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 1241 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Forty-yard dash times and bench-press figures. Measuring height and weight down to the seventh of an inch. It's the annual meat-market bonanza known as the NFL combine and it came to you fast and furious throughout the weekend.
about 1244 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Texas A&M Aggies
NEW ORLEANS -- As Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron slowly trotted off a confetti-covered field inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome following the Crimson Tide's shocking 45-31 loss to Oklahoma, he took with him more than just a right arm that had guided Alabama to a 36-4 record with him under center.
about 1296 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Alabama Crimson Tide
NEW ORLEANS -- As the clock ticks down to Thursday night's Allstate Sugar Bowl matchup between No. 3 Alabama (11-1, 7-1 SEC) and No. 11 Oklahoma (10-2, 7-2 Big 12), it's time to take a look at why Alabama will capture its third straight BCS bowl win.
about 1298 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Alabama Crimson Tide
Now that we've opened all of our Christmas presents and spent some quality time with family, it's full speed ahead to the bowl games. We know who the stars are in the SEC. But here's a checklist of guys to watch in the bowl games who aren't the usual suspects and aren't necessarily household names .
about 1305 days ago | Chris Low | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- As AJ McCarron sat and answered questions about his Heisman Trophy candidacy this week, there was a sense of calm in his voice. He smiled, leaned back and relaxed as he laid his case bare.
about 1318 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | Alabama Crimson Tide
AUBURN, Ala. -- Their pain exiting the visitor's locker room was obvious. Far-off looks and muted responses told their story. Alabama's players had just endured the most heartbreaking, debilitating loss of their careers.
about 1329 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
STARKVILLE, Miss. -- The home crowd cheered, oblivious to the billboard-sized scoreboard pointing to their 20-7 defeat. Even some of their players looked content as they sang the school's fight song after the game.
about 1342 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide