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  1. Joe Medley: Good riddance, Silly Season '16; time to get down to bottom linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Anniston Star

    ... have to find a great answer at quarterback. For two years in a row, a serviceable answer did just fine. Blake Sims did enough to help Alabama enter the inaugural College Football Playoff as the No. 1 seed in 2014. Jake Coker did enough to help ...

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  2. College Football Trades We Wish Could Be Made in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BleacherReport

    ... enters preseason practice with uncertainty at quarterback. Two consecutive years of one-and-done starters in Blake Sims and Jacob Coker have left the Crimson Tide with a multi-quarterback derby. Junior Cooper Bateman, sophomore David Cornwell and ...

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  3. Every Power 5 Conference Team's Biggest Concern Heading into Fall CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | BleacherReport

    ... center. Saban and offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin went with one-year senior starters the past two seasons in Blake Sims and Jake Coker. They were successful (both won SEC titles and made the College Football Playoff, and Coker won a national ...

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  4. Another year, another slow-developing Alabama QB battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | ESPN

    ... But each of Alabama's past two starters has been the quarterback with the most experience. Coker (2015) and Blake Sims (2014) were fifth-year seniors. Cornwell is in his third year in the program, but he never has taken a snap in a game. Barnett, a ...

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  5. Rankin: Alabama's road to repeat challegingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... external obstacles that could prevent it from repeating as national champions. QB/RB play - Lane Kiffin turned Blake Sims and Jake Coker - two bench warmers for most of their college careers - into successful quarterbacks. What tends to get lost is ...

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  6. Jumbo Package: Monday, 18 July 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... injury to Shank or to any other parties, so hopefully the accident is a minor issue. Heck, first-year quarterback Blake Sims was a possession or two from playing for it all during the 2014 campaign had his defense found a way to stop Ohio State's ...

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  7. Alabama's Lane Kiffin vs. USC's Clancy Pendergast will be 'chess match'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Alabama Live

    ... in total offense under Kiffin in 2014 despite having a first-year starter at quarterback. That quarterback, Blake Sims, threw for a school-record 3,487 yards. Last season, Alabama running back Derrick Henry won the Heisman Trophy and ran for an ...

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  8. QB questions: Uncertainty under center abound in SECRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Newms360.com

    ... wound up leading Auburn to national championship games straight from the JUCO ranks. Alabama's Jake Coker and Blake Sims thrived in their lone seasons as starters. Maybe from that group of new guys, there will be another Newton, Marshall or Johnny ...

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  9. Jumbo Package: Friday, 15 July 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... a few days ago, but worth discussing nonetheless. Cooper Bateman doesn't have the strongest arm, but neither did Blake Sims. Kiffin was able to adjust the routes so that Blake could get rid of the ball sooner on go routes, allowing him to throw it ...

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  10. QB questions abound in SEC beyond Dobbs, Kelly, KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | SavannahNow

    ... wound up leading Auburn to national championship games straight from the JUCO ranks. Alabama's Jake Coker and Blake Sims thrived in their lone seasons as starters. Maybe from that group of new guys, there will be another Newton, Marshall or Manziel, ...

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  11. SEC Media Days: No slowing defending champion Crimson TideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... the Tide won two SEC titles and was the only team to reach each of the first two College Football Playoffs with Blake Sims and Coker getting their first turns under center. "I think each quarterback is doing a great job right now," said Howard. ...

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  12. Questions, uncertainty surround quarterbacks in SEC commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | News Tribune

    ... up leading Auburn to national championship games straight from the junior college ranks. Alabama's Jake Coker and Blake Sims thrived in their lone seasons as starters. Maybe from that group of new guys, there will be another Newton, Marshall or ...

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  13. Alabama TE Howard set for breakout seasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Alabama tight end O.J. Howard fields questions at SEC Media Days on Wednesday. Howard had 208 receiving yards and a pair of TDs in the Tide's national championship game win over Clemson.

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  14. Teams Most Likely to Produce 2016 Heisman FinalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | BleacherReport

    ... 2016 figure to be in the mix. That includes whoever wins the quarterback job, since previous first-time starters Blake Sims and Jake Coker received some Heisman buzz along the way, though neither finished in the top 10 in voting. Ridley has the top ...

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  15. Alabama not showing any signs of slowing down under SabanRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... the third straight year with redshirt junior Cooper Bateman or redshirt sophomore David Cornwell possibilities. Blake Sims and Jacob Coker were the quarterbacks for Alabama the past two seasons when it reached the national semifinals and won the ...

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  16. QB questions abound in SEC beyond Dobbs, Kelly, ...Jul 13, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... wound up leading Auburn to national championship games straight from the JUCO ranks. Alabama's Jake Coker and Blake Sims thrived in their lone seasons as starters. Maybe from that group of new guys, there will be another Newton, Marshall or Johnny ...

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  17. Sapakoff: A star quarterback isna t necessary for Alabama to win the SECRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Post and Courier

    ... Lane) Kiffin has put those guys in position to play effectively and allow our play-makers to make plays.” Blake Sims wasn't great but he helped the Crimson Tide get to the first College Football Playoff in 2014. Coker took over in 2015 and ...

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  18. Alabamaa s O.J. Howard hopes to be bigger part of offense in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... The added passing threat has especially grown under Kiffin, who molded back-to-back first-year starters in Blake Sims and Jake Coker in his first two seasons with the Tide. In two years under Kiffin, Alabama has accumulated 7,297 yards and 54 ...

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  19. Jumbo Package: Maurice Smith transfer saga, Blake Sims in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... Dieter , and O.J Howard. But a new quarterback can't ask for a better problem to have. Former Alabama quarterback Blake Sims is continuing his football career. AussieFaithful.com is reporting Sims has signed with the Wollongong Devils of Australia's ...

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  20. Former Alabama QB Blake Sims joins another pro football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Alabama Live

    Quarterback Blake Sims practices with the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. To put the league in perspective, AussieFaithful.com asks the question: "Is it the most impressive NGL signing so far?" Sims set an Alabama single-season record by passing for 3,487 yards in 2014, when he tossed 28 TD passes and earned the MVP honor in the Crimson Tide's 42-13 victory over Missouri in the SEC championship game.

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