Earlier today, Texas A&M got a lot of attention for honoring its scholarship offer to Cedric Collins, who suffered a career-ending injury in high school.
Alabama and head coach Nick Saban did exactly the same thing today, as the Crimson Tide will honor its offer of a scholarship to Elisha Shaw, a Georgia product who learned recently from doctors that he would not be able to continue to play...
This Alabama live blog will be updated throughout the day as new commitments and Letter of Intent are received.
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Alabama Crimson Tide
SEC TEAM RANK: 1st
NATIONAL TEAM RANK: 1st
LAST YEAR’S FINISH: 1st in SEC, 1st in nation.
NO. 1 CURRENT RECRUIT: OL Cameron Robinson (No. 4 in nation)
FINAL TARGETS: LB Rashaan Evans (No. 15); DE Lorenzo Carter (No. 18).
WHAT SURPRISES LIE AHEAD?: Alabama is Alabama. It seems like a simple enough sentence … so you can’t let your guard down. Having...
National Signing Day has arrived, and it’s one of the biggest days of the year for the nerdiest college football fans (no disrespect intended). Some of us take our fandom to another level every time the first Wednesday of February rolls around (this guy here is quite sick).
Some of you are taking off work officially by staying home and remaining glued to ESPNU, Twitter and your favorite...
Not every program in the SEC is going to finish with a bang, and frankly … not every program in the SEC needs to finish with a bang. Several powers are already in very good shape going into national signing day.
Below is a look at the five SEC schools that can relax a bit on national signing day, and maybe start working a bit on 2015.
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The Tuesday before signing day is sometimes just as crazy as signing day.
Already today, three SEC commitments changed course and picked other non-conference schools–and one former SEC commitment looks like he may be heading back to the conference.
RELATED: The five SEC teams that will have the craziest Wednesday
Four-star defensive back Kendall Gant switched to Marshall. Gant had some...
It’s here, folks, and the jostling is already going on. Wednesday morning will be slammed with college announcements, and the rest of the day is pretty packed too.
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Here’s a look at the players who realistically could end up at SEC schools by this time next week, listed by the 247Sports.com composite national ranking of each...
The assistant coaching hire heard ‘round the college football world was Nick Saban hiring Lane Kiffin. Several didn’t understand it, and several still don’t understand it.
Related: Alabama hiring Lane Kiffin should not be surprising
Kiffin has been a strong recruiter in the past, and he’s coordinated record-setting offenses with primo talent, like that which he inherits at Alabama. Sports...
The BCS era is officially over, and it gives way to a new College Football Playoff era, which we’ll soon learn much more about next season.
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The SEC dominated the BCS era, winning nine of 15 BCS Championship games. Tennessee won the first championship in 1998, and FSU ended it with their victory over Auburn this season, in an...
In 2012, Ty Flournoy-Smith played in the SEC Championship Game for Georgia … against Alabama. This fall, he’ll playing for Alabama.
In bizarre twist, Flourney-Smith a 6-foot-3, 230-pound tight end originally out of Moultrie (Ga.), committed to the Crimson Tide on Monday. His career began at Georgia in 2012, and he appeared in eight games. He then had some off-the-field problems that...