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Bama Hammer 9 hours ago

Super Regionals: Alabama Softball drops game one to Washington 3-2

What started out well didn’t end well for Alabama Softball as they dropped game one of the Seattle Super Regional to Washington 3-2. The Tide fell back into their old habits and that is ultimately what caused the loss. Alabama softball went up 2-0 in the second off of just one hit. That ended up […] Super Regionals: Alabama Softball drops game one to Washington 3-2 - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bama Hammer 13 hours ago

Alabama Football: Crimson Tide fans enjoy the greatness of Nick Saban

The Alabama football fanbase has a reputation for being spoiled. After fifteen years of watching an average team, a head coach who abhors average came and changed our fortunes. After years of Mike Dubose, Dennis Franchione, Mike Price and Mike Shula, Alabama football needed a savior. Mired in mediocrity, the football team was a shell […] Alabama Football: Crimson Tide fans enjoy the greatness of Nick Saban - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Roll 'Bama Roll 22 hours ago
Alabama Football Recruiting: Crimson Tide Receives 2018 QB Commit

Alabama Football Recruiting: Crimson Tide Receives 2018 QB Commit

Who saw this one coming? Nick Saban works in mysterious ways... Anyone who tells you they saw this one coming should check their pants to see if they are on fire. Alabama gets a 2018 commit from 3-star quarterback Layne Hatcher‏. ROLL TIDE pic.twitter.com/Yp2dREqiH5— Layne Hatcher (@LayneHatcher) May 25, 2018 Hatcher is a dual-threat QB out of Pulaski, Arkansas. He measures 6’1” and 204 lbs and was named Gatorade Player of the Year for the state of Arkansas. As a senior, he completed 382 of 529 passes for 5,779 yards with 66 TDs and 11 INTs. He holds the state record of...
Bama Hammer May 25, 2018

Rumors blazing as Alabama football adds an ’18 QB with transfer implications

On Friday afternoon, it was reported Alabama football is adding another QB to the 2018 class. Layne Hatcher is joining the Tide instead of Arkansas State. Alabama football has been searching for an additional backup quarterback since last December. Brock Purdy, Brevin White and Gardner Minshew were pursued but they chose other options. The Crimson Tide […] Rumors blazing as Alabama football adds an ’18 QB with transfer implications - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bama Hammer May 25, 2018

Alabama Football: No viable reason Tua should not start for Tide

Alabama football head coach Nick Saban has worked hard to ensure his team is competitive on an annual basis. The sage coach has to decide on a starter between two quarterbacks that would start at any other program in the country. Alabama football opens up as a 29 point favorite against the Louisville Cardinal in […] Alabama Football: No viable reason Tua should not start for Tide - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Roll 'Bama Roll May 25, 2018
Alabama Fans: Would You Dare Wear Orange?

Alabama Fans: Would You Dare Wear Orange?

Could you in good conscience trade in Crimson for orange? Recent news broke that reserve Alabama offensive lineman Dallas Warmack was planning to grad-transfer. Almost immediately, Oregon was mentioned as a potential destination for the redshirt sophomore and it was announced this week that he has indeed landed in Eugene. It is an excellent opportunity and Tide Nation wishes him all the best. Soon after came word of fellow reserve lineman Brandon Kennedy’s similar intentions to transfer. However, his top two choices appear to be ... Auburn or Tennessee. I will give you a minute to hold...
Roll 'Bama Roll May 25, 2018
Jumbo Package: Alabama Football continues classroom success, softball super regional kicks off tonight

Jumbo Package: Alabama Football continues classroom success, softball super regional kicks off tonight

Your latest Crimson Tide news and notes. Happy Friday, everyone. The softball team kicks off the super regional at Washington tonight at 8pm CT in what amounts to a David vs. Goliath matchup that is the inverse of those we typically watch on fall Saturdays. To be frank, the Tide will have to play its best just to keep the games competitive against a squad that averaged more than six runs a game, with an ERA of 1.13, on the season. Hope for the best. Alabama’s football program continues to excel in the classroom. The football program’s academic progress rate -- known as the APR-- has...
Bama Hammer May 25, 2018

