Bill O’Brien named Alabama offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach

O’Brien spent six-plus years as the head coach of the NFL’s Houston Texans.

  Samford football ‘excited’ about playing a spring season

  Nearly 100 female wrestlers to compete in first-ever AHSAA Girls Wrestling Championships

Alabama hoops remain undefeated in SEC play after 105-75 win over LSU

  Workouts begins as JSU Gamecocks prep for spring football season

Mac Jones wins the Manning Award

  WATCH: Brees spends time after season-ending loss with family, Brady on field

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Jeremy Pruitt fired as Tennessee head football coach, acting head coach named

  JSU & Samford prepping for spring football season

  Mac Jones, Jaylen Waddle included in 5 Alabama players to declare for NFL Draft

Auburn earns first SEC victory of season with win at Georgia

Nick Saban wins 2020 Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant Coach of the Year Award

  Sean Calhoun named new football coach at Vestavia Hills High School

  Alabama men’s hoops undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65

Alabama is now undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65 Tuesday night in Lexington, Kentucky.

Friends, family mourn Huffman HS coach who died after contracting COVID

In a news release on the AHSAA website, leaders said Johnson died Sunday, January 10, just five days after his 43rd birthday after contracting COVID.

  14 arrested as National Championship celebration draws massive crowd to The Strip

The crowd meant big business for bars in the area but it also causes concerns over coronavirus with positive cases rising in Alabama.

Mac Jones on Alabama’s 2020 season: ‘I think we’re the best team to ever play.’

Alabama’s 52 points against Ohio State Monday night is the most points scored in a College Football Playoff National Championship game.

Nick Saban wins 7th national championship, surpasses Paul Bear Bryant for most national titles

  Alabama defeats Ohio State 52-24 in CFP National Championship Game

Former Alabama quarterback and high school coach Andrew Zow going to Clemson

  Parents of Alabama players on the 2020 football season: ‘It’s been emotional’

Auburn 5-star basketball player, Sharife Cooper, now eligible to play

Alabama football players take home six more national honors

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones wins Davey O’Brien Award

Jones is the first player from the Crimson Tide to win the award.

Alabama WR DeVonta Smith wins Biletnikoff Award, Walter Camp Player of the Year

The Heisman Trophy winner won the Biletnikoff Award.

Nick Saban says WR Jaylen Waddle a ‘game-day decision’

Alabama wide receiver Jaylen Waddle returned to the practice field Tuesday after fracturing his ankle in October and Nick Saban said Thursday his status for Monday is a “game-day decision.”

  Nick Saban: ‘There were discussions’ on postponing CFP National Championship

After reports surfaced earlier this week about the national championship game possibly being pushed back a week due to COVID-19 concerns within the Ohio State program, Nick Saban confirmed Thursday there were discussions.

Mike Bobo named new Auburn Offensive Coordinator

Bobo spent last season at South Carolina as offensive coordinator and quarterback coach after a five-year stint as head coach at Colorado State. He also spent 14 years at Georgia.

Alabama WR Jaylen Waddle back at practice, teammates: ‘He’s looking good’

Wide receiver Jaylen Waddle is back at practice this week after fracturing his right ankle against Tennessee in October.

  DeVonta Smith on winning Heisman Trophy: ‘I never sat up and thought I could possibly win it’

For the first time in 30 years, a wide receiver captured college football’s most prestigious award, the Heisman Memorial Trophy.

Alabama WR DeVonta Smith wins 2020 Heisman Trophy

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith was awarded the 2020 Heisman Trophy in a virtual ceremony Tuesday evening.

Heisman Trophy shipped to each school ahead of virtual ceremony

A Heisman Trophy has been shipped to each school ahead of the virtual ceremony Tuesday night.

CFP Exec. Director, Ohio State AD: National Championship game still on

College Football Playoff executive director Bill Hancock said, “There are no changes to report. The game is scheduled Jan. 11 as planned & we look forward to it.”

Alabama WR DeVonta Smith named 2020 Paul Hornung Award Winner

Smith becomes the first Alabama player to win the award that is presented to the most versatile player in major college football.

