Defense Dominates LSU for the Win

It was another Classic Bama-LSU game in Death Valley Saturday night.  While LSU fired their coach earlier in the season for all that Les Miles had done wrong in his tenure no one can accuse him of failing to recruit talent.  The speed and strength of the LSU defense was…

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Bama Wins but Dark Clouds are On the Horizon

While it’s great that Alabama faced a talented, undefeated, and very determined and rested A&M squad and dominated them statistically first and eventually on the scoreboard the loss of All-American safety Eddie Jackson could end up being a fatal blow.   Jacksons leadership on defense and explosiveness on special teams…

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Alabama Demolishes Tennessee

Alabama’s defense utterly dominated Tennessee’s jekel and Hyde offense for 60 minutes.  Their only touchdown came after collecting a Jalen Hurts fumble in the red zone.   The game was relatively close at the half and with UT’s history of second half comebacks Alabama continued working in the third quarter.  When…

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Alabama’s Season at a Turning Point

Alabama completed a two week shakedown cruise by pancaking Kentucky 34-6.   Alabama came out sluggish on offense in the first half and woke up a bit in the second half.   Once again adjustments were necessary to deal with what strategy Kentucky was running on defense.  Jalen Hurts continues to run…

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Truth in Mississippi

The season doesn’t really get going until you face an SEC team and the last three seasons Alabama had to open the league schedule with one of the most talented groups out there.   You all know how the wild and unpredictable game went so here are some truths that…

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Bama Rides Big Plays to a Sloppy Win

Alabama’s second game against an overmatched Western Kentucky team turned out to be a sloppy mess on offense while the Defense continues to wreck everything in sight to make it not matter.   This defense plays nasty, possibly more nasty than any I have seen.  If healthy they could be…

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Alabama Hammers the Trojans

Alabama stumbled out of the gate against a USC program attempting to gain back some respect in the wake of heavy NCAA sanctions.   The staff went with redshirt freshman Blake Barnett to start the game and under a heavy rush he struggled,  Alabama’s first two drives went nowhere.  …

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Game Week is HERE!!!

The 2016 season is finally here and Nick Saban’s annual “shock the world” depth chart is here.  Though we should probably not be shocked by the fact that Saban is putting few true freshman in front of a hundred thousand fans in Texas Stadium for their first college experience. So…

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Mid Camp Report

QB Race:  Though it would be a surprise to see a freshman trot out for the first snap against USC there seems to be little doubt that Jalen Hurts will be playing this season.   To a man who has seen practices and scrimmages they have said he is the…

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