Alabama Football

We Spoke With Big Al. Here’s What Life is Like as Alabama’s Mascot Alabama We Spoke With Big Al. Here’s What Life is Like as Alabama’s Mascot , Staff Writer 3:57pm, October 6

The University of Alabama is home to many of the bests. Take a trip to Tuscaloosa and you'll find Nick…

Move Over, Alabama. Georgia is the Best Team in College Football Alabama Move Over, Alabama. Georgia is the Best Team in College Football , Staff Writer 1:27pm, October 5

Can you remember the simpler times? When the smell of Hollister was sensory nirvana? When you could kiss each other…

Cornelius Bennett’s “The Sack”: Relive the Hit Heard Around College Football Alabama Cornelius Bennett’s “The Sack”: Relive the Hit Heard Around College Football , Staff Writer 1:46pm, October 4

Few plays in Alabama Crimson Tide history stack up to "The Sack." One could argue for George Teague's "The Strip"…

Lane Kiffin’s Impression of Nick Saban Cracked Everyone Up Alabama Lane Kiffin’s Impression of Nick Saban Cracked Everyone Up , Staff Writer 2:50pm, October 1

Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin's time together on the sidelines in Tuscaloosa was a beautiful disaster. Sure, the Alabama Crimson…

How Did Alabama’s “Million Dollar Band” Get Its Name? Alabama How Did Alabama’s “Million Dollar Band” Get Its Name? , Staff Writer 1:25pm, September 29

Marching bands truly capture the spirit of college football. Where else can you see a 100-plus member ensemble play together…

Why is Alabama’s Mascot an Elephant Named Big Al? Alabama Why is Alabama’s Mascot an Elephant Named Big Al? , Staff Writer 12:17pm, September 22

Only University of Alabama Crimson Tide football super fans know everything about their program's history. They damn sure know how…

Alabama Fans Don’t Rush The Field. Here’s Why Alabama Alabama Fans Don’t Rush The Field. Here’s Why , Staff Writer 12:12pm, September 21

Any college football team who pulls off an upset has the right to rush the field. Rushing the field is…

John Metchie III’s Bone-Crushing Hit Rocked Florida to its Core Alabama John Metchie III’s Bone-Crushing Hit Rocked Florida to its Core , Staff Writer 3:25pm, September 17

A turnover for the offense is awful in pretty much every aspect. Your team gave up possession, and the other…

Alabama’s “Elephant Stomp” is the Ultimate Pregame Pump-Up Tradition Alabama Alabama’s “Elephant Stomp” is the Ultimate Pregame Pump-Up Tradition , Staff Writer 4:45pm, September 14

Forbes annually ranks the world's most valuable sport franchises. Teams from the NBA, NFL, MLB along with European soccer teams…

Never Forget When Alabama’s Big Al Pummeled Florida’s Mascot Alabama Never Forget When Alabama’s Big Al Pummeled Florida’s Mascot , Original Author 2:49pm, September 13

The Alabama Crimson Tide and Florida Gators don't often play during the regular season, but it's usually a big-time clash…

Johnny Manziel’s Houdini Scramble Versus ‘Bama Can’t Be Topped Texas A&M Johnny Manziel’s Houdini Scramble Versus ‘Bama Can’t Be Topped , 3:42pm, September 10

Since the Heisman Trophy was first awarded in 1935 to Chicago halfback Jay Berwanger, only juniors or seniors had won…

Bryce Young’s Parents Raised a College Football Superstar Alabama Bryce Young’s Parents Raised a College Football Superstar , Staff Writer 2:38pm, September 9

I've always had a fantasy football philosophy regarding Alabama players: When in doubt, draft anyone who played under Nick Saban…

Alabama Broke College Football. Here’s How To Fix It Alabama Alabama Broke College Football. Here’s How To Fix It , Staff Writer 4:52pm, September 8

College football is broken and Alabama is the culprit. It's broken like the white refrigerator you threw in your garage…

Why “Dixieland Delight” is a Timeless (& Controversial) Alabama Football Tradition Alabama Why “Dixieland Delight” is a Timeless (& Controversial) Alabama Football Tradition , 2:51pm, September 4

