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Looking ahead: Who will clinch the SEC title? (4:35)

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Nick Saban said things will change with USC prep beginning tomorrow: "It's time now -- a little bit judgment day -- of who we're going to coach." Still no decision on who starts at QB, though.

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Alabama QB update: Who will win the job? (3:01)

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Old SEC rivals in Falcons LB Deion Jones (LSU) and Dolphins RB Kenyan Drake (Alabama).

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SEC Network celebrates 25 years of the SEC Championship (1:22)
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Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

The competition at QB is ongoing at Alabama. True freshman Jalen Hurts (2) is making a strong push to play against USC.

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Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Alabama RB coach Burton Burns leads a drill during Thursday's practice. Only two more days of fall camp and then it's game week and on to USC.

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'Dr. Pepper guy' makes his CFP picks (1:20)
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Is Alabama the all-time best program?

Bear Bryant and Nick Saban are two of the greatest coaches of all time. And where else does football matter more? But a two-decade decline after Bryant's retirement made Chris Low pause while ranking the program. Tough calls in blue-blood rankings

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Who are college football's blue-blood programs?

It's a fun-but-complicated question: Who are college football's blue-blood programs? Our writers ranked all 128 and pinpointed the eight schools the sport wouldn't be the same without.

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14hHeather Dinich

The 11 commandments of the College Football Playoff

What have we learned from two years of the College Football Playoff? More than anything, strength of schedule and conference titles matter. And you need a star QB -- well, unless you're Alabama.

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15hIvan Maisel

CFB royalty: Why blue bloods matter

Without them, a sport just isn't the same. Why college football blue bloods like Alabama, Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Texas and USC make the game what it is.

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Herbstreit predicts national championship rematch (0:35)
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Alabama LB Williams wins Herbie's most exciting player award (1:03)

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Lane Kiffin calling plays 9/3 v Clancy Pendergast (USC DC when he was fired): very competitive & will be fun to watch. talked to both today

Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

For most exciting player, the Herbie goes to ...

Kirk Herbstreit names Louisville's Lamar Jackson, Texas A&M's Christian Kirk, Michigan's Jabrill Peppers, Houston's Greg Ward Jr. and Alabama's Tim Williams as nominees for the nation's "most exciting player." 2016 Herbies

Who will be Bama's starting QB?

It's the million-dollar question for Alabama. Our Ed Aschoff takes a look at just who will fire up the Million Dollar Band with touchdown passes this fall. Most pressing questions (Insider)

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Dark-horse Heisman hopefuls

Five potential Heisman sleepers are given 20-1 odds to win the Heisman Trophy, per Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

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2dJohn Wilmhoff

Countdown to college football: 8 days

With eight days left until the first full week of college football, we remember Alabama's record eight wins over AP Top 25 opponents last season.

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2dKirk Herbstreit

Handing out the 2016 Herbie Awards

Kirk Herbstreit reveals the candidates and winners of his 2016 Herbie Awards and makes his playoff picks.

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2dSharon Katz and Mark Schlabach

Man vs. metric: Two views on each top 25 team's toughest game

What matters more: What you see on the field or what you see in the analytics? Mark Schlabach and Sharon Katz discuss each top 25 team's toughest game of the year through those two lenses.

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2dTodd McShay

McShay's top DB prospects for 2017

Todd McShay ranks the top 10 cornerbacks and safeties on his draft board heading into the 2016 college football season, including Oklahoma's Jordan Thomas.

Team Stats

Passing Yards214.373rd
Rushing Yards208.227th
Points For34.136th
Points Against14.43rd

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