BIRMINGHAM – Two weeks after hip replacement surgery, Nick Saban walked the putting greens at the Greystone Golf and Country Club with relative ease. Read the full story
TUSCALOOSA — As soon as the final post-spring accolades were divvied out, and talented freshman receiver John Metchie was handed the Dixie Howell Memorial MVP award, clusters of Alabama players gathered at midfield for some playful trash talk.
TUSCALOOSA — With both hands gripping either side of the podium, Nick Saban opened Saturday’s press conference with a question of his own for two “media coaches” in the back of the room.
TUSCALOOSA — Nick Saban spent much of Saturday’s A-Day spring game in his usual spot standing about 10-15 yards behind the line of scrimmage.
TUSCALOOSA — Alabama’s 13th A-Day spring game under head coach Nick Saban will kick off at 1 p.m. Saturday (and be televised on ESPN2) from what is sure to be a packed Bryant-Denny Stadium.
TUSCALOOSA — Raekwon Davis could’ve been the eighth Alabama underclassman off last year’s national championship runner-up roster to forgo their college eligibility and enter this month’s NFL draft.
TUSCALOOSA — New Alabama men’s basketball coach Nate Oats formally announced the first five members of his on-court staff, including the presence of one familiar face.
TUSCALOOSA — Four months after its memorable semifinal showdown in the Orange Bowl, Alabama and Oklahoma are taking their budding rivalry to the next level.
TUSCALOOSA – Two days after turning 18, and nearly two weeks after entering the NCAA transfer portal, Kira Lewis Jr. has decided to stay put at Alabama.
TUSCALOOSA – Nick Saban is once again railing against the rising number of collegiate underclassmen leaving school early for the NFL, and that includes several of his own now-former players.
TUSCALOOSA — Alabama’s new-look offensive line may be without its most experienced player for an extended period. Right tackle Jedrick Wills Jr., a rising junior, suffered an ankle injury early in Saturday’s scrimmage.
TUSCALOOSA — Former Alabama men’s basketball coach Avery Johnson and the university settled on a $5.5 million buyout to mutually part ways, according to the separation agreement obtained by the Montgomery Advertiser and USA Today.
TUSCALOOSA — Throughout the first few weeks of his employment earlier this winter, new Alabama receivers coach Holmon Wiggins called occasional “meetings” just to get to know his new pupils.
TUSCALOOSA — Nate Oats stood next to his truck in Buffalo after listening to a voice mail from Alabama athletics director Greg Byrne on Sunday when he noticed the serendipitous “Roll Tide” University of Alabama license plate holder surrounding New York plates on the car beside his.
Auburn’s run to the NCAA’s round of 16 recalls some of the Tigers’ great teams from the past, and it reminds me of how good basketball in this state can be … and has been.
TUSCALOOSA — The exodus of the Alabama men’s basketball program continued Wednesday as two more Crimson Tide players appear to be following outgoing head coach Avery Johnson out the door.