Alabama women’s basketball player wins $20,000 CFP/Dr. Pepper tuition grant

Ariyah Copeland, an Alabama basketball player, was one of five grand prize winners presented with $20,000 tuition grants, while more than 60 student athletes received $2,500 each in tuition awards.

Alabama Offensive Line wins the 2020 Joe Moore Award

The Joe Moore Foundation for Teamwork presented the Alabama offensive line with the 2020 Joe Moore Award during a surprise virtual presentation in the Mal M. Moore Athletic Facility Monday.

Heisman Trophy: Mac Jones, DeVonta Smith all business

Mac Jones and DeVonta Smith say they’ll only take a few minutes to soak in the virtual Heisman ceremony and then it’s back to business.

Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian takes head coaching job at UT

Sarkisian will coach Alabama through the National Championship - but after that, he's a Longhorn.

Alabama topples Fighting Irish 31-14; advances to CFB National Championship

A stellar offensive performance to secure the Tide’s spot in the College Football Playoff National Championship for the fifth time in six seasons.

Amite’s DeVonta Smith named Offensive MVP of Rose Bowl

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith, a native of Amite, La., was named the Offensive MVP of the 2021 Rose Bowl in the Crimson Tide’s 31-14 win over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.

  Watch! Alabama leaves for College Football Playoff semifinal game

The Crimson Tide boarded buses Thursday afternoon outside the Mal Moore Athletic Complex before taking the hour and 10 minute flight to Dallas.

  Auburn players on coaching change: ‘It’s been a learning experience’

It’s been almost a week since Bryan Harsin was introduced as Auburn’s new head coach and the players say it’s been another learning experience to add to a 2020 season full of COVID-19 challenges.

  Alex Leatherwood on Alabama’s 2017 recruiting class: ‘We’re the greatest of all time’

When you have three of the top five Heisman candidates, Alabama knows it’s got something special on offense, and it all goes back to the 2017 recruiting class.

Alabama star WR wins AP Player of Year award

Alabama’s DeVonta Smith is The Associated Press college football player of the year and the first wide receiver to win.

Alabama Football Offensive Coordinator Steve Sarkisian wins Broyles Award

Alabama Offensive Coordinator Steve Sarkisian was named the winner of 2020 Broyles Award.

Alabama’s Jones, Smith, Harris lead 6 Tide AP All-Americans

Heisman Trophy finalists Mac Jones and DeVonta Smith have been selected to The Associated Press All-America team, leading a contingent of five Alabama players on the first-team offense.

Heisman finalists named: Jones, Smith, Harris all in Top 5

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones and Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith are both finalists along with Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence and Florida’s Kyle Trask.

Auburn introduces Bryan Harsin as new head football coach

Auburn University introduced Bryan Harsin as its new head football coach Thursday afternoon.

AU President: Some candidates who ‘turned down’ coaching job weren’t offered it

Auburn University President Jay Gogue said some of the candidates that “turned down” the job as head football coach were never offered it.

  UAB’s Bill Clark opens up about his conversations with Auburn, why he decided to stay

Wednesday morning, Clark opened up about his conversation with Auburn during a Zoom press conference to recap the season.

  Finebaum on Auburn’s new football coach: ‘I’m pretty excited about the hire’

Bryan Harsin is a name that has shocked a lot of Auburn fans and ESPN radio show host Paul Finebaum.

  Bessemer City basketball team remembers former teammate Kayvion Webster

It’s been an emotional 48 hours for the Bessemer City basketball team and Kayvion Webster’s family, but one thing is for sure - they will never forget how much he loved the game of basketball.

Auburn names Bryan Harsin head football coach

Bryan Harsin has been named Auburn University’s head football coach.

UAB bowl game cancelled after South Carolina backs out due to COVID-19

The organizer of the Gasparilla Bowl announced Tuesday evening that the bowl game for this year has been cancelled.

2020 SEC Football Awards littered with Alabama players

The Southeastern Conference announced Tuesday that Alabama picked up six SEC individual awards voted on by the league’s coaches.

What’s the future for UAB head coach Bill Clark?

Bill Clark said he met with his team Monday night to say he’s staying at UAB.

UAB to play South Carolina in Gasparilla Bowl

The game is scheduled for December 26 in Tampa and will kick off at 11 a.m.

