No 2020 season for the Birmingham Barons

Official word came down from Major League Baseball on Tuesday: there will be no Minor League season in 2020.

  Collegiate national champion angler hails from Alabama

  Alabama football team video: “All Lives Can’t Matter Until Black Lives Matter”

  Wanted: Autistic and other special baseball players in central Alabama

  Birmingham Barons ‘wait’ for decision on 2020 season

  FBI: Video evidence shows noose found in garage of Bubba Wallace had been there since Oct. 2019

  Jackson-Olin seniors feel pressure as they approach senior football season

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Troy, UAB add two more games in future series

Kylin Hill: ’Change the flag or I won’t be representing this state anymore’

C-USA bars postseason play in Miss. over state flag

LSU confirms at least 30 football players are in quarantine due to COVID-19

  Games resume for Youth Baseball in the area

‘Start Your Engines’: Astronaut to give command to Talladega drivers 250 miles above Earth

28 Clemson student-athletes, staff test positive for COVID-19

A total of 315 tests were administered in June.

  Talladega Superspeedway welcomes fans for Geico 500 on Sunday

We are less than 48 hours away from the Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, the first major sporting event to welcome fans since COVID-19.

  Talladega Superspeedway sanitizes racetrack for fans ahead of Geico 500

Friday, a professional cleaning company sanitized and cleaned all areas of the Talladega Superspeedway as they welcome fans back for race weekend

SEC Commissioner: ‘It is past time for change to be made to the flag of... Mississippi'

Greg Sankey, Commissioner of the SEC, has now weighed in to the Mississippi flag controversy.

  University of Alabama releases COVID-19 protocols for student athletes

UF President Fuchs releases statement addressing racism on campus, ‘Gator Bait’ cheer not allowed

  Hoover adjusting to wearing helmets, face masks at practice

Alabama will meet Ohio State in future home-and-homes

  NASCAR driver Cole Custer talks Talladega, COVID-19 and Confederate Flag

  Birmingham Barons to host men’s league games at Regions Field

  Alabama racing legend going into NASCAR Hall of Fame

A big honor for an Alabama racing legend as Red Farmer is being inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Former Auburn professor goes viral for trick shot

Dr. Chantel Tremitiere has had a wild 24 hours after her video of a half-court shot at Dick’s Sporting Goods went viral on Twitter.

Talladega returns Sunday

Talladega returns with fans Sunday

During NFL offseason, Tua Tagovailoa creates scholarship endowment for alma mater

Between rehab sessions, Tua Tagovailoa finds time to establish $300,000 endowment fund for his alma mater.

  Baseball returns to the Hoover Met Complex

After months of no sports due to COVID-19, baseball is back at the Hoover Met Complex.

  The 313th United States Army Band to perform National Anthem virtually for Geico 500

For the 12th time, the 313th United States Army Band will perform the National Anthem and God Bless America, but this time their performance will be virtual.

Descendent of Robert E. Lee applauds NASCAR move

Rev. Robert W. Lee IV admits he was surprised, Wednesday, when NASCAR announced they'd be banning confederate flags at races.

  What fans can expect at Talladega Superspeedway next weekend

Next weekend, all eyes will be on Talladega Superspeedway as they welcome fans back to the stands.

  Talladega Superspeedway talks Confederate Flag Ban

Talladega Superspeedway spoke out Friday for the first time after NASCAR banned the Confederate flag from all race tracks and events.

Auburn pitcher Tanner Burns selected in 1st round of MLB Draft

The Decatur, Alabama, native becomes Auburn’s ninth first-round selection all-time.

  Helmet splash shield helps prevent spread of COVID-19

From practices to now equipment, COVID-19 has changed the look of football for this Fall.

SEC Football Media Days to be held virtually

The SEC is in planning with the SEC Network to provide wall-to-wall coverage of the virtual event.

  Talladega will have medical safety measures for fans

When the green flag waves at Talladega, it will be a full two months later than originally scheduled due to the pandemic.

