Three things we learned in the spring about the Alabama Crimson Tide: 1. No leader at QB: Blake Sims was said to have made strides as a passer, but he took a serious step back at A-Day, throwing two interceptions.
about 908 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Not every prediction we made about Alabama heading into the spring panned out, but we got awfully close. Let's take a look back: Prediction No. 1: Kiffin provides a jolt This one appears to be a work in progress as A-Day was not the most impressive performance for the offense.
about 914 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- It made sense for Nick Saban to begin his post A-Day spring game news conference with a caveat. After what everyone had seen that Saturday afternoon, a reasoned voice was needed, and Saban stepped to the podium to deliver his own sense of perspective.
about 917 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Here are five things to watch when Alabama takes to Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday for A-Day, the finale of spring practice. 1. The quarterbacks: No, unfortunately the missing piece in the quarterback puzzle, transfer Jacob Coker, won't be on the field Saturday.
about 920 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Score scrimmage No. 1 in favor of Blake Sims. Yes, he's something of a work in progress at quarterback. And, yes, it's fair to say that his skill set doesn't quite fit what Alabama and coach Nick Saban typically do on offense.
about 931 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama isn't in a rush to find its starting quarterback for the 2014 season. That might sound a little crazy when you consider the high expectations the Crimson Tide will undoubtedly face yet again this fall, but it really isn't the biggest concern for a team that was an improbable play away from repeating as SEC West champs and possibly playing in its third straight BCS title game last season.
about 934 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Alabama Crimson Tide
College football's most high-profile head coach weighed in on the Northwestern players' bid to unionize yesterday. Nick Saban said after practice at Alabama that players should be compensated and deserve a voice in what happens.
about 937 days ago | Alex Scarborough | LSU Tigers
Editor's note: This is final part in a weeklong series predicting what changes are ahead for Alabama this spring. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- There's a lot that stands to happen during spring practice at Alabama, but naming a starting quarterback isn't one of them.
about 955 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide