Sports - College - Alabama

Nick Saban confirms Daboll, Pannunzio hires

Published Feb. 21 2017

Alabama football coach Nick Saban on Monday confirmed the hirings of Brian Daboll as offensive coordinator and Joe Pannunzio as...

Brian Daboll will bring NFL play-calling experience to Alabama

Published Feb. 19 2017

Alabama's first five offensive coordinators of the Nick Saban era had previous play-calling experience at the college level.

Saban could be close to rounding out Alabama staff

Published Feb. 17 2017

Alabama football coach Nick Saban could be close to rounding out his offensive staff — again.


Alabama's Nick Saban has 'the tougher job' than Bear Bryant

Published Feb. 15 2017

As New England quarterback Tom Brady and Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma continue to stake their claims as the...

Alabama's Lester Cotton arrested for marijuana possession

Published Feb. 14 2017

Lester Cotton, who made five starts at guard last football season for Alabama, was arrested after a traffic stop this...

Alabama's Nick Saban now looking for sixth offensive coordinator

Published Feb. 8 2017

Alabama football coach Nick Saban woke up Tuesday with an offensive coordinator and a co-offensive coordinator on his staff.

Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa never fazed by success of Hurts

Published Feb. 7 2017

As three Alabama quarterbacks in recent months were choosing to avoid future competition with Jalen Hurts for the opportunity to...

Alabama seeks another offensive assistant after Billy Napier's departure

Published Jan. 30 2017

Alabama has lost a third offensive assistant since capturing its 26th Southeastern Conference football championship in early December.

Nick Saban stays neutral on Super Bowl LI

Published Jan. 26 2017

Alabama football coach Nick Saban has decided to play the role of Switzerland in Super Bowl LI, though he is...

Kiper projects six Crimson Tide players in first round of NFL draft

Published Jan. 20 2017

Longtime ESPN analyst Mel Kiper has six former Alabama players projected to go in the first round of the 2017...

Greg Byrne leaving Arizona to replace Bill Battle as Alabama athletic director

Published Jan. 17 2017

It's almost as if the University of Alabama had someone in mind.

Battle stepping aside as Alabama AD; Byrne next?

Published Jan. 16 2017

Alabama athletic director Bill Battle announced late Sunday night that he is stepping aside to assume a new role as...


Alabama losing talented trio early to the NFL

Published Jan. 14 2017

Alabama junior left tackle Cam Robinson and redshirt junior receiver ArDarius Stewart announced Friday that they were forgoing their senior...

Alabama's Derrick Gore transferring; Tide's NFL decisions to be announced today

Published Jan. 13 2017

Alabama redshirt sophomore running back Derrick Gore announced this week that he would be transferring for his final two seasons...

Alabama fans catch man who sold fake tickets to title game

Published Jan. 12 2017

Three brothers from Louisiana pulled a fast one on a man they say sold them fake tickets to root for...

Alabama football by the numbers

Published Jan. 12 2017

The basic numbers are simple.

Alabama not defining its season by one game

Published Jan. 11 2017

Alabama still has four national championships under football coach Nick Saban as a result of Monday night's 35-31 loss to...

Clemson dethrones Alabama, winning national title in brutal slugfest [photos]

Published Jan. 10 2017

Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney entered Monday night's national championship game knowing that 'Rocky II' had a different outcome than...

Steve Sarkisian transition has mixed results for Tide

Published Jan. 10 2017

Alabama's offense experienced mixed results during Monday night's 35-31 loss to Clemson with Steve Sarkisian as its new coordinator.

Clemson Tigers defeat top-ranked Crimson Tide 35-31 for national title

Published Jan. 9 2017

Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney entered Monday night's national championship game knowing that 'Rocky II' had a different outcome than...

Alabama, Clemson set for historic rematch

Published Jan. 9 2017

When Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney told Alabama's Nick Saban early last year that he would see him again in...

Alabama's O.J. Howard right where he wanted to be

Published Jan. 8 2017

Well, this was the plan.

Steve Sarkisian 'excited' for Monday's unique opportunity

Published Jan. 8 2017

TAMPA, Fla. — It's not every Alabama football media event when head coach Nick Saban doesn't draw the largest contingent...