It's time to celebrate the best of the best in the SEC during the BCS era. So what we've done is taken on the monumental task of selecting an All-SEC team from the BCS era, which officially ended last Monday with Florida State's 34-31 victory over Auburn in the VIZIO BCS National Championship.
TideNation's Alex Scarborough released his All-Saban squad earlier today, highlighting the best players to suit up for Alabama during the Nick Saban era. Almost immediately, fans keyed in on the running back pick as Scarborough went with current back T.
about 540 days ago | RecruitingNation | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- As it turned out, 2008 was just the beginning. Alabama's 2009 signing class was one step ahead for Nick Saban and the coaching staff as it finished No. 2 in the country, highlighted by the likes of Dre Kirkpatrick, Trent Richardson, AJ McCarron and Eddie Lacy.
about 580 days ago | Alex Scarborough | NCF On The Trail
ATHENS, Ga. -- The feel-good stories in recruiting are the two-star prospects who go on to earn all-conference honors and work their way into the NFL, but there is obviously a flipside to that coin, as well.
about 582 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- It was the shot across the bow. Nick Saban and the Alabama coaching staff made a statement with the class of 2008. It was Saban's first full year recruiting as the head coach of the Crimson Tide, and what a stunning first impression it was.
about 583 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Take a moment to look away from the fire raining down outside your windows. Try to focus over the howling of your pets. Turn off the utter meltdown on the 24-hour-news networks and enjoy the final moments of the apocalypse.
about 614 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- For Nick Saban, his success started on the recruiting trail, not the football field. In his first season, the University of Alabama head football coach went 6-6 and guided the Crimson Tide to a berth in the Independence Bowl, the lowly Independence Bowl, where they hung on to defeat Colorado.
about 644 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Geno Smith. Collin Klein. De'Anthony Thomas. Braxton Miller. Mike Gillislee? Absolutely, say Gillislee's Florida teammates. The senior running back deserves to be on the list of Heisman Trophy candidates after what he did against one of the nation's top defenses Saturday afternoon at Florida Field.
about 689 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
The University of Alabama has become the premier destination for the nation's top running backs. Former stars Mark Ingram and Trent Richardson are now playing on Sundays, and the Crimson Tide's backfield this season is made up of three former ESPN 150 stars.
about 698 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | Alabama Crimson Tide