Eddie Jackson

Saban: Eddie Jackson has successful surgery to repair leg

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Alabama safety Eddie Jackson had surgery to repair a fractured left leg. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said Tuesday that the operation “went really, really well.” Saban says Jackson shouldn’t have any problems in the future and had overcome a similar but unrelated injury early in his career with No. 1 Alabama. The senior was injured…

Allen’s TD helps No. 1 Alabama overpower No. 6 Aggies, 33-14

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Jonathan Allen returned a fumble 29 yards for a touchdown late in the third quarter to help No. 1 Alabama beat sixth-ranked Texas A&M 33-14 Saturday. The Crimson Tide (8-0, 5-0 Southeastern Conference) moved on as the powerhouse league’s last unbeaten team, getting yet another in a long string of defensive scores. Allen, a lineman, scooped…

Saban: Alabama safety Eddie Jackson out for season

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Alabama coach Nick Saban says star safety Eddie Jackson is out for the season with a fractured leg. Jackson didn’t return to the top-ranked Crimson Tide’s 33-14 win Saturday over No. 6 Texas A&M following a fourth-quarter punt return. Fans chanted “Eddie” as Jackson was taken into the locker room on a cart moments after the…