  The end of an era: Buddy Anderson to retire after 2020 football season

One element has remained constant as we gear up for our 32nd season of Sideline, and that’s Buddy Anderson as the Head Football Coach at Vestavia Hills. But after this season, that will all change.

UAB student-athletes can return for voluntary workouts June 15

Student-athletes who test negative for COVID-19 and pass a cardiovascular assessment this week can participate in voluntary workouts beginning the week of June 15.

  Center Point HS football returns to the practice field

After waiting a week to practice, the Center Point High School football team was back on the practice field Tuesday.

UPDATED: Talladega Superspeedway preps for limited fans at June race

NASCAR worked with public health officials, medical experts and local, state and federal officials to come up with guidelines for fans to return.

Vestavia Hills’ Buddy Anderson retiring from coaching after 2020 season

Long time Vestavia Hills High School football coach Buddy Anderson has decided the upcoming 2020 season will be his final season as head coach.

  Legendary Auburn coach Pat Dye dies

Dye had recently been hospitalized with kidney issues and had tested positive for COVID-19.

  NFL player Marcell Dareus holds food giveaway at Huffman High School

Former Huffman High School football star Marcell Dareus says he knows exactly what it's like to not have food on the table and with so many unemployed right now due to COVID-19, he wanted to step in and help out.

Drew Brees takes to social media to apologize for comments on protests

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has taken to social media to apologize for comments he made regarding protests of the National Anthem.

  Former Bama standout Marcell Dareus to host drive-through mobile food pantry

Former University of Alabama standout and 2-time NFL pro bowl player Marcell Dareus is giving back to the Birmingham, AL community, hosting a mobile food pantry to to help with the central Alabama food bank. Marcell talks about his big event.

  High school coaches share message of “unity” with players

As high school football players return to the practice field this week, coaches are talking to them about more than just football.

  Central Ala. high school athletes return to practice with new guidelines

It’s been 78 days since athletes were last on campus, and when they returned to practice Monday morning, players were excited to finally reunite with their teammates.

Fundraising goal met for saving UAH hockey program

A five day fundraising blitz to help save the University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey program has reached its goal.

  Birmingham Barons “hopeful” about playing this season

The Barons only had one player released by the White Sox Organization on Thursday. Although the Barons hate to see players released, their biggest concern is playing this season.

  UAB Football “heartbroken” over the death of incoming freshman Jamari Smith

UAB football is mourning the loss of one of it’s own today. Wednesday afternoon, UAB signee Jamari Smith drowned at Chewacla State Park in Auburn after swimming with friends.

  Hoover Met preparing for biggest sporting event since COVID-19

Perfect Game’s National and Junior National Showcases will be held at the Hoover Met next month, a baseball showcase featuring the top players in the upcoming MLB Draft.

  Former Alabama, Auburn football players give back to Birmingham community

More than 4,000 cars lined up around Legion Field Wednesday to get food for their families during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  UAB Athletics working on plan for the return of student-athletes

UAB is set to kickoff the season in 99 days, but the big question is when will student-athletes be allowed back on campus? .

  Former Bama star Kenyan Drake talks NFL vs Coronavirus

Having suffered two serious injuries while playing for the Tide, trying to adjust during the COVID-19 pandemic is not an issue for Kenyan Drake

  Bruno Event Team “optimistic” about Auburn, Alabama football this fall

In less than two weeks, SEC student-athletes can return to campus for voluntary workouts, and the Bruno Event Team believes that’s a step in the right direction to having football season this fall.

  Little League teams back on the practice field

Little League action has officially returned to the practice field. After two months of not playing due to COVID-19, players and coaches are back on the practice field.

Daughter of Rod and Paula Bramblett remembers parents in letter to AU family

Monday marked one year since Rod Bramblett, known as the Voice of the Auburn Tigers, and his wife Paula died in a car crash.

Alabama Director of Athletics on in-person activities

Permitted actions are limited by the NCAA to voluntary activities supervised by strength and conditioning personnel.

