Bowl has commenced and, very characteristically, it is a tough, physical game. Alabama leads 24-7, with Auburn's only touchdown coming from an outstanding defensive play...

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  14. Alabama Football: Arkansas Loses, Tide Title Bound? Not so Fast My Friend!

    LSU is officially undefeated in the regular season after besting Arkansas with a score (41-17) that looked eerily familiar to the Alabama-Arkansas game, but Alabama's destination is anything but settled...

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  15. College Football 2011: 10 Most Overrated Home-Field Advantages

    In college football, it is always nice to play a big game at home. The benefits offered against opponents outweigh any negatives and offer a provide of possibilities...

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  16. College Football 2011: Most Overrated Home Field Advantages

    The arcane idea of having a home-field advantage in college football is widely regarded as a good thing, hence the term "advantage...

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  17. Alabama vs. Auburn Football: 10 Players to Watch in the Iron Bowl

    The Iron Bowl is almost here, and one team is looking for revenge while the other will be seeking to re-open an old wound. Once again, the greatest rivalry in collegiate football will be played with a national championship on the line...

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  18. Alabama Football: Sleeper Safety Vinnie Sunseri About to Make Big Splash

    The news is in: Will Lowery, Alabama's best backup safety and a walk-on, tore his ACL in the game against Georgia Southern. According to ESPN, he will miss the rest of the year...

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  19. Alabama Football: Option Attack Could Doom Tide in LSU Rematch

    The BCS has been shaken, stirred and served, and Alabama is, once again, No. 2. The only team that sits ahead of them is division nemesis, undefeated LSU, and while a rematch seems ...

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  20. Oklahoma, Oregon Fall: Alabama Has Clear Path to National Championship

    Oregon kicker Alejandro Maldonado missed a last-second field goal against USC. Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III led a touchdown drive with 51 seconds left in the game against Oklahoma...

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  21. Alabama vs. Georgia Southern: Tide's Title Hopes Reeling After 45-21 Victory

    Alabama hosted Georgia Southern today, and they looked particularly dreadful. They gave up a season-high amount of yards, struggled against an undersized defense and officially have no argument as to why they should be ahead of Oregon...

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  22. Alabama Football: Oklahoma State's Loss Could Be Deadly Distraction for Tide

    Oklahoma State finally lost. It wasn't in the Bedlam Series, but it was bedlam. The Cowboys traveled to battle the Iowa State Cyclones and came away losers in double overtime...

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  23. Alabama Football: Is Offensive Coordinator Jim McElwain Weak Link in Coaching?

    Alabama lost seven games in 2007, but when Jim McElwain joined Nick Saban's crew of coaches in 2008 the team finished the regular season undefeated and were a mere breath away from playing for the national championship...

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  24. Alabama Football: Is It Time for the Tide to Use Jalston Fowler as a Fullback?

    For some time the Alabama Crimson Tide have not utilized the fullback position. Under Nick Saban , they run a lone setback formation while using their smaller tight ends as an H-back...

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  25. Alabama Football: Early Preview of the 2012 Offensive Line

    As the season rolls to a close for Alabama the players must stay focused on the next game. As fans we have the luxury to look ahead of next year, and next year will see a new and powerful lineup on the Tide's offensive line...

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