Mark Richt is not blowing smoke when he addresses the difficulty in building a recruiting fence around Georgia's borders. Football coaches across the country recognize the wealth of talent that exists in the Peach State, and they frequently make Georgia a key area in their recruiting game plans.
about 982 days ago | David Ching | NCF On The Trail
As the 2014 NFL draft drew to a close last Saturday, I could still hear Joe Pendry's prophetic words in the press box on Nov. 5, 2011. Pendry, who had just retired the previous year as Alabama's offensive line coach, said there was a very simple reason that nobody could score a touchdown that night in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The recruiting classes have all been spectacular since Nick Saban took over at Alabama in 2007. Simply put, there hasn't been a better program in college football at gathering, signing and developing blue-chip recruits over the past decade or so.
about 1456 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Want to ask ESPN RecruitingNation senior analyst Tom Luginbill a question about your team? Tweet it to @TomLuginbill using the hashtag #AskLoogs. @TomLuginbill @RecruitingESPN after his showing @TheOpening2014 don't you think Curtis Samuel needs a bump?
about 1639 days ago | Tom Luginbill | NCF On The Trail
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- There goes the family vacation. Alabama fans planning their annual pilgrimage to Tuscaloosa for the A-Day scrimmage this Saturday were hit with some disappointing news when it was learned that fab freshman tailback Derrick Henry would miss the remainder of spring because of a fractured leg.
about 1774 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TideNation's Alex Scarborough released his All-Saban squad earlier today, highlighting the best players to suit up for Alabama during the Nick Saban era. Almost immediately, fans keyed in on the running back pick as Scarborough went with current back T.
about 1816 days ago | RecruitingNation | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Nick Saban certainly has had his share of talented players during his tenure at Alabama, and although player development is critical to success, it all starts on the recruiting trail.
about 1816 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- As it turned out, 2008 was just the beginning. Alabama's 2009 signing class was one step ahead for Nick Saban and the coaching staff as it finished No. 2 in the country, highlighted by the likes of Dre Kirkpatrick, Trent Richardson, AJ McCarron and Eddie Lacy.
about 1856 days ago | Alex Scarborough | NCF On The Trail