2021 Birmingham Bowl canceled

The 2021 Birmingham Bowl has been canceled, according to Birmingham City Council President William Parker.

Auburn, Northwestern to face each other in Citrus Bowl

The Auburn Tigers will be facing the Northwestern Wildcats in the Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Fla., New Year’s Day, Auburn announced on Twitter.

College football playoffs announced

AP has released the playoff games

  Alabama wins SEC Championship, Nick Saban’s favorite one

Nick Saban said this is his favorite SEC Championship win given the adversity the team has had to overcome with COVID-19.

Alabama survives Gator battle to win SEC Championship 52-46

Saturday night brought the best out of the east and west, when SEC division heavyweights Alabama and Florida met under the Mercedes dome in Atlanta for the SEC Championship title.

UAB wins 2020 Conference USA football championship

The UAB Blazers defeated the Marshall Thundering Herd Friday evening 22-13 to win the 2020 Conference USA Championship.

  Jackson-Olin starts first-ever wrestling program

It’s been a year in the making, but Jackson-Olin High School has officially created its first-ever wrestling team.

Coastal Carolina, Louisiana named co-champions after Sun Belt championship canceled

The Sun Belt Conference championship football game has been canceled due to COVID-19, Sun Belt officials announced Thursday.

  UAB leaves for Conference USA Championship game

UAB is one win away from adding another championship trophy to its display case.

  Nick Saban on retirement: ‘I want to continue to do it as long as I can’

During the SEC coaches press conference Thursday afternoon, Nick Saban was asked when he might retire.

  AHSAA updates COVID guidance for winter sports, limits fan capacity at games

The new guidance released by state athletic officials also included a memo from the state’s top doctor and the state superintendent who both said it’s not safe to have to have large crowds cheering on players.

  Alabama, other SEC schools grab several local players on National Signing Day

The state’s top prospect Ga’Quincy “Kool Aid” McKinstry of Pinson Valley made it official Wednesday signing with the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Mac Jones wins Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award

Mac Jones joins AJ McCarron (2013) and Jay Barker (1994) as the only Alabama players to capture the award.

  UAB football has zero COVID-19 cases after latest round of testing

UAB is three days away from playing in the Conference USA championship and Tuesday head coach Bill Clark said the entire team tested negative for COVID-19 after their latest round of testing.

  When will Auburn name its new football coach?

It’s been a little more than 48 hours since Auburn fired Gus Malzahn and Tuesday, the university announced it has hired a search firm in Atlanta to help find their new guy.

Auburn announces search firm, advisory group in effort to replace Malzahn

Director of Athletics Allen Greene announced Tuesday Parker Executive Search Firm from Atlanta will assist the eight-member advisory group.

New York Times: Cleveland Indians to change team name after 105 years

The decision to drop the name the team has had since 1915 came down on Sunday in the midst of social justice movements to stop sports teams from using Native American-themed elements for their mascots.

Saban talks Gus Malzahn’s influence on Alabama football

“I think he’s an outstanding coach and has been a tough adversary for us to have to play in the Iron Bowl every year.”

Auburn players react to firing of head football coach Gus Malzahn

Some of the players expressed their disappointment about the decision Sunday.

‘I have a tremendous amount of respect for Gus’: Nick Saban reacts to Auburn firing head football coach

During an SEC Championship teleconference, Alabama head football coach Nick Saban said he has a lot of respect for Malzahn.

Auburn football coach Gus Malzahn has been fired

Defensive coordinator Kevin Steele will serve as interim head coach.

Auburn finishes regular season with win against Mississippi State 24-10

The Auburn Tigers finished their season with a win 24-10 against the Mississippi State Bulldogs Saturday night.

UPSET: LSU shocks No. 6 Florida, 37-34

The LSU Tigers traveled to Gainesville, Fla. to take on The No. 6 Gators in “The Swamp” on Saturday, Dec. 12, and left with the upset win.

Bear Bryant’s Houndstooth hats sells for $73k at auction

The piece of college football history is listed as: Black and white checkered size 7 3/8 hat shows heavy wear with feather in the band, red satin liner with “The Original Paul Bear Bryant” logo in the center and gold replica signature on the sweatband.