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  1. Saban keeping Alabama on the right path

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Whether he's beginning the process of defending a national championship or rebounding from a disappointing season, Nick Saban remains the same. After five decades coaching college football, he's become a creature of habit. Eve...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  2. Tide's most impactful signing classes: No. 1

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The recruiting classes have all been spectacular since Nick Saban took over at Alabama in 2007. Simply put, there hasn't been a better program in college football at gathering, signing and developing blue-chip recruits over the pa...

    Blog | February 28, 2014
  3. Tide to-do list: Find a QB

    Alex Scarborough

    Editor's note: This is Part I in a weeklong series looking at the five most pressing concerns Alabama faces this offseason. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Lane Kiffin's hiring as offensive coordinator at Alabama sent shockwaves through college football, and ...

    Blog | January 13, 2014
  4. C.J. Mosley's career rivals any

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- There's an argument to be made that AJ McCarron is the most underrated star in college football. It has been made numerous times and perhaps you've heard it before. It's short and goes something like this: two national championshi...

    Blog | December 27, 2013
  5. Sugar Bowl glance: Alabama-Oklahoma

    Alex Scarborough

    There's one thing the Allstate Sugar Bowl has in spades: tradition. Alabama and Oklahoma are members of college football's aristocracy with a history of winning that goes back decades. From Paul Bryant to Bud Wilkinson, dusty images come to mind w...

    Blog | December 11, 2013
  6. Stoops set to answer for SEC jabs

    Alex Scarborough

    Talk is cheap, but it's never left the hype machine feeling shortchanged. As if an Allstate Sugar Bowl featuring two of college football's most prestigious programs wasn't intriguing enough, we get to rehash a good old-fashioned war of words in th...

    Blog | December 10, 2013
  7. Alabama doesn't fall victim to upset at UK

    Alex Scarborough

    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- An upset bug swept through the landscape of college football on Saturday, toppling contenders like so many dominos. Seeing an already bedridden Georgia team lose at home to Missouri came as little surprise, but Mark Richt's Bulldogs...

    Blog | October 13, 2013
  8. McElwain: Bama's McCarron is best in CFB

    Alex Scarborough

    Colorado State coach Jim McElwain doesn't waste any time before pointing out his team's poor job of finishing games. In fact, it's the first words out of his mouth. Pleasantries were quickly dispensed in a call with ESPN.com on the Wednesday before h...

    Blog | September 20, 2013
  9. SEC lunchtime links

    Alex Scarborough

    Some of the news is good, some of the news is bad. As we rush toward the start of the college football season ... Alabama ended fall camp on Saturday. So where do the Tide stand on defense and special teams? A GQ profile on Alabama's Nick Saban...

    Blog | August 20, 2013
  10. Tide offense poised for breakout year

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Ask coaches around college football and they'll tell you how underrated Alabama's offense has been. One SEC defensive coordinator told me this summer that AJ McCarron still doesn't get enough credit for what he's accomplished as a...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  11. Smart faces familiar challenges in 2013

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- After yet another offseason in which he was heavily pursued by other college football programs, Kirby Smart agreed to remain at Alabama for at least one more season. A raise to more than $1 million a year guaranteed that the in-de...

    Blog | July 05, 2013
  12. So. Alabama pipeline feeds college football

    Alex Scarborough

    MOBILE, Ala. -- Nearly in the middle of the Florida and Mississippi borders is Mobile, Ala., a port city whose founding can be traced back to French settlers in the early 1700s. Its roots, in other words, run deep. As does the richness of its soil, b...

    Blog | June 11, 2013
  13. Prospect camp levels the playing field

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- In a lot of ways, summer camp is the great equalizer. For college football programs like Alabama, it's a time where there are so many prospects in one place that the names on the back of the jerseys begin to mean nothing and all t...

    Blog | June 04, 2013
  14. Reuben Foster looks back on wild recruiting ride before joining A...

    Alex Scarborough

    Reuben Foster flip-flopped commitments, got tattoos, then flipped again. He endured two tough fan bases and now looks back as his wild high school saga draws to an end.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2013
  15. Alabama Crimson Tide still looking for quarterback after AJ McCar...

    Alex Scarborough

    As AJ McCarron prepares for his senior season at Alabama, the coaching staff is still looking for a favorite to emerge as the Crimson Tide's next quarterback.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2013
  16. Nick Perry, Alabama Crimson Tide secondary dispell concerns

    Alex Scarborough

    Concern about the Alabama secondary is practically a spring staple. With A-Day come and gone, though, the secondary prompted few, if any, questions. Six interceptions and 10 pass breakups saw to that.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2013