Mike Herndon - Press-Register
With the realization that USC was going down to Stanford, the thoughts of the Twitterverse dared turn to a possibility that led conference commissioners and university presidents around the country to get off their duffs and finally create a col…
If you're on Twitter and follow anyone who writes about or follows college football, your timeline blew up Saturday night as it became apparent the No. 2 team in the country was only the second-best team on the field in [...]
Kentucky coach Joker Phillips’ team will face the 12th-ranked defense in the country this week, and the Wildcats’ SEC opener is still a week away. The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers lost 35-0 to Alabama last week, but they have allowed the 12th-fewest yards per game in the country in the Football Bowl Subdivision.
It was just a simple question about “the business of coaching.” But for former Alabama coach Gene Stallings, it was a launching pad. Stallings is irritated about ticket prices in college football these days — and the arms race of coaching salaries and facilities construction that has contributed to their rise — and he didn’t hold any of it back while addressing the media at SEC BeachFest last weekend.
Since Nick Saban has been the head coach at Alabama, the Crimson Tide has listed the outside linebackers in its multiple 3-4 as the "Jack" and "Sam" positions, with the Jack as a sort of designated pass rusher.
Preseason polls don’t mean much, but the margin at the top of this one only confirms what we already knew about Nov. 3, the day LSU welcomes the Crimson Tide to Baton Rouge: It ought to be every bit the heavyweight bout last year’s meeting in Tu…
As much as anything else, the success of college football coaches hinges on being salesmen.
So you think Alabama’s going to have a good offensive line this year? So does CBS Sports. CBS’ staff released its 2012 preseason All-America team today and three-fifths of the first-team offensive line plays in Tuscaloosa: center Barrett Jones, tackle D.J. Fluker and guard Chance Warmack.
Four-year deal is reportedly worth $20.5 million, with $13.3 million signing bonus.
Aside from prime-time openers for Alabama and Auburn, marquee games include Florida-Texas A&M, Georgia-Missouri, Washington-LSU, Ole Miss-Texas.
There may be no player in the SEC who draws a greater difference of opinion than McCarron. His fans point to the crystal football in Alabama’s trophy case and his MVP award in the BCS championship game.
Defensive tackle Brian Price reportedly bloodied Barron’s face after telling former Alabama safety to get out of his seat in a meeting room.
Purchase a ticket to June 27 event and you’ll have a chance to win six tickets to the Nov. 24 game and a flight to Tuscaloosa aboard a private jet.
The top college football prospect in the country announced this week that he’s made up his mind where he’s going to college, and nobody outside Clemson, S.C., believes him.
Defensive end from Loganville, Ga., had been strongly considering Alabama, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, among others.