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SEC Media Days: John Longshore Analysis of Alabama

The highlight of day three of SEC Media Days in Hoover was having Alabama head football coach Nick Saban at the microphone. He talked about the need to stay focused after the Crimson Tide lost 44-16 to Clemson in the National Championship Game in January. Despite that, Alabama News Network Sports Analyst John Longshore says Alabama remains the favorite to…

Crimson Tide Fans Pumped After Playoff Win

Alabama fans are basking in the afterglow of the Crimson Tide’s win over Clemson in the college football playoff. And high hopes are building for another Crimson Tide national championship. The Bama defense stood up and powered the team to a decisive victory over top-ranked Clemson Monday night. Now Tide fans have their sights set on the team winning National…

Lane Kiffin Out at Alabama, Steve Sarkisian Takes Over as O.C.

Head coach Nick Saban announced the decision Monday morning.

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Lane Kiffin isn’t sticking around to run Alabama’s offense in the national championship game. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said Monday that Kiffin will leave to focus on his new job as Florida Atlantic’s head coach. Incoming offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will replace him for the Jan. 9 game against Clemson in Tampa, Florida. Saban says…

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…