Sports - College - Alabama

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.

Alabama displays talent before Bill Belichick, Pete Carroll, others

Published Mar. 9 2017

Alabama had 17 former football players attend pro day festivities Wednesday in Tuscaloosa, including 10 who were invited to last...

Tide's Raheem Falkins looking to possibly transfer

Published Mar. 2 2017

Alabama fifth-year senior Raheem Falkins could be looking to play his final season elsewhere.

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...