TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- They're talented. So, so talented. With 19 ESPN 300 signees -- three more than any other school and twice the average of the SEC -- there is no doubt that Alabama has the most stacked recruiting class in college football.
about 118 days ago | Alex Scarborough | NCF On The Trail
Editor's note: This is Part I in a weeklong series looking at Alabama's top five position groups with room to improve. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The struggle was obvious. Without a premier cornerback to rely upon, Alabama's defense wasn't the same.
about 471 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Editor's note: This is Part II in a weeklong series looking at the five most pressing concerns Alabama faces this offseason. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- There are a lot of things that make Alabama's defense work.
about 505 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- They all look the part: long, lean, athletic. It's easy to see why they arrived in on campus with four or five stars assigned to their names. On the practice field, Alabama's freshmen hardly look green.
about 646 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- He was talking about football at the time, but what Alabama coach Nick Saban said following Saturday's scrimmage was exactly the type of message he likes to deliver at this point of the year, a warning that every action has a consequence whether it's on the field or off of it.
about 651 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- One thing leads to another, at least on defense. Alabama's secondary wasn't its best for some parts of last season, giving up big plays against LSU, Texas A&M and Georgia, to name a few.
about 681 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Editor's note: TideNation will use this week to look at the four major positions on the football field and how their outlook has changed post-spring practice. Today we examine the secondary: Who's leading?
about 755 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The University of Alabama has utilized more and more true freshmen each year, and it should be no different with the 2013 class. The Crimson Tide already have 21 commitments, including 10 ranked in the ESPN 150.
about 862 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | Alabama Crimson Tide