Tag Archives: Nick Saban

SEC football 2015 previews: Alabama

The final of our SEC football 2015 previews is Alabama: Record last season: Alabama won the SEC title and reached the inaugural College Football Playoff semifinals only to lose to Ohio State 42-35. The Tide ended up 12-2 overall with … Continue reading

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SEC: Nick Saban is taking his time

SEC links for Sunday: Nick Saban remains patient, says Guerry Clegg of the Columbus Ledge-Enquirer. The Alabama coach hasn’t decided on a starting quarterback for the Crimson Tide’s opener against Wisconsin. Josh Dobbs balances academics and athletics, reports Dustin Dopirak … Continue reading

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BBL: UK news plus Bob Stoops, Steve Spurrier, Nick Saban

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: My notes column says Kentucky football is going to need some run-stoppers in 2015. Five 1,000-yard rushers from 2014 face UK this season. Henry Clay’s Davonte Robinson is attracting big-time attention, but he’s all-in with … Continue reading

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SEC: Nick Saban stirs it up at Media Days

SEC links for Thursday: Nick Saban can’t win no matter how he explains the Ohio State loss, writes Kevin Scarbinsky of the Birmingham News. “‘Our team chemistry from the SEC Championship Game to the playoff game was affected by something,’ … Continue reading

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Nick Saban’s daughter does her wedding up right

Nick Saban’s daughter Kristen got married Saturday night, and the celebration included a Rolls-Royce ride at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. @ESPNAssignDesk here’s the original video that the picture came from, if you wanted to use that as well! pic.twitter.com/Cx27EIhtjh — Lindsey … Continue reading

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College Football Playoff predictions gone wrong

OK, so I was way off. For my Wednesday notes column, I offered predictions on the College Football Playoff games. I took Alabama in a walk over Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl. I said Florida State would find a … Continue reading

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SEC: Would Les Miles leave LSU for Michigan?

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SEC: Florida hires Jim McElwain; LSU rallies for big win

SEC links for Friday: Colorado State coach Jim McElwain reaches deal to become Florida’s football coach, reports Jesse Simonton of the Miami Herald. McElwain was once an assistant under John L. Smith at Louisville. Winning is bottom line for McElwain, … Continue reading

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SEC: Kyle Wiltjer hits career-high in win over Georgia

SEC links for Thursday: Kyle Wiltjer scores 32 points to lead Gonzaga past Georgia, reports AP. It’s a new Thanksgiving rivalry for LSU and Texas A&M, reports Robert Cessna of the Bryan/College Station Eagle. LSU playing its first Thanksgiving Day … Continue reading

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SEC: Tennessee controversy over Lady Vols change

Big controversy at Tennessee over the school’s decision to drop the “Lady” from Lady Vols when it comes to most sports. Athletics Director Dave Hart said the response has mostly been positive, but not all have bought in to the name … Continue reading

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