1. Alabama Football: 4 Reasons Why the Crimson Tide Will Chomp the Gators

    Alabama vs. Florida. That matchup has been the epic battle that has defined the SEC over the past few years and while the last two games have been landslide Alabama victories, this Saturday still has the feeling of electricity around it...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 3 years ago 53 reads 9 comments

  2. Alabama Trounces Arkansas: Three Thoughts the Day After

    Some thought Las Vegas was a bit crazy putting Alabama as a twelve-point favorite. Who knew they were being conservative? The Crimson Tide throttled Arkansas for the fifth straight year to open up their conference play...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 3 years ago 240 reads 0 comments

  3. Nick Saban vs. Bobby Petrino: Paralleled Coaching Careers Collide Again

    Fourteen job changes. Sixteen job changes. Resurrecting two college football programs. Questionable exits from NFL head coaching jobs...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 3 years ago 600 reads 2 comments

  4. Alabama vs Arkansas: Can the Tide Keep the Hogs at Arm's Length Again?

    In Alabama's 10 victories last season, no one had the Crimson Tide dead to rights like the Arkansas Razorbacks did...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 3 years ago 1,019 reads 16 comments

  5. Alabama vs. North Texas: 3 Thoughts the Day After

    With just one more game before conference play, North Texas afforded Alabama an opportunity to shore up some loose ends before the Arkansas Razorbacks come calling...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 3 years ago 544 reads 0 comments

  6. North Texas: Another Chance for Alabama to Shape Up Before Conference Play

    Alabama is only a few days removed from passing its first test in Happy Valley. The results were good, but more needs to be done...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 3 years ago 1,023 reads 7 comments

  7. Alabama vs. Penn State: 3 Thoughts the Day After

    In 2010 Alabama slammed on the gas and ran over Penn State, cruising to a 24-3 victory. This time around the Crimson Tide methodically dismantled an improved PSU with a 27-11 victory in State College...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 3 years ago 11,326 reads 28 comments

  8. Toughness, Defense and Winning: Alabama Basketball Is Demanding Your Attention

    Don't look now, but at the halfway mark of the men's SEC basketball season, it's not Kentucky that is in first place. It's not Tennessee, Florida or Mississippi State. It's the Alabama Crimson Tide...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about over 3 years ago 429 reads 1 comments

  9. Michigan Prepares Grass Taste Test in Hopes of Luring Les Miles from LSU

    Everyone knows that Michigan has the tradition to scoop up Les Miles. They have the facilities and fanbase as well. Les Miles has Michigan ties and more than likely would be paid handsomely...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about over 3 years ago 2,712 reads 17 comments

  10. The Touch and Feel of Cotton Should Be Part of the BCS Fabric

    After watching the 75th Cotton Bowl Classic play out in Jerry's World only one thought came to mind: It's time for the BCS to add a fifth game to its lineup...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about over 3 years ago 235 reads 0 comments

  11. Capital One Bowl 2011: Alabama's Dominating Victory Shows What Might Have Been

    This was what all Alabama fans were waiting for. A finished product. A full 60 minutes of dominance like the 2009 SEC Championship Game bringing Alabama's skill and talent together on the field...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about over 3 years ago 2,374 reads 22 comments

  12. Ohio State Escapes: NCAA Lets the Buckeyes Off the Hook

    Ever since the announcement has come down that Ohio State would have five players suspended, many Buckeye fans have been scratching their head over the NCAA in light of the Cam Newton situation...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about over 3 years ago 976 reads 51 comments

  13. Jim Tressel's Ohio State Buckeyes are a Symbol of BCS Stability

    Ohio State is 0-9 against the SEC in bowl games. There is no telling if the Buckeyes will break that streak in the Sugar Bowl against Arkansas and in reality does it matter? ...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about over 3 years ago 1,441 reads 42 comments

  14. Crimson Collapse: An Iron Bowl Loss That Will Haunt Alabama for Years to Come

    Black Friday. No, not that Black Friday. This Black Friday signaled the death of Alabama's identity. An identity of dominating the Crimson Tide's opponents and making them quit...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about over 3 years ago 2,754 reads 60 comments

  15. Temple Football: Can the Owls Take Advantage of Opportunities in Front of Them?

    There's a huge football game being played in Philadelphia Tuesday night. Yes, it will be at Lincoln Financial Field and yes it will feature a winged mascot, but it's not the Philadelphia Eagles...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 344 reads 2 comments

  16. Alabama's Pride is On the Line: A Cam Newton-Free Story

    We all know too well what happened the last time Alabama was coming off a crushing loss like the one they suffered in Baton Rouge...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 840 reads 27 comments

  17. Goodbye Glendale, Hello Orlando: LSU Washes Away Alabama's Title Hopes

    It's insane to think so many LSU fans wanted Les Miles fired not too long ago. Who knows, there still may be some who feel that way as fan lunacy really follows no logic, but after beating Alabama, Les Miles should have put those grumbling to rest...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 659 reads 9 comments

  18. BCS To Notre Dame: Excuse Me Sir, But We're Going To Have to Ask You To Leave

    Notre Dame has become that unfortunate drunk person at the party. It's like someone you used to respect has had one too many and really is just hanging around at a place looking like a fool...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 949 reads 26 comments

  19. Snap Judgements: In Cam We Trust, No. 1s Go Down in 3s and Sparty Takes Control

    When you play NCAA football on any video game console there comes a moment before the season starts where you are asked if you'd like to create a player to recruit. You pick the position, where they are from, and how good they are...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 528 reads 6 comments

  20. Savor Success: Losses in College Football Are Inevitable No Matter Who You Are

    There are 120 teams in the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision, formerly known as Division 1-A. That means there will be 1,440 regular season games played in 2010. Out of those 120 teams only one, two or three will probably go unbeaten...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 282 reads 9 comments

  21. Snap Judgments: Badgered Buckeyes, Husked Nebraska and Florida's Meltdown

    The college football gods giveth and taketh away. Ohio State learned that lesson the hard way. Even I thought the Buckeyes would book a longer stay at the No. 1 Hotel Resort Casino, but what fun is that if you don't gamble and Mr...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 453 reads 6 comments

  22. Recovering From a Loss: How To Deal With Your Football Fan Lunacy

    The sky is falling. It's the end of the world. You feel like you might vomit. In some cases, there are tears...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 1,155 reads 25 comments

  23. Blocking, Tackling and Toughness: South Carolina Gives Alabama Its Own Medicine

    As an Alabama alum, days like yesterday have been rare lately. Ever since that season finale loss in 2007 to Auburn, life has been pretty good for Tide fans, even with the 2008 season-ending losses to Florida and Utah...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 750 reads 31 comments

  24. South Carolina Gets It Done, LSU Survives and Who Is No. 1?

    Last week I wrote an article scratching my head as to why Steve Spurrier couldn't bring the success to Columbia that he created in Gainesville . Well, how things have changed...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 227 reads 0 comments

  25. South Carolina: Why Haven't They Turned the Corner under Steve Spurrier?

    Steve Spurrier has been a success every place he has been. In high school he was a three-sport letterman winning state titles and making all-state teams. As a player at Florida he won the Heisman Trophy and then even spent 10 years in the NFL...

    Damon Young Written by Damon Young about almost 4 years ago 1,080 reads 29 comments