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  1. 9 Juniors with the Best Shot at the Heisman Trophy in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... points per game in 2014, No. 16 nationally, but they lost a number of standout skill players from that offense. Nick Saban and offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin must replace quarterback Blake Sims, tailback T.J. Yeldon and their top two receivers in ...

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  2. Jake Coker is more comfortable, but Alabama QB battle is wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ESPN

    ... burden as some of the guys in the past have had so that the inexperienced players can develop a little more quickly," Saban said. While it's unclear whether that means a trimmed-down playbook or fewer calls made at the line of scrimmage, it does add ...

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  3. Alabama practice report: Full pads come out as former Tide stars watch workoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Alabama Live

    ... former Samford quarterback and son of ESPN's Chris Mortensen , throws a nice ball working with reserve receivers. Nick Saban and a few players will meet with reporters after practice. They'll return to the field Friday afternoon for Practice 4.

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  4. Alabama Football: What Position Experiments Is Nick Saban Trying in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BleacherReport

    ... games and catching a pass in overtime against LSU, one of the game's critical plays. So what kind of tinkering is Nick Saban doing during spring practice this year? Do any of these moves have a chance at sticking? The big ones - literally - are all ...

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  5. 10 Early-Season 2015 College Football Games with National Title ImplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BleacherReport

    ... litmus test for the Irish. To get on track for the College Football Playoff, this is a must-win outing. Nick Saban likes to start the season by challenging his Alabama team in a high-profile neutral-site game, and this game certainly qualifies. The ...

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  6. Urban Meyer miffed over practice that 'wasn't a pleasant one'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MSNBC

    ... the right thing to do." Coming off a BCS title following the 2012 season, Alabama's third in the last four years, Nick Saban was publicly concerned about his 2013 squad getting too comfortable and complacent , going so far as acknowledging that he ...

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  7. Jumbo Package: Tuesday 24 March 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... passes. -- Offensive lineman Grant Hill was not spotted again Monday. He missed the March 13 practice with what Nick Saban called medical leave. I've tried to get some information on what may be ailing Grant Hill but have been unsuccessful thus far. ...

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  8. The case for Landon CollinsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bleeding Green Nation

    ... as a prototypical strong safety. This group think is completely true if you watch just his 2014 tape. In 2014 Nick Saban stuck him primarily in the box and near the line of scrimmage. This is a strength of Landon Collins. He is extremely aggressive ...

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  9. Alabama, Auburn QB Target Jawon Pass Dominated Elite 11 Regionals in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | BleacherReport

    ... that dual-threat passers can succeed in the more traditional offense if they can prove to Kiffin and head coach Nick Saban that they can still operate within the pro-style principles of the offense. He would be the perfect "next step" for the ...

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  10. Is Alabama or Auburn Set Up for Better 2015 College Football Season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | BleacherReport

    ... got torched. Despite Cyrus Jones' improvement from Game 1 through Game 14 - which was tremendous - head coach Nick Saban and defensive coordinator Kirby Smart's defense gave up an SEC-worst 133 passing plays of 10 or more yards. At least the Tide ...

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  11. Several players will be in the mix for Alabama offensive line openings, Nick Saban saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... right tackle Austin Shepherd . "There's a lot of guys that are going to get a lot of opportunity," Alabama coach Nick Saban said. "This is where we are. We know where we want to go. What do we have to do to get there? And let's focus on those things ...

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  12. Alabama to simplify things for QBs as Jacob Coker adds comfort, confidence in Year 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Alabama Live

    Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker stands on center stage during the fourth quarter of the Crimson Tide's win over Florida in September. Quarterback competitions were rare in Nick Saban's first six seasons.

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  13. Injuries, departures make for new-look TideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | ESPN

    Alabama coach Nick Saban says he's unsure at the start of spring practice whether returning QB Jake Coker will be the starter heading into the season. There was good news, of course.

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  14. Versatile Alabama freshman Bo Scarbrough focusing on just one position for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Alabama Live

    Alabama running back Bo Scarbrough works through drills during Alabama's first spring football practice, Friday, Mar. 13, 2015, at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Vasha Hunt/vhunt@al.com ORG XMIT: ALBIN401 YouTube clips of Bo Scarbrough make it easy to understand why Nick Saban said what he did, videos showing a running back with linebacker size and power, the movement skills of a player much smaller and the ability to make big plays at multiple positions.

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  15. Impressive 40-yard dash time the latest indicator of Kenyan Drake's progress in recovery...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Alabama Live

    ... since suffering a gruesome broken leg against Ole Miss Oct. 4. Drake was tested in the 40-yard dash, which coach Nick Saban said the rising senior ran in 4.4 seconds. "He's doing really well, getting his speed back," Saban said Friday following ...

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  16. Alabama football starts spring practice in search of 9 new startersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | ABC 33/40

    ... their desire to be great. Jake Coker leads five scholarship quarterbacks competing to replace Sims. Alabama coach Nick Saban says cornerback Cyrus Jones and linebacker Denzel Duvall won't practice this spring with injuries dating back to last ...

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  17. Alabama, Auburn among leaders for elite linebacker Tre LamarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Alabama Live

    ... . "I really enjoyed it. Talking with Coach (Kirby) Smart the whole visit was really cool. I talked with Coach (Nick) Saban . To be able to get an in-depth look at the civil engineering department was really cool. I really like the academic support ...

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  18. Second chance for Richardson? 3 teams that make senseRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... not. There are a couple other reasons this could be a fit. Belichick has a close relationship with Alabama coach Nick Saban and has had success with former Crimson Tide players. Might the Patriots coach make a call to Richardson's former college ...

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  19. What Nick Saban doesn't like about Alabama spring practice scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Alabama Live

    Alabama coach Nick Saban talks with the media about Alabama's Pro Day, Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala. And, for the first time since 2012, Alabama has to do it the untraditional way.

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  20. Opening spring camp: AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | ESPN

    ... Ohio State. The common denominator in those games: an uptempo attack featuring a mobile quarterback. So is that Nick Saban's kryptonite or does the coach many describe as a defensive mastermind have an answer? Key battle: The starting QB job was ...

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