Former Alabama player Quinnen Williams turning heads at Jets’ camp

New York Jets defensive line coach Andre Carter has gotten a good look at former Alabama player Quinnen Williams during the team's organized team activities (OTAs) in May and this month. One thing is pretty clear after seeing the 6-foot-3,...

Dr. Gaylon McCollough’s memoir honors ‘Bear’ Bryant, Alabama

By Tyler Martin Special to The Tuscaloosa News 'Victory in the Game of Life' is a fitting title for Dr. E. Gaylon McCollough’s memoir. He knows how to win on and off the field. McCollough is a former University of Alabama football player...

Josh Jacobs says no to movie deal, for now

When you break it down, former Crimson Tide player Josh Jacobs' life certainly reads like a Hollywood script. • Parents separated, and he lived in his dad's car for part of his childhood. • Spent many nights going to bed hungry. •...

Former Alabama QB new head coach at Bessemer City

Former University of Alabama quarterback Andrew Zow has taken a head coaching job with the Bessemer High School football team. Zow, who played for the Crimson Tide from 1998-2001, was the head coach of the Calera Eagles since 2016. Zow takes...

Bart Starr remembered at memorial in Alabama

Associated Press BIRMINGHAM — Former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr was remembered Sunday at a public memorial event in his native Alabama. An event celebrating Starr's legacy as a star of professional and college football was held Sunday afternoon at Samford...

Revised plans to Bryant-Denny Stadium add $17 million to the budget

By Ed Enoch Staff Writer The University of Alabama System board of trustees on Friday will consider plans to revise the designs for the renovation of Bryant-Denny Stadium and increase the budget of the project by $17 million. The full board meets...

Former UA standouts Samuels, Junior on 2020 College HOF ballot

    Two former University of Alabama football greats were on the ballot for the 2020 College Football Hall of Fame announced by the National Football Foundation on Monday.   E.J. Junior III, an All-American defensive end on two of Coach...

CECIL HURT: Starr, as quarterback and person, was the legend of a lifetime

To say that Bart Starr was, in my eyes, the definitive NFL player of his time actually understates the case. That’s partly a measure of the greatness of Starr, who passed away Sunday at the age of 85 after a...

Former Alabama, NFL great Bart Starr dies at 85

Former Alabama quarterback and NFL Hall of Famer Bart Starr died early Sunday at the age of 85 in Birmingham. The health of the Crimson Tide and Green Bay Packers great had been in decline since suffering a stroke in...

Browns coach Freddie Kitchens surprises Kareem Hunt at baptism

By Tom Withers The Associated Press ROCKY RIVER, Ohio — Browns coach Freddie Kitchens, a former Alabama player, has been watching Kareem Hunt work toward redemption. On Sunday, he showed the running back that he’s got his full support. Kitchens and general manager...
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