TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Two-a-days are over and camp is nearly at a close for the University of Alabama. Well, technically speaking. Nick Saban isn't ready to stop teaching. "Now, even though the players are moving out of the dorm, camp doesn’t really end, to me, until camp ends," the Tide's demanding head coach told reporters on Thursday.
about 115 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- It's time. After months and months of waiting, the start of pre-season camp is finally upon us. Alabama players report today and begin practicing under the direction of coach Nick Saban and the staff tomorrow.
about 130 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Louisiana, Minnesota, California. The University of Alabama has been willing to go wherever it needs to find its offensive linemen of the future. On Tuesday, Nick Saban and the UA coaching staff got a bit of good news from the West Coast where junior college offensive tackle Dominick Jackson (San Mateo, Calif.
about 166 days ago | Alex Scarborough | NCF On The Trail
It’s Rankings Week at TideNation. Every day we’ll rank some aspect of the Alabama football program heading into the 2013 season. Today we’re ranking the top 10 UA rookies with the chance of making the biggest impact in the fall.
about 200 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 after spring practice. Today we examine the offensive line: Who's leading?
about 215 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Forty-eight hours offered enough time to digest Saturday's A-Day scrimmage. TideNation's film review returns with a second look at the finale of spring practice. Offense Blake Sims showed again why he's not a long-term option at quarterback.
about 230 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- As with any intrasquad scrimmage, there are two sides to the coin. On the one hand, the offense can look spectacular and the defense maligned. Saturday was the opposite, as more than 78,000 fans watched Alabama's defense dominate, forcing a whopping six interceptions and four fumbles.
about 233 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- They never took a snap that meant much, but it didn't keep Alabama's second-team offensive line from taking pride in its work last season. The "Touchdown Twos" they'd call themselves, a hungry group of reserves eager to make the most out of the garbage time at the end of games.
about 241 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Last year, Alabama’s offensive line was as good as any unit in the country. But there’s a new boss in town, Mario Cristobal, and he’s already out looking for bigger, stronger linemen.
about 284 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail