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Alabama running back Damien Harris slimming down, gaining speed

Alabama running back Damien Harris slimming down, gaining speed

Sophomore B.J. Emmons probably would have seen more carries in the upcoming season, but his departure has not stopped the University of Alabama football program from moving ahead. Alabama head coach Nick Saban returns two draft-eligible juniors in the backfield, including one who’s been working on gaining more breakaway speed. Damien Harris, a native of Richmond, Ky., was a five-star prospect from Madison […] The post Alabama running back Damien Harris slimming down, gaining speed appeared first on Touchdown Alabama.
TD Alabama 19 hours ago

Two potential trap games for Alabama

The question that was asked throughout Southeastern Conference media days was who could challenge the University of Alabama football program this upcoming season. And while a resounding “nobody” came from the majority of media pundits, there are two potential trap games on the Crimson Tide’s schedule and both are away from Bryant-Denny Stadium. A possible spoiler to the Tide’s national championship […] The post Two potential trap games for Alabama appeared first on Touchdown Alabama.
Birmingham News Jul 23, 2017
Damien Harris 'has the capabilities to be a dominant player' for Alabama

Damien Harris 'has the capabilities to be a dominant player' for Alabama

"We have a lot of faith, trust and confidence in Damien Harris."
TD Alabama Jul 22, 2017

The Way It Is: Inside Alabama’s kicking situation for 2017 season

After some good and rough moments for Adam Griffith during his four-year career at the University of Alabama, the fan base desires to finally see a consistent kicker. Two players are battling for the starting job this offseason, and though one has more experience, the Crimson Tide are high on a freshman that signed in the […] The post The Way It Is: Inside Alabama’s kicking situation for 2017 season appeared first on Touchdown Alabama.
Birmingham News Jul 22, 2017
Alabama legacy Tommy Brown reflects on Crimson Tide commitment

Alabama legacy Tommy Brown reflects on Crimson Tide commitment

The four-star recruit spoke about his commitment
TD Alabama Jul 21, 2017

Tide OL says quarterback Jalen Hurts is becoming a ‘more vocal’ leader

As head coach of the University of Alabama football program, Nick Saban refuses to put a high amount of pressure on first-year starting quarterbacks. From Greg McElroy to Jacob Coker, his message for signal callers has been to manage the game. Regardless of inconsistent numbers as a passer down the stretch (and he knows it must improve), Jalen Hurts […] The post Tide OL says quarterback Jalen Hurts is becoming a ‘more vocal’ leader appeared first on Touchdown Alabama.
TD Alabama Jul 21, 2017

Four Tide players named to Walter Camp Award watch list; including QB Jalen Hurts

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Walter Camp Football Foundation announced four University of Alabama football standouts to its 2017 preseason award watch list on Friday. Along with both Maxwell and Bronko Nagurski honors, the Walter Camp award is the third one to have four Crimson Tide players selected to it. Quarterback Jalen Hurts, running back Bo Scarbrough and wide receiver Calvin Ridley were selected […] The post Four Tide players named to Walter Camp Award watch list; including QB Jalen Hurts appeared first on Touchdown Alabama.
Tuscaloosa News Jul 21, 2017

Tide players on Walter Camp watch list

University of Alabama football players Minkah Fitzpatrick, Calvin Ridley, Bo Scarbrough and Jalen Hurts were named to the 2017 Walter Camp Award watch list, announced by the Walter Camp Foundation on Friday. Fitzpatrick, Ridley and Scarbrough are all juniors, while Hurts will be a sophomore.The quartet is among 40 players named across the country. Alabama's four candidates lead the nation as the most among FBS schools. Derrick Henry was the first Alabama player to win the award (2015). [...]
Tuscaloosa News Jul 20, 2017

Alabama players B.J. Emmons, Aaron Robinson plan to transfer

Sophomore running back B.J. Emmons and sophomore defensive back Aaron Robinson intend to transfer from the University of Alabama football program, The Tuscaloosa News learned.AL.com first reported the news Thursday afternoon.Emmons played in seven games in 2016, rushing for 173 yards and a touchdown on 35 carries. The North Carolina native suffered a season-ending foot injury midway through the season.Emmons was one of six highly-touted scholarship running backs that [...]
Tuscaloosa News Jul 20, 2017

Scarbrough, Harris on Doak Walker watch list

Bo Scarbrough and Damien Harris have been named to the 2017 preseason Doak Walker Award watch list. The award is given annually to the nation’s premier running back for his accomplishments on the field, achievement in the classroom and citizenship in the community.The University of Alabama duo is two of 61 running backs from around the country named to the preseason list. Alabama has produced two Doak Walker Award winners in the last six years, with Trent Richardson winning in [...]
TD Alabama Jul 20, 2017

Alabama RB B.J. Emmons, DB Aaron Robinson transferring from program

TUSCALOOSA, Ala.– A small exodus prior to the start of the 2017 football season for the University of Alabama started with O.J. Smith, Shawn Jennings and T.J. Simmons, but two more players were added to the list on Thursday. Sophomores B.J. Emmons and Aaron Robinson have left the program, via Matt Zenitz of AL.com. While both guys signed in the Crimson Tide’s 2016 recruiting class, […] The post Alabama RB B.J. Emmons, DB Aaron Robinson transferring from program appeared first on Touchdown Alabama.
TD Alabama Jul 20, 2017

Tracking Alabama standouts on 2017 preseason award watch

With Southeastern Conference media days in the books and 44 days separating fans from college football, the remainder of preseason award watch lists for 2017 have been revealed. For Alabama head coach Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide, the upcoming fall is about redemption.  Excluding Lou Groza (top kicker) and Johnny Unitas Golden Arm (outstanding senior quarterback) awards, Alabama had […] The post Tracking Alabama standouts on 2017 preseason award watch appeared first on Touchdown Alabama.
Tuscaloosa News Jul 20, 2017

A happy homecoming for Crimson Tide's Haylie McCleney

Haylie McCleney hasn’t played at Rhoads Stadium for more than a year, but she never left it completely behind.The four-time All-American softball player at the University of Alabama now plays for USA Women’s National Team. The outfielder from the Birmingham suburb of Morris will make her return Thursday night when the U.S. plays the Alabama All-Stars in an exhibition doubleheader. Now a graduate student and aspiring strength coach at Florida Atlantic University when she [...]
Tuscaloosa News Jul 20, 2017

Former Crimson Tide All-American excited to be back in Tuscaloosa with Team USA

Haylie McCleney hasn’t played at Rhoads Stadium for more than a year, but she never left it completely behind.The four-time All-American softball player at the University of Alabama now plays for USA Women’s National Team. The outfielder from the Birmingham suburb of Morris will make her return Thursday night when the U.S. plays the Alabama All-Stars in an exhibition doubleheader. Now a graduate student and aspiring strength coach [...]
Birmingham News Jul 20, 2017
Marlon Humphrey aiming for another championship in NFL

Marlon Humphrey aiming for another championship in NFL

Cornerback Marlon Humphrey reported for his first NFL training camp on Wednesday, and he's hoping the pros fall into the pattern established at Hoover High School and Alabama.

Crimson Tide Player News

  • 1 B.J. Emmons

    B.J. Emmons

    Alabama running back Damien Harris slimming down, gaining speed

  • 1 Damien Harris

    Damien Harris

    Alabama running back Damien Harris slimming down, gaining speed

  • Jalen Hurts

    Jalen Hurts

    Tide OL says quarterback Jalen Hurts is becoming a ‘more vocal’ leader

  • Minkah Fitzpatrick

    Minkah Fitzpatrick

    Tide players on Walter Camp watch list

  • Calvin Ridley

    Calvin Ridley

    Four Tide players named to Walter Camp Award watch list; including QB Jalen Hurts

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