Alabama is known for getting underclassmen ready to play big-time college football, and many of them are already prepared to play in the NFL.
Alabama won the national title and its offense was a major reason why. Alex Scarborough hands out his grades.
Alabama nose tackle Jesse Williams embodied the Tide's perseverance in winning the SEC Championship game against Georgia, as he fought through an injury to impact the victory.
Georgia Bulldogs wilted under the power of Alabama, but still came just seconds from their BCS championship goal.
Freshmen running backs have factored heavily into Alabama and Georgia's runs to SEC Championship game -- T.J. Yeldon for the Tide, Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall for the Dawgs.
Alabama didn't look ahead to the SEC championship game and dispatched Auburn 49-0 in the Iron Bowl, giving the Crimson Tide a clear route to a BCS title spot.
Alabama didn't need its starters for long against Western Carolina, and the Tide's backups performed well to secure the blowout win.
Alabama didn't hang its head after losing to Texas A&M last week and throttled Western Carolina 49-0 in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Alabama looks to regain its edge after two uneven weeks that resulted in an escape against LSU and a loss to Texas A&M.
The Crimson Tide have a routine of one day to ride out the emotion of a win -- and the same applies, they say, after a dramatic loss to Texas A&M that changed the BCS.
Alabama's strength this season has been the run game, but when the Crimson Tide needed a late touchdown from short distance, they went with the pass instead. It didn't work.
Alabama running backs Eddie Lacy and T.J. Yeldon are sharing playing time, and it's one of the reasosn why the Crimson Tide are so dominant this season.
It's the Game of the Century, again, as No. 1 Alabama takes on No. 5 LSU for the third time in the last calendar year.
ESPN college football and NFL draft analyst Kevin Weidl sits down wth TideNation to talk Alabama football after the Crimson Tide's latest dominating performance.
If you're good enough, it doesn't matter how old you are at Alabama. The Crimson Tide are receiving big plays from freshmen Amari Cooper and T.J. Yeldon.
Waiting patiently for his turn, then through lower-body injuries, Eddie Lacy is finally leading the Alabama ground attack.