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July 24, 2014


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Never, again: Tide draws motivation from two losses to end '13

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama wide receiver Christion Jones doesn’t turn away when the infamous “Kick Six” against in-state rival Auburn plays on highlight shows.

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Wednesday 07/23/2014
Marq Burnett's In My Opinion: Why no love for Missouri?
Posted: July 23, 2014

Why no love for Missouri in the SEC East?

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Tuesday 07/22/2014
Alabama notebook: Saban praises his skill players
Posted: July 22, 2014

Alabama coach Nick Saban traveled to Bristol, Conn., for ESPN’s “Car Wash” where college football coaches make stops on all of the ESPN platforms and answer a wide variety of questions.

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Joe Medley's In My Opinion: My potential SEC surprises? Florida, LSU
Posted: July 22, 2014

I’m with those who say that the 2014 SEC football race will come down to Alabama and Auburn. I see Alabama’s chances as better, because of a favorable schedule that includes Auburn at home.

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Saturday 07/19/2014
Joe Medley: Shaking back to life after SEC Media Daze
Updated: July 20, 2014 - 12:47 am

HOOVER — It’s the weekend after, and did SEC Media Days really just happen?

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Quarterback vacancies abound in SEC
Updated: July 20, 2014 - 12:46 am

HOOVER — Perception isn’t reality when it comes to Alabama’s quarterback vacancy.

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Duckworth set to take over Tide gymnastics
Updated: July 20, 2014 - 12:45 am

TUSCALOOSA — In a few short hours, Dana Duckworth went from longtime assistant and aspiring head coach to running one of the nation’s premier gymnastics programs.

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Brandon's In My Opinion: ‘Kick Six’ is never going away
Updated: July 20, 2014 - 12:36 am

I learned two things while going through Twitter during the ESPYs:

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Friday 07/18/2014
Marq Burnett's In My Opinion: SEC West will come down to Alabama, Auburn
Updated: July 19, 2014 - 10:00 pm

SEC Media Days have come and gone and the college football season inches closer.

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Wetumpka's Kennedy rolls with the Tide
Updated: July 18, 2014 - 5:22 pm

Alabama picked up another big offensive lineman for the 2015 cycle when Wetumpka’s Brandon Kennedy chose the Crimson Tide during a ceremony at his high school Friday, according to multiple reports.

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Thursday 07/17/2014
A day in the life of Amari Cooper at SEC Media Days
Updated: July 17, 2014 - 9:48 pm

HOOVER — Five short steps into the lobby of the Hyatt Regency Birmingham, Alabama players were mobbed by adoring fans.

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Saban isn't ready to declare his team ready for prime time
Updated: July 20, 2014 - 5:04 pm

HOOVER — Can 11-2 be classified as a down year?

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Joe Medley: Tide failed, which is why it will succeed
Updated: July 17, 2014 - 4:26 pm

HOOVER — Media picked the right team to win the SEC, even if the wrong people picked Alabama.

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Media pick Alabama to win Southeastern Conference
Updated: July 17, 2014 - 4:31 pm

HOOVER -- The consensus of the SEC's media is Auburn won't be able to repeat as SEC champions.

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Don’t ask us to predict your lottery numbers
Updated: July 17, 2014 - 9:40 pm

Don’t ask us

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SEC notebook: Saban discusses new NFL draft advisory rule
Updated: July 17, 2014 - 8:59 pm

HOOVER — Alabama coach Nick Saban isn’t a reporter, but he may have broken some news during his time at SEC Media Days.

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Saban says Reed, Drake suspended but not kicked off team
Updated: July 17, 2014 - 7:44 pm

HOOVER — Following their recent arrests, Alabama running back Kenyan Drake and defensive lineman Jarran Reed are “suspended, but they’re not kicked off the team,” Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban announced Thursday during SEC Media Days.

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Wednesday 07/16/2014
Saban denies report of $100 million offer from Texas
Updated: July 17, 2014 - 3:17 pm

HOOVER -- Alabama coach Nick Saban said this morning that he never was offered the Texas job this past fall.

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Mark Edwards: Headlines for Jeter ad say plenty
Updated: July 16, 2014 - 8:56 pm

Nike unveiled a new commercial at baseball’s All-Star Game on Tuesday night, paying tribute to the Yankees’ retiring shortstop Derek Jeter.

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SEC notebook: Playoff director says committee will pick four best teams
Updated: July 16, 2014 - 6:07 pm

Playoff mysteries

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Joe Medley: ‘Crisp jog’ sounds bad for pace offenses
Updated: July 16, 2014 - 4:52 pm

HOOVER — It’s hard to decide what sounds more absurd in the debate about pace offenses in college football and what to do about them.

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