1. Duron Carter of Alabama Takes Similar Journey to Father Cris Carter

    After signing day had come and gone, Alabama inked junior college wide receiver Duron Carter from Coffeyville Community College in Kansas. Carter was once a top national recruit and signed with Ohio State and played as a freshman...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 3 years ago 6,020 reads 15 comments

  2. Alabama Football: Freshman Demetrius Hart Headed for Expanded Role With Tide

    Word on the street this past week was Alabama sophomore running back Corey Grant was planning to transfer to another school to finish his college career. The news comes on the heels of the departure of long time Alabama running back Demtrius Goode...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 3 years ago 6,427 reads 23 comments

  3. The Not so Famous Members of Alabama's 2008 Signing Class

    The 2008 signing class will go down as one of the best in Alabama history. It brought Alabama its first Heisman Trophy winner and a third overall pick in the NFL draft. Overall, three players signed in '08 were first rounders...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 3 years ago 8,110 reads 12 comments

  4. Alabama Crimson Tide: Hope in the Midst of Destruction

    It's been a while since I've been able to write. I had an attack of real life that has forced its ugly hand on me. For those of us who live in Central and Northern Alabama, April 27th will not be a day we soon forget...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 2,740 reads 15 comments

  5. Alabama's Secondary Could Be One of the Best

    In my final installment of my spring wrap-up I review the kicking game and the secondary. First I'll review the kicking game: ** PANIC ! ** Ok, with that unpleasantness out of the way let's look at something less scary: the Alabama secondary...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 5,011 reads 15 comments

  6. Alabama Crimson Tide Football Spring Review: Front Seven

    Alabama's front seven a year ago was a mixed bag of hope and recruiting rankings. As the season progressed, the defensive line became an outright liability, and the linebacker corps was in disarray...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,625 reads 10 comments

  7. College Football 2011 Spring Review: Alabama Offensive Line & the Running Game

    No area was more disappointing last season than the Alabama rushing attack which featured two of the nation's better running backs and couldn't do much of anything. Alabama's A-Day game marked a chance to see what has been done about it...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,312 reads 15 comments

  8. Alabama Spring Game Results: Passing Game

    If anyone was hoping to see a definitive answer to who the next quarterback at Alabama will be they didn't get it...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 2,386 reads 13 comments

  9. College Football 2011: A Speculator's Guide to Alabama's Spring Scrimmage

    Asian tea leaf readers and farm country water dowsers have nothing on Alabama fans attempting to pull nuggets of information from spring scrimmage stats...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 6,834 reads 30 comments

  10. SEC Monsters: Alabama's Linebackers

    Trivia Question: What weighs 3211 pounds, has a bad attitude, and always wears Crimson and White. Hint: The answer isn't the live elephant they bring in at homecoming. It's the Alabama linebacker corps...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 648 reads 16 comments

  11. 7 Alabama Players Who Need To Impress This Spring

    With the advent of spring football at Alabama and several new position coaches, all jobs are open for competition. While there are some sure bets on Alabama's roster for some this spring is a key moment in their college career...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 5,245 reads 17 comments

  12. SEC Fans Aren't Losing Sleep Over the NFL Strike

    While much of the country nears panic stage over the impending doom that is the loss of the 2011 NFL season, folk down south barely take notice...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,303 reads 26 comments

  13. Alabama Spring Preview: Offensive Line

    With only a week to go before spring practice, I review the offensive line as my sixth and final installment...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 5,019 reads 29 comments

  14. Alabama Spring Preview: Receivers

    Installment five of my spring preview brings us to pass catchers. Losses: WR Julio Jones left early for the NFL WR Earl Alexander graduated TE Preston Dial graduated ...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 2,681 reads 17 comments

  15. Alabama Football Spring Preview: Offensive Backfield

    In the fourth installment of my pre-spring preview, I move over to offense and take a look at the backfield...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,382 reads 12 comments

  16. NFL Lockout: Did Alabama's Juniors Make the Right Choice Entering the NFL Draft?

    It's interesting that a month ago the NFL management and players union were all making nice while Alabama juniors Mark Ingram, Julio Jones and Marcell Dareus, along with hundreds ...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,408 reads 15 comments

  17. College Football 2011: Alabama Spring Preview: Defensive Line

    In installment three of my pre-spring preview, I review the defensive line. New Additions Jessie Williams 6'4" 330 lbs, Junior College Quinton Dial 6'6" 315 lbs, Junior ...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 2,482 reads 12 comments

  18. Alabama Fooball: Where Do the Kouandjio Brothers Fit on the Offensive Line?

    The words Arie and Cyrus can be found deep in human history. Plug those in a search engine and you'll find references to ancient mythology, star charts, jewish history and astrology...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 5,502 reads 20 comments

  19. Alabama Football: Why Nick Saban WIll Keep the Tide on Top

    On National Signing Day 2011, Alabama inked another top recruiting class to help add to the Crimson Tide legacy...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,103 reads 52 comments

  20. Alabama Spring Preview: Defensive Backfield

    With recruiting news mostly in a deadlock for another weekend, here is my second installment of a spring preview...

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  21. Alabama Crimson Tide Spring Preview: Linebackers

    In the first installment of my pre-spring preview, I look at Alabama's linebacker corps. New Additions Vinnie Sunseri: 5'11", 193 pounds, true freshman Trey DePriest: ...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,648 reads 17 comments

  22. Alabama Hires Veteran Line Coach Jeff Stoutland

    Jeff Stoutland was known more recently for taking over as the interim head coach of the Miami Hurricanes after Randy Shannon was fired. Stoutland has been in coaching circles for some time beginning at his alma mater, Southern Connecticut State...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 4,443 reads 16 comments

  23. Alabama Recruiting: Talent vs. Production

    Alabama has been known as a national power in recruiting since Nick Saban arrived. An Alabama coach can walk into any kids living room nationwide and get reception of familiarity...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 6,309 reads 29 comments

  24. Alabama Defensive Line Overhaul To Be Led by Chris Rumph

    It has been a staple of Nick Saban-coached teams in the past that they could trot out defensive lineman two deep that could all rush the passer and stop the run. Not so at Alabama...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 1,716 reads 1 comments

  25. Domination of Michigan State Indicates a Bright Future for the Crimson Tide

    Alabama began the 2010 season ranked number one in America. At one point they were universally expected to go back to the national title game...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about over 3 years ago 2,438 reads 13 comments