Kansas State and Oregon are now on course to play for the BCS national championship. After Alabama was upset by Texas A&M, the new BCS standings have the Wildcats (.9674) first and the Ducks (.9497) second.
At Alabama, it will go down as a crimson version of “The Drive.” For AJ McCarron, it confirmed what the Crimson Tide already knew – this guy is a heck of a quarterback. He saved the season on a Saturday night in Death Valley, and most likely propelled himself into the thick of the Heisman Trophy race. When it was done, the tears flowed.
Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus has been excused to be with his family after his younger brother was one of three people shot and killed in a suburb of Birmingham, Ala., last weekend.
Alabama running back Jalston Fowler is expected to miss the rest of the season with a knee injury. Coach Nick Saban said Monday Fowler will undergo surgery on his left knee. He didn’t elaborate on the nature of the injury. Fowler is second on the top-ranked Crimson Tide with 85 yards on 11 carries. He was injured in the Western Kentucky game last Saturday.
Tailback Eddie Lacy headlines a deep Alabama backfield this season. Lacy is set to make his first start for the second-ranked Crimson Tide Saturday night against No. 8 Michigan. He follows stars Trent Richardson and Mark Ingram, who were national champions and Heisman Trophy…
Last night the University of Alabama Director of Athletics Mal Moore was admitted to DCH Regional Medical Center due to an irregular heartbeat.
University of Alabama Director of Athletics Mal Moore was admitted to DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa on Tuesday evening due to an irregular heartbeat.
The Alabama football team returned to the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields after spending two days off following the scrimmage that was held this past Saturday. The Crimson Tide spent two hours in full pads to start its final week of training camp.
Long snapper Carson Tinker will play his final season for No. 2 Alabama on scholarship. Tinker was thrust into the spotlight last April when his girlfriend, Ashley Harrison, was killed by a tornado after both were thrown about 50 yards from the closet where they huddled.
Tide travels to Dallas on Sept. 1 for season opener vs. Michigan
The Alabama football team resumed fall camp with a two hour afternoon practice at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields. The practice was the lone session of the day and the fourth of camp. “Camp is going to be rough,” said defensive back Dee Milliner. “It is getting you ready for the season. We just have to come out and compete every day and get better every day.”
Defending national champions preparing for Sept. 1 season opener vs. Michigan in Dallas
Charity has raise over $2.5 million since 2007
Dont’a Hightower signs four year contract with The New England Patriots.
Alabama Football Coach Nick Saban says one option to address the Penn State tragedy might be a ticket tax on athletic events and giving the proceeds to child abuse funds.