2018 Season Begins

Alabama’s National Signing Day ended with thud.  To put it mildly Alabama got their butts kicked in recruiting,  something that is new to the Crimson Tide under Saban.   This does not mean Alabama did not sign some good players, they did and we will look at a few at the…

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NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 2017

Funny thing pressure is,  It’s a force that is invisible.  You can’t taste it or describe it well but we all feel it when it’s there and understand that  it can change everything.    More on that later. Alabama’s football team left port several months ago.   Like a shiny new battleship she sailed…

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It’s Tennessee Week

Even though it’s been many years since the nasty Vols have beaten Alabama the hatred for those disgusting orange clad garbage truck driver convention attendees never fades.   So before we take on the big Orange from up north a status review of the team. 2017 has been a weird…

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A Walk In The Woods

In September of this year I went on a three-day backpacking trip on the Appellation Trail.   I had been preparing for this trip for many months researching routes,  running 15 miles a week in the early morning hours before work and other similar activities.  I had some friends drive…

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A-Day Game Review

The 2017 A-Day game was nothing like the A-Day’s I’ve been to under Saban.   Last year for instance was a 7-3 snoozer in which the defense totally dominated.  This game was a competitive match with plenty of offense on both sides.  If there was one caveat it was that Alabama…

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