You can bet current USC players, future recruits and their families monitored and evaluated the draft soap opera of Matt Barkley, who in retrospect probably should have left after his junior season.
AJ McCarron chose to stay in school rather than jump to the NFL. Then he watched as three QBs who one year before him made the same decision took a tumble on draft day.
A look at who's moving up and who's moving down at Alabama after A-Day.
Nick Saban hopes to get a clear view of his Crimson Tide and how they replace another crop of high NFL draft picks. Saturday's spring game is a good place to start.
As Alabama resumes practice after the conclusion of spring break, there are five primary questions it must get answered.
The defending national champions appear to have quite a lot to figure out as they play with dozens of puzzle pieces this spring, as Alex Scarbrough writes about the 10 most important observations of 2013 as it has unfolded thus far.
In this week's roundtable, TideNation looks at Alabama's new staff and how well they'll keep the Tide recruiting machine rolling.
With the deregulation of recruiting that is set to become official in August, Alabama is being proactive with its hires of Kevin Steele and Kerry Stevenson.
After Alabama signed four 2013 running backs Wednesday, Nick Saban said he didn't agree with assumptions being made about the team's depth chart.
With several starters NFL-bound, Alabama has plenty of players lined up to fill the holes.
Alabama won the national title and its offense was a major reason why. Alex Scarborough hands out his grades.
Alabama's dominating win in the BCS National Championship Game stirs memories of the USC Trojans' similar days of domination. Now, USC must rediscover those old winning ways.
ATH Vonn Bell already thinks highly of two coaches and old rivals: Nick Saban at Alabama and Urban Meyer at Ohio State. Next up is a meeting with new Tennessee coach Butch Jones.
Gene Chizik goes from Auburn's king to a mere jester, yet the #KeepChizik hashtag could yet prove prescient for Alabama's faithful.
Steve Bisheff writes that USC coach Lane Kiffin needs to spend some time building his defense instead of just focusing on the offense.