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Auburn RB’s “racist” tweet causes stir

Social media is a wonderful thing, or, it can be anyway. Then there is this: The Patriots make a living off taking your average white guy and making him a pro bowl receiver — Kerryon Johnson (@AyeyoKEJO) September 11, 2015 Auburn running back Kerryon Johnson sent this tweet Thursday evening while watching the Patriots – […]

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More Awards: Maxwell names Derrick Henry Player of the Week

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama football’s Derrick Henry collected his third weekly honor after being named the Maxwell Award Player of the Week for his performance against Wisconsin, the organization announced on Thursday morning. The junior running back was also named SEC Offensive Player of the Week on Monday and the National Offensive Player of the […]

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Jeremy Johnson: Louisville’s defense full of “first rounders”

A funny thing happened in the Georgia Dome Saturday night. In the building that will come down in the near future, giving way to a new, better facility for such games, the walls of Cam Newton 2.0 came down with the thud of a thousand poorly thrown footballs. In short, “Pick Johnson” showed up, and […]

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“Fat Hitler” wants you to fear Mississippi State

There are a few gifts that just drop down to us from the sky. Blessings from above that we don’t have to work for, they just appear, as if to say, here…enjoy life. This happened again for us today, as one quickly becoming known as “fat Hitler” around the interwebs decided to go on a […]

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Bama climbs to #2 in AP, Coaches Poll, garners 1st-place vote

It only took a week, but Bama finds itself one step away from a familiar spot. In both polls released today, the Crimson Tide jumped TCU to take the second spot in the Coaches and AP Top 25 polls. Bama did gain one first place vote in the Coaches poll. Under Nick Saban, Alabama has […]

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Derrick Henry named FWAA National Offensive Player of the Week

Courtesy UA Media Relations September 8, 2015 FWAA release DALLAS – Alabama junior running back Derrick Henry earned his second award of the week, this time being honored as the Football Writers Association of America National Offensive Player of the Week. Henry was also named SEC Offensive Player of the Week on Monday morning from […]

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An Open Letter to Southern Baptists

Southern Baptists do you know what is happening with the finances at IMB? This post is for Southern Baptists. There are many of those here in Alabama and around the SEC. We may be fans of different teams, but we share something and this post discusses some information and concerns with brothers. So, if you […]

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Alabama fans should get ready to visit Atlanta over the next few years

The SEC Championship Game will be held in Atlanta until 2026. Here is the SEC’s press release making that arrangement official. ATLANTA—The Southeastern Conference (SEC), along with AMB Sports & Entertainment (AMBSE) and the Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA), today at the College Football Hall of Fame announced an agreement to host the SEC […]

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Saban on Kenyan Drake: “Do you believe me now?”

With its 35-17 whipping of Wisconsin, the Alabama Crimson Tide answered several questions that had been posed going into the season. The most obvious had been the quarterback position. A second would be how the Tide would replace 90% of its offensive production from the year before with the departures of Blake Sims, Amari Cooper, […]

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Bama in the NFL: 40 players find themselves on active rosters

Heading into the 2015 NFL season, which starts this Thursday night, 25 of the League’s 32 teams have active players from the University of Alabama who’ve earned spots on active rosters. With 40 players, the Tide is second only to Florida State and LSU (each with 41) for the most in the NFL. Counting former […]

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Big Ten bludgeoned in opening weekend; Ohio State faces first of eleven unranked opponents

Football season is upon us, and tonight Ohio State begins its quest for another national championship with a task they’ll take on several times this year: Playing an unranked team. As SEC envy has reached an all-time high, with coaches, mediots and fans from other conferences making outlandish, often unfounded boasts about the validity of […]

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