TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- They all look the part: long, lean, athletic. It's easy to see why they arrived in on campus with four or five stars assigned to their names. On the practice field, Alabama's freshmen hardly look green.
about 1399 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's latest feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Today's offerings: Success recruiting receivers might be the most overlooked reason for Alabama's recent run; what one Big Ten recruiter said about Michigan's 2015 class; and how Maryland landing Jesse Aniebonam was huge for in-state recruiting efforts.
about 1399 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Alabama starting linebacker Trey DePriest has been suspended for violation of team rules, according to Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban, who stressed that the team's second-leading tackler from a season ago would be able to return to the field shortly if he fulfills his obligations.
about 1411 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- They haven't taken their first college class, but Alabama's freshmen have begun their education in Tuscaloosa. Fall camp, with all the difficulties and challenges it presents, is in full swing for the defending champion Crimson Tide and rookies such as Reuben Foster and Grant Hill are getting their first taste of what it means to compete in the SEC.
about 1416 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Ask coaches around college football and they'll tell you how underrated Alabama's offense has been. One SEC defensive coordinator told me this summer that AJ McCarron still doesn't get enough credit for what he's accomplished as a passer.
about 1420 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
The summer is almost over. The majority of camps are complete as schools have turned their focus to the beginning of the season. For Alabama, the camp season resulted in a handful of new commitments as well a plethora of new scholarship offers extended to 2014, 2015 and even some 2016 prospects.
about 1433 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail
Alabama's 2014 class is beginning to take shape. After a busy June, the class has moved up to No. 2 nationally in the latest class rankings. But the defending champs are not just bringing in talent; they're also filling needs.
about 1454 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- ESPN 150 athlete Bo Scarbrough (Tuscaloosa, Ala./Northridge) committed to Alabama in September, but that hasn't stopped other schools from recruiting him. Last week, Florida running backs coach Brian White paid him a visit.
about 1518 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail
Joe Cowart sat behind his desk last spring and watched as students filed into his classroom. And every day he spotted a certain basketball player, the teacher/football coach always had a comment waiting.
about 1530 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
Jordan Whitehead (Monaca, Pa./Central Valley) has seen the recruiting process up close and personal, as ESPN 150 wide receiver Robert Foster went through the ringer before finally signing with Alabama on Feb.
about 1588 days ago | Brad Bournival | Penn State Nittany Lions