1. All I Want For Christmas: 8 Gifts For an Alabama Crimson Tide Fan

    As Christmas approaches, many Crimson Tide fans may take some time to process the season that has passed and wonder how things could have been different...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 2,607 reads 26 comments

  2. Alabama Football: Nick Saban Signs Trio of Lineman From Junior College

    Alabama had a disappointing season and there is no doubt much of the trouble was rooted on both sides of the line...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 9,829 reads 45 comments

  3. Alabama Football: Amid Coaching Chaos, Team Looks to Fill Needs With Recruiting

    As the coaching carousel turns at full speed, Alabama looks to fill needs with it's 2011 signing class. Alabama may have an advantage during times like this because Nick Saban dictates what kinds of offense and defense Alabama runs...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 7,058 reads 13 comments

  4. Alabama Football: An Idiot's Guide To Improving the Crimson Tide

    I am an idiot. I must be. Everyone tells me that after every article. Auburn fans tell me that, Alabama fans tell me that, other writers tell me that. I'm still waiting on my visit from Nick Saban representatives to set me straight...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,318 reads 31 comments

  5. Auburn Beats Alabama: Iron Bowl Highlights Offensive Line's Failure

    Nick Saban and the staff did many things to try and hide it, to go around it, to make it less an issue, but ultimately the 2010 season was a failure because of the offensive line...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,395 reads 26 comments

  6. Iron Bowl: Why Auburn, Can Newton Will Lose Out and Finish 11-3

    Auburn is about to take a downhill tumble from the mountain and it begins Friday at Bryant Denny Stadium. The 2010 season has been a dream season thus far for Auburn fans but the dream is about to become a nightmare...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 2,624 reads 56 comments

  7. Alabama Seniors Make Final Appearance at Bryant Denny Stadium

    Nine scholarship seniors will make their final appearance at Bryant Denny Stadium Friday for the annual Iron Bowl showdown with Auburn University. This group of seniors is the final class that can trace roots to the Mike Shula era...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 1,623 reads 10 comments

  8. Alabama vs. Georgia State: Eight Players To Watch Thursday Night

    Alabama should win handily Thursday against Georgia State. What the game lacks in drama it should gain in an opportunity to see some different Alabama players to get in the game...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,401 reads 11 comments

  9. Alabama Football: Lessons Only Learned through Pain for Youthful Crimson Tide

    I know the trends today in childcare all point toward non-corporal forms of behavioral manipulation. But having raised three kids, I can confirm that the human mind doesn't learn the hardest lessons via positive experience...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,077 reads 27 comments

  10. Alabama Crimson Tide Backfield Report

    Greg McElroy faces the final four games of his career. Currently his completion percentage and yards per attempt are better than last year, but his difficulty with deep throws continues...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,649 reads 12 comments

  11. Why Alabama May Be in Trouble Against Mississippi State

    Let me start this article with the ending, "Because we didn't really want it, and it showed". Those were the words spoken by Alabama safety Robert Lester after losing to LSU...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 2,605 reads 24 comments

  12. Alabama-LSU: Which Program Has the Better Defense?

    For years the SEC was known proudly as the league of defense, but thus far in 2010, it's the offenses that have been flexing the muscles. Only South Carolina, LSU and Alabama have shown any resemblance to SEC defenses of years gone by...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,992 reads 109 comments

  13. Alabama Football: Time for Tide Offensive Line To Do Some Soul Searching

    Alabama enters the off week badly in need of rest and healing. It gives the staff and the obsessed among us time to ponder what is going on...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,798 reads 16 comments

  14. Alabama Football: 7 Ways To Improve the Crimson Tide's Offense

    The question on every Alabama fans mind is what happened to our offense and how can it be fixed. The answer to the first part of that question is simple...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 3,935 reads 32 comments

  15. Alabama Football: Can the Crimson Tide Avoid Disaster in Knoxville?

    Just how bad are the Tennessee Volunteers? Lets throw out bullet points. Their "quality win" so far has been a 32 to 29 squeaker over UAB. Their "quality loss" was a 16-14 loss to LSU...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 1,835 reads 46 comments

  16. Alabama Football's Fight: For the Crimson Tide, It's Survival Time

    One of the more memorable lines in a movie for me was during Apollo 13 when flight director Gene Kranz played by Ed Harris in the midst of overwhelming avalanche of bad news asked his engineers, "What do we have that's good...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 1,772 reads 11 comments

  17. For Alabama The Flames of The Utah Loss Have Gone Out

    In the waning weeks of the 2008 season the Crimson Tide players suffered through back to back losses, one at the hands of the Florida Gators that cost them the SEC title. The second a humiliating loss at the hands of underdog Utah in Sugar Bowl...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 621 reads 13 comments

  18. Alabama Football: Could South Carolina Be the Toughest Test Yet?

    Things were rocking and rolling in Tuscaloosa on Saturday night as the home-standing Crimson Tide finished their demolition of the Florida Gators...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 4,891 reads 20 comments

  19. Alabama Defense Rises To Crush Florida

    After weeks of failing to meet expectations the young defense rose up and smacked the Florida Gators all night long in front of a delighted and frenzied home crowd for a 31-6 victory...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 2,144 reads 11 comments

  20. Alabama Crimson Tide: Who's Rising and Who's Falling

    After four weeks of play whose stock is on the rise and who is failing to impress? Rising: Linebacker Nico Johnson After losing his staring job this spring and sinking to as low as ...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about almost 4 years ago 6,960 reads 42 comments

  21. Can Alabama Stop Arkansas Quarterback Ryan Mallett?

    If anyone was listening to Nick Saban before the season (and from what I can tell, no one ever does), the current lack of awesomeness on defense is far from a surprise...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 4 years ago 1,854 reads 29 comments

  22. Mark Ingram & Trent Richardson: Comparing Superback Combos

    This week, Alabama will finally get a look at the best running back combo in recent memory. We saw them both last year, but it was only late in the year that true freshman Trent Richardson started running like a veteran...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 4 years ago 1,631 reads 10 comments

  23. Alabama Football: 10 Things To Look for Against Duke

    Alabama has gotten a few sacks this year, but they have all come from linebackers and defensive backs. Not one defensive lineman has recorded a sack...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 4 years ago 5,695 reads 26 comments

  24. College Football: The Ultimate Alabama Tide-Penn State Nittany Lions Breakdown

    For the first time in 20 years, Alabama and Penn State will renew their storied rivalry at Bryant-Denny Stadium...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 4 years ago 7,531 reads 30 comments

  25. Mark Ingram's Injury: Should the Breaking News Worry Alabama Fans?

    Alabama fans got some unwelcome news Tuesday about a knee injury to Heisman Trophy-winning running back Mark Ingram. While some calmly stated that Trent Richardson will just have more yards, for some fans tailback injuries can bring back bad memories...

    Walter Kirkwood Written by Walter Kirkwood about 4 years ago 2,997 reads 38 comments