Alabama Football: Expectation and reality for undefeated seasons

Alabama football and an undefeated season is the latest offseason buzz. Let’s look at the Tide history and the 2018 probability the Tide could run the table. Within days of the 2017 Alabama football national championship, college football pundits began dispensing rat poison about 2018. Not only were some media members predicting a 2018 championship […] Alabama Football: Expectation and reality for undefeated seasons - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bama Hammer May 24, 2018

Alabama Football: Picking the Tide’s toughest ’18 opponent is not easy

The toughest Alabama football, 2018 regular season opponents all come from inside the SEC.  Picking the greatest SEC threats is not easy. The 14 Alabama football losses going back to the 2008 season offer three conclusions. The first conclusion has been widely discussed going back to 2008 and Tim Tebow. The one, most important ingredient […] Alabama Football: Picking the Tide’s toughest ’18 opponent is not easy - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bama Hammer May 23, 2018

Alabama Women’s Golf: A national championship was lost in playoff stunner

Alabama women’s golf came close to winning a national championship Wednesday. The teams were tied after five matches. Arizona won on the first playoff hole. The championship Alabama women’s golf was supposed to win became the one it looked like it couldn’t win. Then a courageous comeback pushed the match to dead even, with the final […] Alabama Women’s Golf: A national championship was lost in playoff stunner - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bama Hammer May 23, 2018

Alabama Football: A new kicker commit brings Tide new hope

Alabama football added a new commit on Wednesday. Will Reichard from Hoover, AL announced his decision to join the Tide’s 2019 recruiting class. Reichard is the No. 2 rated kicker in the nation. Alabama football has had some great field goal kickers in its history. Yet, the memories of Tide fans are bittersweet when thinking of […] Alabama Football: A new kicker commit brings Tide new hope - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Roll 'Bama Roll May 23, 2018
#GolfSchool: Tide Women Face Arizona for the National Championship

#GolfSchool: Tide Women Face Arizona for the National Championship

Bama defeats Southern Cal and Kent State to advance to the finals. Coach Mic Potter and his Alabama Women’s Golf team are on the cusp of the second National Championship for the program. The first one came in 2012 - the same school year the football team won #14. The No. 2 seeded Crimson Tide will face the 8-seeded Arizona Wildcats in continued Team Match Play on Wednesday for the National Championship. Coverage can be seen beginning 3pm CT on the Golf Channel. Alabama’s power lineup of Lauren Stephenson, Kristen Gillman, Cheyenne Knight, Lakareber Abe and Angelica Moresco dominated No....
Bama Hammer May 23, 2018

SEC Football: Nine early games to regain edge over Power Five leagues

Despite Alabama football’s national championship dominance, SEC football has lost stature in competition against other Power Five leagues. SEC football has nine early season games to regain the reputation as college football’s top conference. In September 2017 games against Power Five teams, SEC football had a record of 6-6. In September 2018, SEC football has nine games […] SEC Football: Nine early games to regain edge over Power Five leagues - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Roll 'Bama Roll May 23, 2018
Daily Social: A Gump Day appreciation of the ridiculously athletic Jaylen Waddle

Daily Social: A Gump Day appreciation of the ridiculously athletic Jaylen Waddle

Percy Harvin meets Tyrone Prothro. And we’re not remotely kidding. Alabama’s 2018 NSD class didn’t target many receivers. Really, why would it have with the returning sophomore troika of Henry Ruggs III, Devonta Smith, and Jerry Jeudy? With emerging players like Tyrell Shavers starting to make an impact in practice? There was one particular must-have on the recruiting bucket list, however, and that player was Jaylen Waddle. If anyone in this offensive class screams “immediate superstar” it is Waddle — he’s been rightly called Percy Harvin 2.0. We even committed minor...
Bama Hammer May 22, 2018

Alabama Women’s Golf: Tide beats USC, will play for NCAA Championship

The trio of Alabama women’s golf All-Americans led the way to a 3-1-1 match play win over USC in the NCAA Championship semi-finals. For Alabama women’s golf, Tuesday was a day for celebrations. First, Cheyenne Knight, Lauren Stephenson and Kristen Gillman were named first-team All-Americans. The Crimson Tide team followed that celebration by earning a […] Alabama Women’s Golf: Tide beats USC, will play for NCAA Championship - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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