Alabama Crimson Tide Articles

Ranking the coaches in any college football conference is a difficult task. Many factors play into just how successful a coach is at any school. How well are the assistants paid? Are the facilities up to par with the rest of the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
The college football season is a couple of months away, but the countdown to 2012 has officially begun. Athlon Sports’ 2012 preseason annuals will be hitting newsstands in early June and its official top 25 countdown will begin on May 1...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
The 2012 NFL Draft takes place April 26-28 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Fans from all 32 teams are eagerly awaiting the annual event to see their squad add some new and exciting talent. Here’s our prediction for the first round...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
The 2012 college football season is still months away, but it's never too early to preview. Athlon continues its countdown to the upcoming season and spring previews by ranking the running backs in each of the BCS conferences. The...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
The 2012 college football season is still months away, but it's never too early to preview. Athlon continues its countdown to the upcoming season and spring previews by ranking the quarterbacks in each of the BCS conferences. The...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Ranking the coaches in any college football conference is a difficult task. Many factors play into just how successful a coach is at any school. How well are the assistants paid? Are the facilities up to par with the rest of the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
The brackets are out, and the NCAA Tournament begins in just days. The editors at Athlon Sports are debating some of the hot topics regarding the Field of 68. Which team do you believe was the most over-seeded? Mark Ross: Alabama at No. 9...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) The journey to claim the 2012 national title begins in February, March and April, as 124 college football teams open up spring practice over the next three months. Athlon will preview...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
-by Patrick Snow (@AthlonSnowman on twitter) We all know recruiting rankings are very subjective, but it is also true that every fan base would like a highly-ranked class. A star-studded haul is no guarantee of future success, but the odds...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) It didn’t take long for the dust to start settling on what has turned out to be one of the most entertaining National Signing Days in history. At 8:15 a.m. ET, Nick Saban landed his first big unknown...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) National Signing Day 2012 is two days away. As usual, the flip-flopping fireworks should provide plenty of entertainment for recruitniks and college football fans alike. But while fans bases all across...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) and Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven) Very Early 2012 SEC East Predictions 1. Georgia Bulldogs Key Returnees: QB Aaron Murray, RB Isaiah Crowell, WR Malcolm Mitchell, WR Michael Bennett, WR Marlon...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Patrick Snow (@AthlonSnowman) It happens every year during college football’s recruiting season. Top gridiron prospects “verbally commit” to one school, and then change their mind (multiple times in some cases) before attending another...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) and Mark Ross The BCS just finished its 14th season of action, and has for the most part, been a major improvement on the previous bowl system. How do each of the 14 official champions stack-up against...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by CoachesByTheNumbers.com 2011 is officially in the books. It was another amazing season of college football. As we enter the postseason, with already 25 new coaches set to take the reigns in 2012, let's look back over 2011 hand out our...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) To steal a rather simple phrase from my boss, @AthlonMitch, losing coordinators in the off-season is a double-edged sword. It is a sign of respect when other institutions from around the nation pilfer...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) The ink is barely dry on the 2011 college football season and Athlon Sports is already fired up about 2012. The Sears Crystal Ball parade still has plenty of K-Marts to visit before the defending...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) After falling short in the first meeting against LSU, Alabama left no doubt in New Orleans. The Crimson Tide dominated the Tigers to win their second national title in three seasons. After...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) The Alabama-LSU rematch resembled the first meeting in some ways, but not on the scoreboard. The Crimson Tide turned in a dominating 21-0 performance, earning their second national title in the...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) LSU and Alabama played for the national championship last night, and congratulations are in order for the Crimson Tide on adding a sixth straight BCS title to the SEC’s trophy case. Like any...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) With the BCS National Championship in the rearview, recruiting now takes center stage for the next three weeks. And one glance at the Athlon Consensus 100 will prove that it should be an electric ride...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) Do you ever wonder how a college football coach assembles a national championship caliber roster? Thousands of hours of scouting, evaluating, recruiting and coaching is the simple answer. But it also...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) BCS National Championship Alabama (11-1) vs. LSU (13-0) Date: Jan. 9 at 8:30 p.m. ET Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, La. Related: LSU, Alabama Starting Offenses As Recruits...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) Do you ever wonder how a college football coach assembles a national championship caliber roster? Thousands of hours of scouting, evaluating, recruiting and coaching is the simple answer. But it also...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) There is no doubt this is the Era of the Quarterback. Houston’s Case Keenum (152) and Boise State’s Kellen Moore (142) both broke Graham Harrell’s all-time NCAA touchdown record of 134 scoring strikes...
Braden Gall
3 years ago

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