UAH cancels hockey, tennis programs

UAH's hockey program, along with men’s and women’s tennis, has been canceled.

SEC announces date athletes can return for in-person activities

The SEC says activities must be under strict supervision of designated university personnel and safety guidelines developed by each institution.

  AHSAA schools may begin summer activities June 1

Alabama High School Athletic Association member schools may re-open June 1, in accordance with Alabama State Department of Education Superintendent Dr. Eric Massey’s directive announced Thursday.

Coach Nick Saban: All of us want to make sure we play football this fall

Coach Saban, Associate Athletics Director Jeff Allen and Big Al star in the new video announcement about the importance of wearing masks and social distancing.

Never too early to plan: Alabama will play Arizona in 2032, 2033

The first game between Alabama and Arizona will take place in Tuscaloosa on Sept. 4, 2032, with the Crimson Tide returning the trip to Tucson on Sept. 3, 2033.

UPDATE: Pat Dye’s son says his dad is resting and should get out of the hospital soon

Former Auburn football coach Pat Dye has tested positive for COVID-19.

  AHSAA football workouts could return June 8

After not being able to have spring practice, high school football workouts could return next month.

UAB will play LSU, Georgia in the future

The Blazers play the reigning national champion LSU Tigers on Nov. 19, 2022, in Death Valley, and will face Georgia on Sept. 23, 2023 in Athens.

‘I want to say thank you’: Walt Harris gives emotional interview after first fight following daughter’s murder

Walt Harris stood in the octagon Saturday night and thanked many people but also issued an apology.

Dani Loeb makes history as first National Team skier from Alabama

Most seniors in high school are busy preparing for graduation during the month of May. Dani Loeb’s plans, however, are a little different.

  WATCH: SportsCenter features Walt Harris prior to first fight after tragic murder of stepdaughter Aniah Blanchard

Walt Harris is headlining Saturday's UFC Fight Night 172. Prior to the event, SC Featured and Tom Rinaldi featured Harris and told the story of his family’s tragedy.

Taulia Tagovailoa transfers to University of Maryland

Taulia Tagovailoa announced Friday that he will finish his academic and athletic career at the University of Maryland.

UAB needs your plasma if you’ve beaten COVID-19

Researchers at UAB are about to get started on two new studies, and one could give us a better idea of just how close we are to finding a vaccine for COVID-19.

Auburn President: “We’re gonna have football this fall.” Will they?

Auburn University President Jay Gogue seems confident that college football will return to The Loveliest City on the Plains this fall.

  Birmingham Barons in holding pattern over start of season

Baseball fans are getting anxious. They want to see games and that certainly applies at Regions Field and the Birmingham Barons.

No. 1 Tua Tagovailoa is officially a Dolphin

The quarterback has agreed to terms with Miami on his rookie contract, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday.

Tua surprises his mom on Mother’s Day with a new SUV

Dolphins QB Tua surprised his mom Sunday with a beautiful new Cadillac SUV.

  11-year-old Chelsea pitcher goes viral

Jordan Garcia has gone viral for sending a fast ball straight to his dad, even catching him off guard.

Veteran UAB baseball coach retires after legendary 39-year career

Shoop’s veteran career includes being a member of the 1,000 wins club and spending the last 14 seasons as the Blazers skipper.

Greenville’s Marlon Davidson readying for NFL

From making big plays on the high school gridiron, to taking down some of the country’s best quarterbacks, Marlon Davidson has always been destined for greatness.

Alabama QB Taulia Tagovailoa enters transfer portal

Taulia is the younger brother of former Alabama QB and now Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailo.

LSU grad becomes first female MLB hitting coach

LSU graduate Rachel Balkovec, has become the first-ever female full-time hitting coach in Major League Baseball, or MLB, is using this time to help others.

Brett Favre named in Miss. DHS audit report

The audit says Favre Enterprises was paid $1.1 million for events Favre was contracted to speak at but never did.