Last week, Alabama AD Bill Battle said the Tide would play “anybody” in 2015 and he’d called “everybody we know” in search of one final non-conference opponent. Has he called UAB?
After he made the extreme boast that no NFL roster has three tailbacks more talented than Alabama’s trio, we may not hear from the new offensive coordinator in public for a long time.
Would the creation of Division IV benefit Alabama, Auburn and the rest of the SEC? How might it hurt smaller schools? Do you even care about the impact on smaller schools?
Other leagues have proposed doing away with the current conference championship game requirements, but thankfully, the SEC has shown no inclination to change its already perfect format.
Should the big boys stop flexing their muscles and simply pull away from the NCAA to form their own alliance? Or would that further professionalize college sports?
The former West Virginia QB should know better than to make a decade-old recruiting accusation, and the Alabama coach should know better than to respond by muttering a mild profanity.
Which prospects are still on the board? Chat with AL.com’s Wesley Sinor and find out.
The first players selected from Auburn and Alabama, Greg Robinson and C.J. Mosley, look like the best bets to have long and successful NFL careers.
When the Rams picked Auburn tackle Greg Robinson second overall in the NFL draft Thursday, it snapped a 9-0 run of first-round picks from Alabama since 2011.
If it came down to it, would you take South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney or Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel? Or would you go with a star from the state of Alabama?
“Gentlemen, it is better to have died a small boy than to fumble this football.”
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