1. Ranking the Top 16 College Football Running Backs of All Time

    Who are the best running backs in college football history? It’s not an easy question to answer. Different eras mean uneven standards by which to judge players, and what might ...

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  2. 10 College Football Teams That Could Be Cinderellas in the 2017 Season

    It's that time of year in which the term "Cinderella" is commonly referred to in the sports world, especially in regards to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. It's part of what makes the Big Dance cliche so applicable to this annual event...

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  3. What a 16-Team College Football Tournament Might Have Looked Like in 2016

    "What if?" They're the words nearly every sports fan is left with at the end of a season, regardless of the outcome, because things seldom go as expected...

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  4. The Biggest Myths Surrounding the Alabama Football Program

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — You've probably heard a good myth about the University of Alabama football program without even realizing it...

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  5. Biggest Sleepers in Power 5 College Football Conferences in 2017

    In 2016, the buzz was about college football programs like Colorado and Penn State. Not too many people were talking about them at the end of the previous season, and both coaches were widely believed to be on the hot seat...

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  6. Alabama Football: Underclassmen with Best Chances to Earn Starting Spots in 2017

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Turnover is a regular thing with the University of Alabama football program, and this year is no different...

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  7. Ranking Every SEC Coach by Their Recruiting Skills

    There’s been a significant shift in the Southeastern Conference. From 2006-12, the league won seven straight national championships, and while Alabama was clearly leading the way, a number of other schools were able to make their mark as well...

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  8. Alabama Football Recruiting: Looking Ahead to 2018 Targets

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The proverbial smoke hasn't cleared yet from the University of Alabama football program's latest recruiting national championship, and already the focus has turned to next year...

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  9. Why Alabama Must Get Creative to Maintain Its Recruiting Dominance in the South

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — One. That's the number of recruits the University of Alabama football program signed from the state of Georgia on national signing day this week. After doing likewise in 2016, the Crimson Tide are facing a surprising trend...

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  10. Alabama Football Recruiting: Meet the Crimson Tide's 2017 Class

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It’s gotten to the point that it’s more of a surprise when the University of Alabama football program doesn’t finish No. 1 in recruiting than when it does...

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  11. Alabama National Signing Day 2017: 5 Takeaways from Crimson Tide Class

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Although it changes from place to place, and team to team, one can always measure how good a recruiting class is by the mood of the coach. Wednesday afternoon, Nick Saban was in a great mood...

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  12. Where Does Bama's 2017 Class Rank Against Recent Nick Saban Hauls?

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was Feb. 6, 2008, and head coach Nick Saban was optimistic yet really had no idea how good of a recruiting haul he had just landed...

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  13. Alabama Getting Back to What It Does Best Should Frighten College Football


    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — They were saying the exact same thing as the Alabama fans, especially the ones at home screaming at the television...

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  14. Alabama Football: Final Predictions Pre-National Signing Day

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It's the homestretch for the recruiting class of 2017, as national signing day is Feb. 1, and Alabama is in its usual position of adding another group of stellar prospects...

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  15. Can Baker Mayfield Cap His Career with a Heisman Trophy and 2nd Playoff Berth?

    For those following Baker Mayfield's career, the knocks against the Oklahoma quarterback are well-known and, at this point, uninventive. Not tall enough. Not fast enough. Too much a product of the Sooners offensive system...

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  16. Why the Future Looks Bright for Football in the Sunshine State

    Having grown up in the Sunshine State, Eric Poms, Chief Executive Officer of the Capital One Orange Bowl, is used to being surrounded by good football...

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  17. Why the Idea of Perfection Is Folly in the College Football Playoff Era

    He was at the pinnacle of his career. Dabo Swinney, the self-described former "crawl-on" as a player, was on top of the college football world, having won Clemson's first national championship since 1981...

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  18. Alabama Football: Early Offseason Priority List

    Even though it’s been just over a week since the College Football Playoff came to an end, there’s been little if any downtime for the University of Alabama football program...

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  19. Alabama Football: Initial Predictions for the Tide's 2017 Depth Chart

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Tuesday was a day of transition for the University of Alabama football program. After the team flew back from Tampa, Florida, where it came up short in the ...

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  20. Alabama Will Learn from Title Game Faults, Have Chance to Be Dominant Again

    There was no Gatorade shower for Nick Saban , no victory celebration on the field in front of fans who made the trip to Tampa, and Tuscaloosa doesn't have to worry about holding another parade...

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  21. Burning Questions Ahead of the College Football National Championship Game

    College football is back in no-man's land when it comes to the national championship. Five years ago, Alabama's rematch with LSU in the BCS title game helped spark the change to ...

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  22. Crimson Tide Defense Intends to Show Clemson's Deshaun Watson 'The Real 'Bama'

    When the players think back to what happened a year ago, payback is on their minds. Not just Clemson's, who obviously want revenge for the 45-40 loss in the national championship game, but Alabama's as well...

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  23. Alabama D-Line Gets the Headlines, but Clemson's Shouldn't Be Overlooked

    His selection was well deserved, but even Clemson defensive lineman Clelin Ferrell called being part of the press conference after the Fiesta Bowl " kind of crazy ...

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  24. Alabama Football Recruiting: Tide's National Signing Day Wish List a Month Out

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Regardless of how the various recruiting services rate the University of Alabama's latest class of prospects on national signing day (Feb...

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  25. Remembering When Alabama Football Was a Laughingstock

    For even the oldest and most established players on this year's University of Alabama football roster, the history of the program boils down to two eras: before Nick Saban and after...

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