Julio Jones still waiting on a new contract with Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — Julio Jones is using the same approach he took at the start of training camp last year: report on time and wait for the Atlanta Falcons to offer a better contract. Jones, a former Alabama player...

NY Jets start camp without top pick Quinnen Williams

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets are setting up camp without their top rookie. Defensive lineman Quinnen Williams, a former Alabama player and the No. 3 overall pick in April, remained unsigned Wednesday morning and was not among...

Former Alabama player Jarran Reed suspended for six NFL games

Associated Press SEATTLE — The Seattle Seahawks will be without defensive lineman Jarran Reed for the first six games of the season after he was suspended by the NFL on Monday for violating the league's personal conduct policy. Reed may participate...

Alabama Najee Harris on  Doak Walker watch list

Alabama football’s Najee Harris has been named to the 2019 Doak Walker Award watch list announced today by the SMU Athletic Forum. Harris is among 71 running backs from around the country named to the preseason list. Heisman Trophy winner...

Past Alabama games featured on SEC Network

The SEC Network is preparing for this week’s SEC Media Days by airing games from previous seasons, including a few Alabama vs. Auburn matchups. The 1982 Iron Bowl game, that featured ‘Bo over the top,’ airs Sunday at 11 a.m. ...

Former Alabama player Rolando McClain attempting another NFL comeback

Former Alabama linebacker Rolando McClain announced on Twitter he plans to make another attempt at an NFL comeback. The 2009 Butkus Award winner and first-round draft pick hasn’t played in the league since 2015. He tweeted, “I applied for reinstatement from...

CECIL HURT: Eryk Anders not ready to quit MMA just yet

Of all the former Nick Saban-era Alabama football players who have entered the “real world” after college, Eryk Anders’ world is probably more real than any of the others. Anders started out as an obscure Mike Shula-era signee. Here is...

Eryk Anders trying to end UFC losing skid with Saturday bout

Eryk Anders, the former University of Alabama linebacker and current UFC fighter, has a Saturday night fight that is clearly a career crossroads. Anders (11-4) will face Venicius Moreira (9-2) in UFC Minneapolis, looking to snap a three-fight losing streak...

Jonah Williams likely out for entire NFL season after shoulder surgery

 Former University of Alabama tackle Jonah Williams, the first offensive lineman selected in the 2019 NFL Draft, is likely to miss the entire 2019 season, the Cincinnati Bengals announced on Tuesday.  Williams underwent left shoulder surgery Tuesday to...

ALABAMA IN THE PROS: June 17, 2019

Here is a look at how former University of Alabama and West Alabama area players are performing in the major and minor leagues. MAJOR LEAGUE • Tim Anderson, Hillcrest High School (INF, Chicago White Sox) 236 AB, .318 Avg., 75 Hits,...
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