The injury to Eddie Jackson is still reverberating through Alabama's roster. The promising young cornerback, who was in position to start as a sophomore, tore his ACL during last weekend's scrimmage, forcing him to miss the remainder of spring camp.
about 293 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
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 349 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Maybe the loss at Auburn was a warning shot. Or was it the narrow victory at Texas A&M? Possibly the lackluster performances against Colorado State and Mississippi State? Whenever the signs came that Alabama wasn't all it was cracked up to be, very few, if anyone, saw it coming.
about 394 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Don't sleep on Mississippi State. That's the message Nick Saban would like to deliver to his top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide as it travels to face a dangerous Bulldogs team on the road in Starkville on Saturday night.
about 444 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- So much about LSU-Alabama is built around the physical style of play, and rightfully so. UA coach Nick Saban called the game a "heavyweight fight" where you have to show up in every round.
about 452 days ago | Alex Scarborough | LSU Tigers
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Here are five things to watch as top-ranked Alabama (7-0, 4-0) hosts upstart Tennessee (4-3, 1-2) on Saturday afternoon in Tuscaloosa: Start of life without Sunseri: Vinnie Sunseri, Alabama's junior starting safety, has a brace on his knee after undergoing season-ending surgery earlier in the week.
about 463 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide