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Auburn QB Sean White Dismissed from Team

1/1sean white mug Show Caption Hide Caption Auburn coach Gus Malzahn has dismissed former starting quarterback Sean White following a suspension and a subsequent arrest. The 15th-ranked Tigers’ backup quarterback was arrested early Sunday morning on a charge of public intoxication. White had been suspended for the first two games for undisclosed reasons. Malzahn says White “has made poor decisions…

Biscuits Lose Southern League Championship Series in Walk-Off Fashion

Jonathan Rodriguez’ walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth won the Southern League Championship for the Chattanooga Lookouts in a dramatic, unforgettable 3-2 victory over the Biscuits on Sunday night at AT&T Field. The Lookouts are co-champions in 2017 with the Pensacola Blue Wahoos with the Championship Series being canceled due to Hurricane Irma. The Biscuits entered…

Father-Son Arrested for Brawl at Alabama-FSU Game

A father and son from Alabama are facing charges after a fight at Atlanta’s newest stadium sent one woman to the hospital. WSB-TV reports Atlanta police arrested Charles Kraver and Charles Kraver Jr. after a fight during the Alabama vs. Florida State football game at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday. The police incident report says an argument about the game…

Auburn Backfield Shorthanded after Injury Woes

Auburn’s backfield might be short-handed for the second straight game. Coach Gus Malzahn says he’s “hopeful” that tailback Kerryon Johnson will return for Saturday night’s visit to Clemson, but noted that Johnson didn’t practice Sunday. The good news for Auburn: Kamryn Pettway returns after being suspended for undisclosed reasons in the opener against Georgia Southern. It didn’t matter much in…

Alabama Remains Atop AP Polls; Auburn Falls to 13

Florida State slipped all the way to the No. 10 in The Associated Press college football poll after losing to Alabama and losing quarterback Deondre Francois to a season-ending injury. The Crimson Tide is No. 1 again, securing 60 of 61 first-place votes in the first Top 25 of the regular season. Ohio State remained No. 2 in the media…

Alabama to Play Miami in 2021 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game

For the first time in 28 years, Alabama and Miami will face off on the gridiron in the 2021 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium. An exact date, kick time and television network will be finalized at a later date.   The 2021 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game will mark the 18th time the Crimson Tide and the Hurricanes have…

Biscuits Fall 5-4 to BayBears in Hard Fought Game

The Biscuits (75-59) lost game four of their five-game series against Mobile (63-70), by a score of 5-4, on Tuesday night at Riverwalk Stadium. Despite a loss, Montgomery officially clinched the wild card spot thanks to losses from both the Jackson Generals and Tennessee Smokies. Both teams are now officially out of playoff contention. Logan Darnell (5-2) made his 11th start of…

Biscuits Clinch Playoffs for Third Straight Year with Win Over Baybears

For a club record third-straight year the Montgomery Biscuits (75-58) are headed to the postseason. Their 4-0 win over the Mobile BayBears (62-70) on Monday night at Riverwalk Stadium made history, as the Butter and Blue are playoff bound for the sixth time in their 14-year history. The Biscuits entered Monday needing a win, or a Tennessee Smokies loss, to clinch a playoff spot,…

Coaches Getting a Lesson from the Legends

High School coaches aren’t usually sitting on the bench, but coaches from across the River Region took one for the team to learn more about the game from some of the best coaches in Alabama history. Former Alabama Coach Mike DuBose and former Troy coach Larry Blakeney had a sit-down meeting with coaches at the Alabama High School Athletic Association’s…