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 72 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- There hasn't been much of a letdown in production from Alabama's defense compared to seasons past. The top-ranked Crimson Tide is still among the top-10 nationally in rushing yards allowed per game, passing yards allowed per game, third down conversions, first downs allowed and total defense.
about 116 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
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 212 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- For some members of Alabama's 2012 signing class, success came swiftly. T.J. Yeldon burst onto the scene in the season opener against Michigan, becoming the first player in school history to rush for 100 yards in his debut.
about 216 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 237 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Each week, Tales From The Road provides news and updates about where Alabama's coaches are recruiting and which prospects are getting noticed. This week's targets: Spring practice is over in most states with the exception of California and Florida.
about 298 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail