There is not a single position more important in any sport than quarterback. With LSU and Alabama set for their annual showdown on Saturday, and both starting signal callers being seniors, it's time to take a look ahead at what the position holds following the graduation of Zach Mettenberger and AJ McCarron.
about 130 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
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 202 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Camp formally ended for the Crimson Tide on Monday when the fall semester began on the University of Alabama campus. And while studies have gotten in the way of the early morning practices and two-a-days players had become accustomed to, the mood of preseason camp lingered for much of the week, as players fought to climb the depth chart and position changes remained in effect.
about 205 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
With national signing day 2015 still a year and a half away, Alabama continued its recruiting roll, especially among quarterbacks, as No. 2 junior pocket passer (and No. 42 overall recruit) Ricky Town (Ventura, Calif.
about 222 days ago | Derek Tyson | NCF On The Trail
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The final audition is here, and the spotlights are bright for a prospect who wants to become Alabama's next quarterback. It's the last chance for several 2014 prospects to the throw in front of Nick Saban and his staff in hopes of earning that illustrious committable offer.
about 289 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- When it comes to recruiting quarterbacks at the University of Alabama, it's more like trying out for the school play. The signup sheet is the Crimson Tide's coaches scouring for prospects, tirelessly reviewing film and the, ultimately, choosing a handful of players to bring in for auditions.
about 373 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail