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UPSET ALERT: Five ways Tennessee beats Alabama tomorrow

By ITK Tomorrow is a holiday. As the Vols come to town for the 96th gridiron meeting between the University of Alabama and the University of Tennessee, Alabama holds a commanding lead in the series at 50-37-8. For Tide fans, the game traditionally known as the “Third Saturday in October” settles in somewhere between Christmas […]

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An open apology to Bama haters

With the news of the allegations involving former Alabama offensive lineman DJ Fluker, I feel as though Auburn fans and other envious haters of the Alabama football program are owed an apology. As we’ve already mentioned, a little perspective on the situation offers much needed rationale for those with unrealistic hopes. The frenzied zeal so […]

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DJ Fluker Scandal: Perspective on the Alabama situation

Alabama’s handling of the crisis; Pat Forde’s envy Alabama fans and all of college football are focused on the DJ Fluker illegal benefits story. Here is the latest information on the DJ Fluker allegations. First, the University of Alabama knew of the DJ Fluker situation prior to Yahoo Sports asking for comment on the story. […]

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DJ Fluker story shows times are tough at Alabama

Times must be tough in Tuscaloosa. There is plenty of bling in the trophy case, but apparently, not much is making its way to the players if we can judge based on the latest allegations involving DJ Fluker receiving illegal benefits from an agent. In the past, the allegations of illegal benefits involving Alabama football […]

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Nick Saban’s response to DJ Fluker story is Sabanesque

Alabama football coach Nick Saban addressed the Yahoo Sports report regarding DJ Fluker by promising that the Alabama leadership would address the situation “appropriately.” The response was typical Saban. He praised the administration and the process. He made a statement and did not want to talk further about the situation. The Sabanesque response included a […]

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REPORT: Alabama football player DJ Fluker accepted benefits

Alabama football player DJ Fluker, an offensive lineman on last year’s SEC and national championship team, accepted benefits from an agent while in school, according to a bombshell report based on documents and texts. The entire report from Yahoo Sports, implicated five players from the powerful Southeastern Conference. The Yahoo story begins with a damning […]

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NFL DRAFT: History made as Milliner, Warmack, Fluker all go in the 1st Round

Last night’s NFL draft saw Alabama make history, as the two-time defending national champions became the first college team to produce three consecutive first-round picks since the common draft started in 1967. Dee Milliner, Chance Warmack and DJ Fluker became the 12th, 13th and 14th players to go in the 1st Round of the NFL […]

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NFL DRAFT: More Tiders prepare to be taken in the 1st round

It’s become a regular occurance. Every April former Alabama players are following Nick Saban’s path to the NFL. The plan is simple: Come to Alabama, play 3 or 4 years…your choice. Follow the process, win hardware the right way, then go make big money in the NFL and change your life. As Alabama head coach […]

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