1. Alabama Football: Week 2 Spring Practice Stock Report

    After taking a week off to enjoy spring break, the Alabama Crimson Tide returned to the field to resume the second week of spring practices. Nick Saban admittedly was unhappy with the team’s effort on Monday, according to Don Kausler Jr of AL...

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  2. The Plight of College Football Coaches at Basketball Powerhouse Schools

    Coming from a family full of football coaches, new Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops has spent nearly his entire life preparing for the chance to run his own high-profile program...

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  3. Alabama Football Recruiting: Tide's Top 2014 Target at Every Position

    Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide are currently in the middle of spring practice in preparation for the 2013 season, but he and his staff are still hot on the trail of several top prospects for the 2014 recruiting class...

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  4. Alabama Football: Spring Practice Preview for the Running Backs

    Running back is a position that’s been seemingly declining in value at all levels of football, except at the University of Alabama...

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  5. Comparing Coaching Legends: Nick Saban vs. Bear Bryant

    As two of the most brilliant minds to ever roam the sidelines at the University of Alabama, Nick Saban and Paul “Bear” Bryant will always be intertwined in college football history...

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  6. Alabama Football: 5 Ways You Know You Are a Crimson Tide Fan

    The passion for college football in the state of Alabama is an underrated factor in the University of Alabama’s history of success, and its current reign over the sport today...

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  7. SEC Football: Power Ranking the 10 Best Players for 2013

    Despite another mass exodus of talent leaving for the NFL, the SEC will still be home to a collection of the nation’s top college football players in 2013...

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  8. Alabama Football: Spring Practice Preview for the Defensive Backs

    While the offensive line may be the biggest point of emphasis for Nick Saban during Alabama’s spring practices, on defense, the secondary will occupy more of his attention than usual...

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  9. Alabama Football: Dee Hart's Move to Defense Is Smart Decision by Nick Saban

    It did not take long for Nick Saban to begin experimenting with his roster, as he moved three offensive players to the secondary during Alabama’s first practice to open the spring—including former running back Dee Hart...

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  10. Alabama Football: Pre-Spring Practice 2-Deep Depth Chart Predictions

    The Alabama Crimson Tide officially kicked off spring practice over the weekend, and with a new season on the horizon, faces old and new are fighting to secure a position on the team’s ...

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  11. Big Ten Football: 3 Sleeper Rose Bowl Contenders for 2013

    Any discussion for the favorite to represent the Big Ten in the Rose Bowl this season begins with Ohio State, but a handful of sleepers are ready to give Urban Meyer ’s club a stiff challenge for the league title...

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  12. Alabama Football: Complete Pro Day Analysis and Results

    After a majority of Alabama’s 10 attendees at February’s NFL combine skipped the workouts in Indianapolis, a large number of NFL personnel descended upon Tuscaloosa to ...

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  13. Alabama Football: Spring Practice Preview for the Linebackers

    If there is one unit on Alabama’s 2013 roster that has the most depth and experience, it will be in the middle of the defense with its linebacker segment...

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  14. Alabama Football: How Nick Saban Stays a Step Ahead of Everybody

    Nick Saban is a genius. That’s not exactly groundbreaking news. But it’s time to recognize him as a football mind that has changed the college game much in the same vein as legendary coaches such as Bill Walsh transformed the pro game...

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  15. Alabama Football: Spring Practice Preview for the Tide's Defensive Line

    The latest edition of my spring practice preview series delving into each unit of Alabama's roster will put the defensive line in the crosshairs...

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  16. Alabama Football: 5 Teams the Tide's Backups Could Beat

    Given that at least one major recruiting service has rated Alabama’s last three recruiting classes as the nation’s best, it’s no surprise that Nick Saban has been able to annually assemble championship-caliber rosters...

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  17. Power Ranking the 10 Most Brutal College Football Schedules of 2013

    While college football teams across the nation are getting ready to begin spring practices, fans all over the country are eagerly anticipating the upcoming season since schedules have recently been released...

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  18. Alabama Football: Spring Practice Preview for the Wide Receivers and Tight Ends

    As Alabama prepares to begin spring practice in less than a month’s time, the third edition of my series breaking down the positional units on the Tide’s roster focuses on the wide receivers and tight ends...

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  19. Alabama Football: Complete NFL Combine Results for Former Tiders

    The NFL draft has become another showcase of dominance for Nick Saban ’s Alabama program, and with 10 former Tide stars participating in the NFL combine earlier this week, that trend is a strong bet to continue...

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  20. Alabama Spring Game 2013: Date, Time, Practice Schedule and TV Info

    While fans across the country may view spring football differently, do not tell fans of the Alabama Crimson Tide that spring games are not a big deal...

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  21. Alabama Football: Spring Practice Preview for the Offensive Line

    In the second installment of my spring practice preview series for the 2013 edition of the Alabama Crimson Tide, I will break down a unit that may be the team’s biggest question mark this season: the offensive line...

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  22. Alabama Football: 5 Most Important Parts of Nick Saban's Program

    One of the most underrated aspects of the dynasty Nick Saban has built at Alabama is his attention to detail in every facet of his program...

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  23. Spring Practice Is More Important Than Summer Camp for College Football Teams

    Even though college football players are constantly training in the months leading up to kickoff in the fall, the spring is the most important stretch of the offseason...

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  24. Alabama Football: Way Too Early Game-by-Game Schedule Predictions for 2013

    After claiming three national championships in the last four years—including the last two BCS crystal footballs—Alabama is primed for a run at a three-peat this fall...

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  25. Alabama Football: Spring Practice Preview for the QBs

    In a state where the thirst for college football is a year-round topic of discussion, Alabama fans are patiently awaiting the beginning of spring practice , which is less than a month away...

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