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Alabama seeking back-to-back national titles

FOUR-DOWN TERRITORY

1. Three-in-a-row: Last season’s SEC championship made the Crimson Tide the conference’s first back-to-back champion in 17 years. Now it goes for three in a row, a feat not accomplished since Florida won four straight from 1993 to 1996. 1,327 more words

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Greene ready to play tight end full-time for Tide

TUSCALOOSA — Listed at 6-foot-5, 295 pounds, Brandon Greene doesn’t look like most tight ends. The Alabama senior, has a good 40 pounds on fellow tight end O.J. 624 more words

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Another new defensive starter turning heads at Tide practice

You may remember 6-2, 320-pound sophomore defensive tackle Da’Ron Payne from one of the numerous videos featuring his freakish strength he exhibited as a freshman. Well whether you remember him or not you soon won’t likely forget Payne as it appears he has put himself in a place, through hard work and practice, to step up and start along the defensive line for the Tide in 2016. 152 more words

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UA’s Bateman looking for shot to prove himself

TUSCALOOSA — The play that best defines Cooper Bateman’s career so far won’t be found on any of his highlight films.

It happened during the summer of 2012, when the then four-star quarterback took his place among the nation’s elite at Nike’s The Opening, the biggest recruiting showcase of the year. 1,899 more words

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2016 CFB Playoff Picks

As the schedules get increasingly more difficult in college football, so does the challenge of picking playoff teams.  With teams adding more difficult non-conference games (see the first weekend) and the Big 10 adding a 9th conference game, the chances of a team drawing an inside straight from their schedule and reaching the playoffs diminishes. 868 more words

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What a pass rush: Garrett, top SEC QB chasers back for more

Southeastern Conference quarterbacks take plenty of heat off the field, and this year will probably take even more on it.

The league is loaded with star pass rushers, some of them highly rated NFL prospects, even if the SEC is short on established passers. 641 more words

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1987 Michigan State Media Guide

Michigan State’s 1987 football season started with a win over USC…and ended with a win over USC, capping one of the best campaigns in the school’s history. 93 more words

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