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Alabama Crimson Tide
Last season, Alabama became the first SEC team to win more than 10 games in league play — the Tide went 12–4 — and not make the NCAA Tournament. Anthony Grant’s club was done in by a bloated RPI (No. 80) that was a product of some bad losses in...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 8 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Alabama (8-0) – The countdown is officially on to Nov. 5. Alabama had a sluggish first half against...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
They have celebrated one conference championship in the history of Kent State’s football program. One. Oklahoma, this ain’t. In 1972, the Golden Flashes won five of their last six, including a season-ending triumph over Toledo that clinched the...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) 1. LSU vs. Alabama (Week 10) Nov. 5, All-Time Series: Bama leads 45-24-5 This one pretty much has it all: Coaching and fanbase storylines, divisional and conference title implications, Heisman Trophy...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
The national and regional debate over college football’s best conference happens every season. The criteria for this argument tends to sway towards your favorite conference (fans) or your target audience (many in the media). Should it be based on...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) The the midway point of the 2011 college football in the rearview mirror, so Athlon Sports takes a look at the top must-see games left on the SEC slate. 1. LSU vs. Alabama (Week 10) Nov. 5, All-Time...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch on Twitter) At the midpoint of the 2011 season, it's time to take a look at the first half and predict how the second half will turn out in the SEC. First-Half Review Coach of the Year — Les Miles, LSU...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 7 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Alabama (7-0) – The Crimson Tide’s march to an undefeated season and a spot in the national title game...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
There seems to be a constant debate in the college football world over the best player in the country. Is it the best performer on a top team, the player with the best statistics, or the best pro prospect? Much of this season’s conversation has...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here's a look at every game of the Week 7 college football schedule. Braden Gall's Week 7 Picks Against The Spread Friday No. 72 Hawaii at No. 92 San Jose State San Jose State’s two-game winning streak was...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Week 7 officially marks the half-way mark of the 2011 college football season. For those counting at home, only Rutgers and Stanford remain unbeaten against the spread (5-0). I will be going...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
December 6, 1982. That was the last time a state of Florida team did not appear in the AP Top 25. The success streak of Sunshine State ended this week, as losses by Florida and Florida State dropped them out of the rankings. The Gators are...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 6 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Alabama (6-0) – Vanderbilt put up a valiant effort in the first half, but the Crimson Tide eventually...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Mitch Light It was far from the most stressful environment, and his team was favored by more than four touchdowns. But AJ McCarron made a nice statement Saturday night in Tuscaloosa as the Crimson Tide cruised past Vanderbilt, 34–0. Alabama’...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
Oregon seemed to be the frontrunner in the preseason to host the first-ever Pac-12 Championship Game, but suspensions and a double-digit loss to SEC-power LSU in the opener raised questions. However, Chip Kelly’s Ducks have bounced back with...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 5 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Alabama (5-0) – The Crimson Tide remain No. 1 in the power rankings after an impressive showing in the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
The SEC West is waiting on college football’s next “Game of the Century” when Alabama hosts LSU on November 5, but the SEC East is a much tougher race to call. Most seem to think it’s a three-way race between Georgia, Florida and South Carolina....
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Mitch Light The Auburn Tigers averaged 41.3 points in their first 25 victories of the Gus Malzahn era. But in the 26th win — arguably one of the most unlikely — the Tigers scored only 16 points and managed only 358 yards despite running a...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) After last season’s disappointing 8-5 finish, Florida was arguably the SEC’s biggest mystery team coming into 2011. The Gators had the talent to compete for the SEC East crown, but how well they...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
Florida has been very difficult to beat at the Swamp over the last 20 years. However, the Gators lost three home games last season on their way to an 8-5 record. Urban Meyer quit after the tumultuous season, and now Gainesville native Will...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
Andrew Luck of Stanford and LaMichael James of Oregon seemed to lead every preseason All-America list. Wisconsin’s Russell Wilson and Baylor’s Robert Griffin III have created as much buzz as anyone in college football this year, while SEC...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. Nebraska (+9) at Wisconsin It’s a likely preview of the first-ever Big Ten Championship Game as Nebraska invades Madison...
Mitch Light
2 years ago

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