1. Alabama Football: Top 5 Reasons for Tide Fans to Be Optimistic in 2012

    There are lots of players graduating and moving on to the NFL from this 2011 Alabama team, one of the top-rated college football teams in all the land...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,283 reads 20 comments

  2. Alabama vs. LSU: 5 Things Neither Team Should Do in Upcoming BCS Show

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) In the last game they played against each other, both the Alabama Crimson Tide and LSU Tigers made mistakes, but of course one of them won anyway...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 5,502 reads 12 comments

  3. Fiesta Bowl 2012: Bowl Proves Oklahoma State Should Not Have Been in Title Game

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) OK, Oklahoma State football whiners, will you now shut up about not being in the national title game? You had to survive a missed chip shot field goal to beat a Stanford team with absolutely no defense...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,329 reads 101 comments

  4. Alabama Football: Nick Saban Has a "Bring It On" Mentality over 2012 Schedule

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) When I questioned Nick Saban once over his love of scheduling tough opening games to start the season, he said, "I know some people question ...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 4,379 reads 31 comments

  5. SEC Football: Does This Year Prove the the SEC Is the King of All Conferences?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) There are some points that escape fans of other conferences outside the SEC...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 3,694 reads 77 comments

  6. Alabama Football: Saban's Prediction Comes True for Alabama

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) A few years ago I was interviewing Alabama defensive back Marquis Johnson and he told me an interesting story about the first bowl game they went to with Nick Saban as head coach of the Crimson Tide...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 5,199 reads 40 comments

  7. Alabama vs. LSU: What LSU Fans May Claim After an Alabama National Title

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) If LSU loses to Alabama in the 2012 BCS National Championship Game, I can already hear their fans screaming the following on message boards: 1...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 2,049 reads 83 comments

  8. Barrett Jones: Alabama Outland Trophy Winner To Forgo NFL for Senior Year

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) Last week, in an article speculating whether junior Alabama left tackle and Outland Trophy winner Barrett Jones would stay for his senior season, I listed all the reasons that Jones might stay ...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,412 reads 15 comments

  9. Is Notre Dame's Meltdown a Sign of the Times for Coach Brian Kelly's Future?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) Notre Dame opened up a 14-0 lead in the third quarter of the Champs Sports Bowl on Thursday and seemed to have the Seminoles from Florida State on the ropes and groggy...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,505 reads 38 comments

  10. Auburn Football: Is Auburn a Sinking Ship Everyone's Wanting to Abandon?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) No matter how you spin it, when you have an offensive coordinator leave to take a job in Podunk, Arkansas for a crossroad school few people have ever ...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 2,464 reads 138 comments

  11. Alabama Football: Who Could Be Alabama's MVP in the BCS Championship Game?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) Sometimes players step up when you need them the most and there's no better time for a player to step up than in the national championship game...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,472 reads 51 comments

  12. Who Was Alabama's Biggest Surprise Hero This Year That Nobody Picked to Be?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) When most of the players Nick Saban picks show up at Tuscaloosa, it's not surprising when many of them become stars, even in their freshman years...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,952 reads 19 comments

  13. Alabama 2012 SEC Football Schedule: Tide Schedule Has a Holy Jesus Ending

    The SEC schedules were announced today, and Alabama fans finally get a jaw-dropping look at the results. While some schools (like Georgia) got a very favorable schedule, missing ...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 32,416 reads 90 comments

  14. Alabama Football: BCS Championship Starting Line Up and Depth Chart by Position

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) No game this season is going to wind up being as important to the Crimson Tide as the next one...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 14,911 reads 4 comments

  15. Alabama Football: Saban's "Secret" Recruit, Montravius Adams, No Longer a Secret

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) Everyone knows Nick Saban knows talent and is not afraid to offer an athlete that no one else has offered. Such people almost always seem to work out and become stars...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 5,203 reads 5 comments

  16. Alabama Football: Why Alabama Wins the BCS Championship Game and Number 14

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) There are many reasons why Alabama could win the game against LSU for the next BCS championship. There are just as many reasons why they could lose it too...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 5,389 reads 140 comments

  17. Alabama Football: Presents Crimson Tide Are Still Waiting for Santa to Deliver

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) Alabama already got the the biggest gifts they asked for, a chance for redemption against LSU and another shot at a BCS National Championship...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 3,716 reads 42 comments

  18. Alabama Football: What Is the BCS Game Giving to the Players in Gifts This Year?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) For the old-timers that remember going to a bowl and possibly getting a T-shirt and cap as souvenirs, these are certainly different days. Now, players look forward to the "bling" that accompanies a bowl trip...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 4,169 reads 28 comments

  19. Final SEC Losers: Pigskin Predictions from Your Prognosticating Pair of Pickers

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) Well sports fans, can you believe that the season has already come and is quickly going? It just seems like yesterday that we were all full of hope and anticipation for our various teams...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,477 reads 31 comments

  20. Alabama Football: As Predicted, Alphonse Taylor Drops Seminoles, Goes Alabama

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) As previously written about many players getting ready to switch commitments , another prediction came through when Alphonse Taylor dropped his commitment ...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 3,321 reads 37 comments

  21. Alabama Football: Deion Belue, JUCO DB, Commits to Bama for the Second Time

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) The first time Deion Belue committed to the Tide, for the 2010 class, his grades just weren't up to standards and for the last two years, he has ...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 12,532 reads 13 comments

  22. Alabama Football: Could a "Game of the Century" Be Brewing Next Season with LSU?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) If the people who didn't like all the hype from the first Alabama-LSU game and then even more infuriated by the rematch of the two in the BCS National ...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,072 reads 12 comments

  23. Alabama Football: Courtney Upshaw Pulled

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) This story was pulled because of a personal request from Courtney Upshaw . I respect his right to privacy in this matter...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,273 reads 13 comments

  24. Alabama Football: Alabama Signs Top JUCO Defensive Back Travell Dixon

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) The rich just keep getting richer. With the flip earlier this week of running back TJ Yeldon from Auburn to Alabama , that pushed Alabama's recruiting class right to the No...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 8,852 reads 80 comments

  25. Alabama Football: Alabama to Get More Switch Commitment Players and More?

    Larry Burton (Syndicated Writer) Sunday, the reneged commit immediately followed by the new commitment to Alabama sent shock waves throughout the state of Alabama...

    Larry Burton Written by Larry Burton about almost 3 years ago 4,167 reads 75 comments