In 1982, Ronnie Rogers wrote "Dixieland Delight," which soared to No. 1 on the Billboard's Hot Country Songs list under…

Derrick Henry’s High School Rushing Records Are Unbreakable Alabama Derrick Henry’s High School Rushing Records Are Unbreakable , Staff Writer 4:52pm, September 2

The best high school athletes don't always pan out in college or the NFL, unless your name is Derrick Henry.…

Alabama’s “The Strip”: Remembering the Greatest Play That Didn’t Count Alabama Alabama’s “The Strip”: Remembering the Greatest Play That Didn’t Count , Staff Writer 11:43am, September 2

Every NFL and college football fan can recall their favorite play. Maybe it's Doug Flutie's last-second hail mary in 1984.…

7 Alabama Game-Day Traditions Every Crimson Tide Fan Should Know Alabama 7 Alabama Game-Day Traditions Every Crimson Tide Fan Should Know , Staff Writer 2:54pm, September 1

The University of Alabama is home to history, traditions and, of course, a dynamite college football team. From the explicit…

Brian Robinson Stayed True to Alabama, And the Backfield is Finally His Alabama Brian Robinson Stayed True to Alabama, And the Backfield is Finally His , Staff Writer 12:12pm, August 31

The coronavirus pandemic turned out to be a blessing in disguise for Brian Robinson Jr. No, the Alabama running back…

Why “Dixieland Delight” is a Timeless (& Controversial) Alabama Football Tradition Alabama Why “Dixieland Delight” is a Timeless (& Controversial) Alabama Football Tradition , 2:51pm, September 4

In 1982, Ronnie Rogers wrote "Dixieland Delight," which soared to No. 1 on the Billboard's Hot Country Songs list under…

Alabama’s “The Strip”: Remembering the Greatest Play That Didn’t Count Alabama Alabama’s “The Strip”: Remembering the Greatest Play That Didn’t Count , Staff Writer 11:43am, September 2

Every NFL and college football fan can recall their favorite play. Maybe it's Doug Flutie's last-second hail mary in 1984.…

Johnny Manziel’s Houdini Scramble Versus ‘Bama Can’t Be Topped Texas A&M Johnny Manziel’s Houdini Scramble Versus ‘Bama Can’t Be Topped , 3:42pm, September 10

Since the Heisman Trophy was first awarded in 1935 to Chicago halfback Jay Berwanger, only juniors or seniors had won…

Cornelius Bennett’s “The Sack”: Relive the Hit Heard Around College Football Alabama Cornelius Bennett’s “The Sack”: Relive the Hit Heard Around College Football , Staff Writer 1:46pm, October 4

Few plays in Alabama Crimson Tide history stack up to "The Sack." One could argue for George Teague's "The Strip"…

Never Forget When Alabama’s Big Al Pummeled Florida’s Mascot Alabama Never Forget When Alabama’s Big Al Pummeled Florida’s Mascot , Original Author 2:49pm, September 13

The Alabama Crimson Tide and Florida Gators don't often play during the regular season, but it's usually a big-time clash…

Why Gator Fans Will Never Rush the Field After a Win College Football Why Gator Fans Will Never Rush the Field After a Win , Staff Writer 2:59pm, August 30

Fans rushing the field after a win is awesome. There's no denying it. One after another, thousands of still-probably-intoxicated college…

Why is Alabama’s Mascot an Elephant Named Big Al? Alabama Why is Alabama’s Mascot an Elephant Named Big Al? , Staff Writer 12:17pm, September 22

Only University of Alabama Crimson Tide football super fans know everything about their program's history. They damn sure know how…

Derrick Henry’s High School Rushing Records Are Unbreakable Alabama Derrick Henry’s High School Rushing Records Are Unbreakable , Staff Writer 4:52pm, September 2

The best high school athletes don't always pan out in college or the NFL, unless your name is Derrick Henry.…

7 Alabama Game-Day Traditions Every Crimson Tide Fan Should Know Alabama 7 Alabama Game-Day Traditions Every Crimson Tide Fan Should Know , Staff Writer 2:54pm, September 1

The University of Alabama is home to history, traditions and, of course, a dynamite college football team. From the explicit…