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The World Cup Winning US Women's Soccer Team Is Coming To Birmingham

UPDATE:  This post is written by Solomon Crenshaw Jr. for Alabama NewsCenter.  Learn more at: http://alabamanewscenter.com/

Birmingham’s Legion Field was announced today as one of the venues for the victory tour of the… 584 more words

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Despite local opinion, city says Legion Field ready for U.S. Women's Soccer

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — With all the excitement surrounding the big soccer U.S. Women’s soccer match, focus quickly turned to Legion Field.

Legion Field is host to many events, including the popular “Magic City Classic.” However, there have been calls for major renovations citing its poor condition. 346 more words

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Snakebit: Remembering Kenny Stabler

It was Thanksgiving weekend of 1965. I was sitting low in the north end zone of Legion Field in Birmingham. The University of Alabama was drilling my beloved Auburn Tigers to the tune of 30-3. 1,342 more words

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USWNT to play in Birmingham as part of 10 city victory tour

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The United States Women’s National Team is coming to Birmingham. The USWNT, who won the World Cup on July 5th, will be coming to town as part of their 10 city victory tour on September 20th. 66 more words

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Remembering Stabler’s ‘Run in the Mud’

Before Kenny Stabler won a Super Bowl with the Oakland Raiders in 1976, was named league MVP in ’74 and was selected to four Pro Bowls – and before he became my Uncle Todd’s favorite player – he was a star quarterback for the Alabama Crimson Tide. 100 more words

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Season Ticket Sales Reach All-Time High for UAB Blazers Football Team

With the unexpected news that the UAB Blazers Football team would be roaring back to life in 2016, season ticket sales have shot through the roof as dozens of UAB fans have been snatching up tickets in order to watch their favorite team play against the… 154 more words

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Watch The First Trailer To The Woodlawn Movie Filmed In Alabama

Over the past year or two,  Andrew and Jon Erwin have been filming the new movie called “Woodlawn” around the Birmingham Metro.  The movie stars Oscar winner Jon Voight as legendary coach Paul Bear Bryant and Caleb Castille as Woodlawn High School star and Alabama standout Tony Nathan.   110 more words

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