Alabama's defense was No. 1 last season even with a few flaws, a testament to Nick Saban and Kirby Smart's system. This spring, they'll try to improve it.
Their Crimson Tide careers over, Nick Saban's players find their coach has prepped them for the NFL's off-field demands.
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.
Steve Muench breaks down the Carolina Panther's top needs in the 2013 NFL draft and prospects who might fill them, including playmakers who could help QB Cam Newton.
Alabama was expected to beat Auburn, but this wasn't always the case for the Crimson Tide's upperclassmen. That's what made this win memorable.
With Alabama in its bye week, TideNation grades out the performance of the Crimson Tide defense during the first five weeks.
Alabama's top-tier recruiting classes of late are giving the Crimson Tide some much-needed depth in its title-defense season.
The Crimson Tide scored 52 points against Arkansas, but the defense stole the show by shutting out the Razorbacks
Jesse Williams is Alabama's strongest player, which makes him a perfect hit at nose tackle
AJ McCarron was poised and efficient in a rare trip into Big Ten country for No. 3 Alabama, throwing for 163 yards and a touchdown against No. 23 Penn State in a 27-11 victory on Saturday.