Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (13) drops back looking for a receiver against the Arkansas State Red Wolves during the first quarter at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Sept. 8, 2018. It was another solid showing for one of the Heisman front-runners.  John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports College football Week 2 was defined by some incredible
REALTIME RUMORS, GOSSIP, OPINIONS AND HUMOR FROM THE BEST SPORTS BLOGS GET OUR NEWSLETTER! Originally posted on The Sports Daily  |  By Matt Birch  |  Last updated 9/8/18 Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports Nick Saban, like Bill Belichick, always expects the best out of his players — no matter the score. Complacency is not a trait you’ll see from any m
Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports Alabama has the benefit of having two quality quarterbacks at its disposal, which puts pressure on both of them to perform. That was on display during the second quarter of Saturday’s game against Arkansas State, even with the team up 19-0, when Jalen Hurts laid it all on the line, in hopes of finding the end zone. H
REALTIME RUMORS, GOSSIP, OPINIONS AND HUMOR FROM THE BEST SPORTS BLOGS GET OUR NEWSLETTER! Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  By Larry Brown  |  Last updated 9/8/18 Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports Nick Saban is getting both of his quarterbacks plenty of action early in the season, as promised. Sophomore Tua Tagovailoa started for Alabama in
REALTIME RUMORS, GOSSIP, OPINIONS AND HUMOR FROM THE BEST SPORTS BLOGS GET OUR NEWSLETTER! Originally posted on Sportsnaut  |  By Jesse Reed  |  Last updated 9/8/18 Marvin Gentry-USA TODAY Sports It’s not exactly going well early for Arkansas State against Alabama on Saturday in Tuscaloosa — an unsurprising development, to be sure. As if to highlig
Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports The Alabama Crimson Tide no longer have too many quarterbacks. According to Pat Smith of “The Paul Finebaum Show” and Aaron Suttles of The Athletic , Jalen Hurts will redshirt for the 2018 season. “Our own Aaron Suttles tells us expect Jalen Hurts to be redshirted this season unless Tua is injured.” This might seem h
Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports Nick Saban may have a public image for being somewhat of a Darth Vader-type, but he might not be as bad as you think. Saban came under fire for giving a surly response to a straightforward question from ESPN’s Maria Taylor following Alabama’s win over Louisville last weekend. His behavior in the interview became an imme
Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  By Larry Brown  |  Last updated 9/7/18 Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports Alabama and Jalen Hurts have an agreement for 2018 that seems to keep all parties’ best interests in mind, according to a report. Aaron Suttles, who was an Alabama beat reporter for the Tuscaloosa News and now writes for The Athletic,
Steve Roberts-USA TODAY Sports Lane Kiffin spent three years at Alabama rehabilitating his coaching career, but the two rings from national championships are never on his fingers. According to Hal Habib of the Palm Beach Post, Kiffin has the rings sitting on his desk at Florida Atlantic — and they impress recruits — but he doesn’t like to wear them
Sep 4, 2018 Email print Five-star guard Bryan Antoine announced his commitment to Villanova on Tuesday. Antoine chose the Wildcats among a final five that also included Duke , Florida , Kentucky and Kansas . Duke was long thought to be the favorite for Antoine, but Villanova came on strong recently and got Antoine to commit before he began taking o