CECIL HURT: Time to tone down schedule complaints

There is no way to reduce the temperature on the field for the rest of the 2019 football season. But maybe it’s time to dial back the rhetoric. Nobody has contributed to it any more than I have, but the...

Four Downs: Alabama vs. South Carolina

The No. 2-ranked Alabama football team has some questions heading into its SEC opener Saturday in Columbia, against South Carolina. Here are four:   1. Can the UA defense put pressure on South Carolina's freshman QB? Coming into the season, Alabama figured...

They Said It: Alabama vs. South Carolina

"He played flawlessly for the first game he played in. He certainly didn't look like a freshman quarterback. They didn't miss a beat (against Charleston Southern) in terms of the quarterback position." Head coach Nick Saban on South Carolina QB...

Another award for Tua?

If all goes as expected, Tua Tagovailoa is going to be a candidate for no shortage of postseason awards, especially the ones everyone knows. The Peter Mortell Holder of the Year Award probably doesn’t make that list. But now that...

Saban recalls Crimson Tide’s last trip to Columbia

Alabama's last trip to Columbia, to face South Carolina resulted in a 35-21 Crimson Tide loss. UA coach Nick Saban was asked about that game Monday and and what he remembers from that day. "What I remember from it was...

Tagovailoa wowing opponents with arm and mind

Doug Martin saw all of Alabama’s lethal qualities up close and in person. New Mexico State’s coach pointed out the overall team speed, the balance in personnel and scheme and the accuracy from quarterback Tua Tagovailoa. When asked further about...

Practice Report: Sept. 9, 2019

Several notes from both lines of scrimmage from Monday's outdoor practice. - Freshman defensive end Justin Eboigbe (foot) was participating in the media viewing period. He missed both the Duke and New Mexico State games with that injury, but his...

UA-Southern Miss kickoff time set

Alabama’s Sept. 21 game against Southern Miss — its last non-conference game before November — will kick off at 11 a.m., televised on either ESPN or ESPN2. The exact network will be determined after Saturday's games. University of Alabama President...

UA coaches select players of the week from NMSU game

Six members of the Crimson Tide earned player of the week honors from the University of Alabama coaching staff for their performances in the 62-10 win over New Mexico State. Two wide receivers — Jerry Jeudy and DeVonta Smith —...

Options for Alabama offensive line in need of boost

University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban wanted to see improvement in his offensive line from week one to week two. After reviewing the unit’s performance against Duke, he saw some of the struggles as scheme-related, both a credit...
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