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Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Sets Attendance and Viewership Records

The most significant college football game ever played in Atlanta delivered on all levels, as the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl set records for attendance, viewership and live streaming audience, officials announced today. An all-time Georgia Dome record crowd of 75,996 was on hand for top-ranked Alabama’s 24-7 defeat of fourth-ranked Washington Saturday afternoon. This represents…

Congresswomen Wager BBQ & Salmon on Peach Bowl Matchup

Congresswomen from Alabama and Washington are wagering barbecue versus salmon on the outcome of the football game between the universities in their home states. The University of Alabama and the Washington Huskies meet Saturday afternoon in the championship semifinal. The winner will advance to the national championship game. Rep. Terri Sewell of Alabama and Rep. Suzan DelBene, both Democrats, announced…

Tide Set to Play Blue Devils in 2019 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game

ATLANTA (www.Chick-fil-AKickoffGame.com) – The Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game returns to its ACC-SEC roots to open the 2019 college football season in Atlanta. The 12th installment of the nation’s longest-running kickoff game will feature the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Duke Blue Devils in the first meeting between the two schools since 2010, an Alabama win in Durham. The Crimson Tide lead…

University of Alabama Football Star Arrested on Gun Charges

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Alabama linebacker Tim Williams has been charged with carrying a pistol without a permit. The incident report shows that campus police arrested Williams on the misdemeanor charge at about 1 a.m. Thursday in his vehicle. Williams emerged as a star pass rusher for the top-ranked Crimson Tide last season, recording 10.5 sacks without starting a game….

Status of Bills’ Ragland uncertain after left knee injury

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) – The status of Buffalo Bills rookie linebacker Reggie Ragland is uncertain after initial tests were inconclusive for his left knee injury. Bills coach Rex Ryan provided the update before the team’s evening practice on Saturday. Ryan said the Bills must wait for the swelling in Ragland’s knee to go down in order to get a clear…

Tide tops Amway Preseason Coaches Poll

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (rolltide.com) – USA Today released its annual Amway Preseason Coaches Poll for college football on Thursday and named Alabama its No. 1 team. The ranking marks the seventh consecutive year the Crimson Tide is amongst the top-3 teams in the nation heading into the new season. Alabama returns 14 starters from last season’s squad that finished 14-1 and…

Tide’s Fan Day, open practice set for August 7th

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (rolltide.com) – The University of Alabama football team’s annual Fan Day is set for Sunday, August 7. The Crimson Tide will hold an open practice in Bryant-Denny Stadium from 2:30-4:30 p.m. Players and coaches will be available for autographs immediately after the practice on the field at approximately 4:45 p.m. At 1 p.m., the first 150 fans in…

Haylie McCleney Wins Senior CLASS Award

McCleney is the third award winner in program history, joining Charlotte Morgan and Kayla Braud

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (rolltide.com) – Alabama senior Haylie McCleney is the recipient of this year’s Senior CLASS Award, which celebrates senior student-athletes who use their platform in athletics to make a positive impact as community leaders. McCleney is the third Senior CLASS Award winner in program history, joining Charlotte Morgan (2010) and Kayla Braud (2013). The Senior CLASS award, which…

Former University of Alabama Player Arrested on Drug and Weapon Charges

A former University of Alabama and NFL football player has been arrested on drug and weapons charges in suburban Birmingham. Pleasant Grove Police Lt. Danny Reid says 34-year-old Alonzo Ephraim was stopped Monday night for a traffic violation and authorities smelled marijuana as they approached the vehicle. Reid says when Ephraim was questioned he told police there was a small…

What to Expect with Alabama vs Clemson

We get some final thoughts from coaches, players and fans on the national championship game.

All the hype for the national championship game is almost over.  It’s now time for Alabama and Clemson to see who’s best on the field.  But before the big game, we talked to coaches, players and fans one last time to get their thoughts.  Ben Bolton has the story from Glendale, Arizona. Categories: Alabama, News, News Video, Video Tags: alabama…