TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Reggie Ragland hears it when he goes home to Madison, Alabama. He hears it from Alabama coach Nick Saban. He hears it ... "everywhere." "My friends, they'll be talking stuff, like, 'Y'all don't look like the other teams used to look in '09 and '11,'" Ragland told ESPN.
about 542 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Alabama Crimson Tide
Another week, another off-field incident. That is the way it has been this offseason in the SEC, and this past week was no different. Texas A&M suspended cornerback Victor Davis after he was arrested and charged with shoplifting, and defensive end Gavin Stansbury, who was arrested in April, left the team for personal reasons.
about 794 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | Texas A&M Aggies
HOOVER, Ala. -- Nick Saban could have stepped to the microphone last week at SEC media days and delivered a stern message to his team at Alabama. After an offseason colored by two DUI arrests, one player getting caught with marijuana and another getting arrested for disobeying a police officer, it seemed like a prime opportunity to fire a shot across the bow.
about 798 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Earlier today, we examined those newcomers in the SEC East who made big splashes this spring. Again, these are players on campus and practicing for the first time, junior college transfers or true freshmen who enrolled early.
Editor's note: This is Part IV in a weeklong series looking at Alabama's top five position groups with room to improve. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- With a new position coach, maybe it's time for new expectations.
about 949 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
According to ESPN's Gerry Hamilton, the following players have signed with Alabama: D.J. Pettway DE Pensacola, Fla./East Mississippi CC HT: 6-3 WT: 250 Positional Rank: No. 2 juco DE Stars: 4 ESPN JC 50 (No.
about 1008 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCF On The Trail
The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Today's offerings: Butch Jones is producing the recruiting story of the year with his efforts in Knoxville; Alabama continues to add to its prize recruiting class with another blue-chip defender; the signing period for mid-term junior college recruits is two weeks away and the push to land the undecided will be fierce.
about 1027 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
The nation's top-ranked class continues to separate from the competition. After securing a commitment from Laurence Jones (Monroe, La./Neville), the No. 22-ranked player in the ESPN 300 on Monday, Nick Saban and staff struck gold again Wednesday.
about 1027 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail