| Jan 7, 2010
| 9:48 PM
PASADENA -The sure thing was looking shaky for Alabama.
Hanging onto a precarious three-point lead and with momentum on the other side, linebacker Eryk Anders was determined not to let the championship slip away.
Anders forced a fumble on his...
| Aug 26, 2009
Let's take a walk through George Smith's neighborhood. Here's his desk with the nameplate that reads, "They say Lombardi was tough"— though, he says, many of his players don't know who Vince Lombardi is.
Here's a reception area with a window-wall...
| Sep 2, 2009
Alabama has won a record 21 Southeastern Conference football championships, but none since 1999, the program's longest drought ever.
The Crimson Tide has appeared in an unmatched 56 bowls, but in 2002 and '03 missed the postseason in consecutive years...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 3:44 AM
As he schmoozed — few, if any, do it better — at the Virginia High School Coaches' Association clinics this summer in Hampton, I asked Virginia Tech recruiting coordinator Jim Cavanaugh how much longer he thought Frank Beamer would coach the...
| Jan 5, 2004
All Shook Up
1 USC is No. 1 in both polls and not in the national-title game?
Yeah, you could say this was the most mixed-up season in the six-year history of the bowl championship series. College football took a serious credibility hit in 2003 when the...