Crimson Tide

Alabama Names Ex-USC Coach Steve Sarkisian as Offensive Coordinator

Alabama is hiring another former USC head coach as offensive coordinator. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban announced Friday that Steve Sarkisian will replace Lane Kiffin, who has taken over the Florida Atlantic program. Sarkisian will also coach the quarterbacks. Kiffin is expected to run the offense through the playoffs. The top-ranked Tide meets Washington Dec. 31 in the Peach Bowl…

Crimson Tide Self-Reports Violations

19 in all....Football reports five.

The violations are all low level, reports CBS Sports:   “All the violations were of the lower-level variety, categorized under Level III (breach of conduct) or Level IV (incidental issues) by the Crimson Tide. They spanned 11 sports in total with a quarter of the violations belonging to the football program. As usual, some of the secondary violations were relatively…

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…

Worst College Football Uniforms? Alabama?

Yes, according to one online survey.

The PickSixPreviews website reports the results of a survey of  High School Freshmen and sophomore FBS football recruits…selected because their answers would not be  influenced by their recruiting experiences. “Oregon had the overwhelming majority of votes for the best uniform—60 of 94 respondents voted for the Ducks (some players wrote in more than one team).  There was a greater variety of…