Sports - College - Alabama

Alabama, Nick Saban agree to contract extension

Published May. 3 2017

There was bad news Tuesday for 13 Southeastern Conference football programs.

Alabama's JK Scott hoping for busy final season

Published Apr. 25 2017

Alabama senior specialist JK Scott punted 11 times during Saturday afternoon's A-Day game at Bryant-Denny Stadium, and he also had...

Nick Saban doesn't see Tide as 'elite' coming out of spring

Published Apr. 24 2017

Alabama football coach Nick Saban is glad his Crimson Tide do not have to face Florida State for a few...


Alabama not expected to show much of Brian Daboll-led offense

Published Apr. 22 2017

Alabama's offense the past several weeks has been under the guidance of new coordinator Brian Daboll, who has NFL coordinating...

Alabama averaging nearly 81,000 at A-Day under Nick Saban

Published Apr. 21 2017

Alabama didn't invent college football.

Outside linebacker could be Alabama's notable void; Christian Miller seeks to make it strength

Published Apr. 20 2017

Alabama's defense returns starting experience up front, at inside linebacker, at cornerback and at safety.

Tide's Ross Pierschbacher not expecting to move this season

Published Apr. 19 2017

Familiarity is just fine right now for Alabama redshirt junior left guard Ross Pierschbacher, who is working this spring between...

Alabama practices without Deionte Thompson, charged in assault

Published Apr. 15 2017

Alabama conducted its second spring scrimmage Friday afternoon in Bryant-Denny Stadium, but defensive back Deionte Thompson wasn't able to participate.

Alabama's Jonah Williams leaning to the left this spring

Published Apr. 13 2017

Once Cam Robinson started for a 44th and final time as Alabama's left tackle in January's national championship game, right...

Alabama's Ronnie Harrison already up for facing FSU

Published Apr. 11 2017

Alabama junior safety Ronnie Harrison has no need to look back at January's heartbreaking loss to Clemson in the national...

Nick Saban pleased with offense after first Tide scrimmage

Published Apr. 9 2017

So far, so good with Alabama's offense under new coordinator Brian Daboll.

Miller Forristall trying to be himself as tight end for Alabama

Published Apr. 8 2017

Comparisons to O.J. Howard were going to be inevitable this year for Alabama sophomore tight end Miller Forristall.

Football 'slowing down' for Jalen Hurts this spring

Published Apr. 6 2017

This time last year, Jalen Hurts should have been in high school but elected to enroll early and compete for...

Nick Saban has lengthy checklist for Jalen Hurts as first scrimmage approaches

Published Apr. 4 2017

Alabama will conduct its first spring scrimmage Saturday, and Crimson Tide football coach Nick Saban laid out quite a checklist...

Damien Harris a leader in crowded Alabama tailback race

Published Apr. 2 2017

If only Alabama still employed the wishbone offense.

Alabama's Da'Shawn Hand eager for 'showcase' season

Published Mar. 31 2017

Da'Shawn Hand knows he's not the first five-star defender who had to wait his turn at Alabama.

Chris Weinke, Dan Werner are the latest offensive analysts at Alabama

Published Mar. 29 2017

Consider Alabama's football program well-stocked again with offensive analysts.

Moving on more challenging this spring at Alabama

Published Mar. 26 2017

Alabama had known nothing but success on college football's ultimate stage in recent seasons until January's 35-31 upset loss to...

Alabama's Minkah Fitzpatrick is happy to be back at corner

Published Mar. 24 2017

Fitzpatrick, a 6-foot-1, 201-pound junior from New Jersey, has played all over the Crimson Tide secondary since signing as a...

Saban sees little experience among Alabama quarterbacks

Published Mar. 23 2017

For the first time since the AJ McCarron era, Alabama has a quarterback in spring practice who was the solidified...

Alabama, chippy Nick Saban open spring practice

Published Mar. 22 2017

Spring football practice started a little later this year at Alabama.


Here are the 5 biggest questions facing Alabama this spring

Published Mar. 17 2017

One of the most dominant seasons in Alabama football history ended in January with Crimson Tide players solemnly filing off...

Alabama's O.J. Howard rocketing up draft lists

Published Mar. 10 2017

Former Alabama tight end O.J. Howard chose not to run the 40-yard dash during Wednesday afternoon's pro day in Tuscaloosa.