TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Nick Perry isn't doing anything to temper expectations for the Alabama secondary. The senior safety missed all but the first two games last season, and what he saw from the sidelines clearly didn't suit him.
about 840 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 890 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- It's about that time. No, it's not the "Game of the Century" as Alabama-LSU matches have been called in years past, but Saturday's game in Tuscaloosa might just be the biggest of the season for the top-ranked Crimson Tide.
about 992 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 993 days ago | Alex Scarborough | LSU Tigers
We've reached the midway point of the season. And, well, some teams are hot while others are certainly not. Let's take a look. GLOWING EMBERS Missouri: Who knew? Prognosticators, both professional and amateur, are surely coming out of the woodwork by now, telling anyone who will listen how they had Missouri atop the SEC East before the start of the season.
about 1016 days ago | Alex Scarborough | LSU Tigers
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Get through this next game and regroup. That's the idea for Alabama after a shaky start to the season against Virginia Tech, Texas A&M and Colorado State. Should the undefeated Crimson Tide clear the final September hurdle and beat Ole Miss, the month of October will set up nicely with unranked Georgia State, Kentucky, Arkansas and Tennessee all in a row.
about 1032 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- When Deion Belue, Jarrick Williams and Nick Perry walked onto the field Saturday dressed in sweatpants, you knew the game would be different. Those were three of the most experienced members of Alabama's secondary on the sideline, unable to play against Colorado State because of lingering injuries.
about 1037 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Here's what we learned from No. 1 Alabama's 31-6 win over Colorado State on Saturday night in Bryant-Denny Stadium. Alabama is a beatable championship contender: There was next to nothing pretty about the game for Alabama.
about 1038 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Here's what we learned from No. 1 Alabama's thrilling win over No. 6 Texas A&M on Saturday afternoon in College Station, Texas. Alabama is still the class of the SEC: It wasn't all pretty, and we'll get into some of that below, but the overall picture for Alabama has to be a rosy one.
about 1045 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide