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2015 Schedule
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Alabama-USC hype is unmatched in Week 1

Defending national champion Alabama takes on USC in Jerry's World. Do we even need to say anything else? But according to ESPN's FPI, it's not the highest-rated game of Labor Day weekend. Top Week 1 matchups (Insider)

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How long will Saban stay at Alabama?

Nick Saban's four titles in seven years cements himself among the best coaches of all time, but how long will the 64-year-old stay in Tuscaloosa? SEC coaching situations (Insider)

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The Tide are rolling into 2016 season

  • Alabama tallied eight wins against AP-ranked teams last season, which tied the most by any team in one season in the poll era.
  • The Crimson Tide's 12-game win streak entering the 2016 season is the nation's longest active streak.
  • The Tide were one of three teams to notch 13 wins in 2015 (Clemson and Houston).
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Take Two: Debating best SEC coaches of past decade

Ranking the best SEC coaches of the past decade is a tough task with many factors to consider, but Nick Saban is an easy choice for the top spot.

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6dEdward Aschoff

Five best SEC head coaches of the past decade

No surprise here: Nick Saban and Urban Meyer, who have combined for six national championships in the past 10 seasons while in the SEC, top this list.

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Bengals QB McCarron, wife, welcome baby boy

Bengals quarterback AJ McCarron and his wife, Katherine, have added a new member to their family, welcoming a baby boy named Tripp on Tuesday.

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AJ McCarron and his Sports Illustrated model wife, the former Katherine Webb, have just had their first baby. According to tweets from AJ and his mother Dee Dee, Tripp McCarron was born Tuesday. AJ mentioned earlier this month that he comes from a family of bigger babies. So it was no surprise he called Tripp "long" in the tweet announcing his birth. Class of 2034 Alabama recruit?

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Bama begins '16 season where it ended '15

Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook lists Alabama as the favorite to win the 2016 national championship. That would be Nick Saban's fifth in 10 seasons in Tuscaloosa.

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Countdown to college football season (2:11)
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7dEdward Aschoff

Ranking the SEC's Week 1 games in 2016

We will see two storied programs competing with playoff implications already on the table when Alabama and USC face off in Week 1.

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Alabama post-spring breakdown

Suddenly things are up in the air for Alabama after the arrest of offensive lineman Cam Robinson and defensive back Hootie Jones.

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Most important players in the SEC West

A look at the SEC West players who could be the difference between a championship season and heartbreak for their respective teams.

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