Rise to the Moment of Truth Thursday, April 25, 2024

Sports Articles
Articles from 1819 News in the Sports category.

Richrodriquez Alabama News
Friendship on temporary hold for JSU head coach Rich Rodriguez and Murray State's Dean Hood

Old friends Rich Rodriguez and Dean Hood gave each other the cold shoulder this week. Both of them understand why the other did not call. They will be on the opposite sidelines on Saturday.

Willandersonjr Alabama News
College football moves into its second full week of action

Alabama plays a true road game while Auburn stays home again. UAB looks for revenge against Liberty. The football season is heating up.

Treybedosky Alabama News
UAB shows its offensive line depth in the season opener with Trey Bedosky playing well at left tackle

Trey Bedosky should have been nervous in the moments leading up to UAB’s season opener. The sophomore offensive lineman was not only preparing for his initial college football start but, at least for the first game, he was replacing NFL prospect Kadeem Telfort at left tackle. Those are some pretty big steps to fill.

Carterbradley Alabama News
South Alabama QB Carter Bradley familiar with Saturday's MAC opponent

South Alabama quarterback Carter Bradley isn’t going to a place he called home for four years, but he is returning to familiar territory this weekend.

Darriandalcourt Alabama News
Crimson Tide center Darrian Dalcourt preparing for a noisy Saturday

Darrian Dalcourt's list of things to worry about on Saturday include handling a large and active Texas Longhorn defensive front, staying hydrated in the middle of a toasty day in Texas and being heard over the noise.

Tubervilleheadshot Alabama News
Tuberville criticizes NCAA 'lack of leadership' on NIL: 'Created an environment where student-athletes can be exploited'

Congress must pass name, image, and likeness (NIL) legislation due to the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) “lack of meaningful leadership and clarity” on the issue, according to Sen. Tommy Tuberville R-AL. 

Oppflags Alabama News
Taking a look at this week's key high school football games

Forecast of stormy weather has moved most of the Alabama high school football games up to Thursday night. We take a look at some of the top games this week.

Davion Dozier Alabama News
Hard work paying off for Jake Ganus and the Moody High football program

The offense is putting up video game numbers. Finding a seat on game night is impossible if it’s closer than 45 minutes to kickoff. The field at Bill Morris Stadium is not only sporting a beautiful new turf but you no longer have to run up a slope in the corner of one end zone. Football has become the thing to see at Moody High.

Chrishatcher Alabama News
It won't be difficult for Samford coach Chris Hatcher to find familiar faces in Athens, Georgia on Saturday

Stetson Bennett is a Georgia Bulldog. Samford head coach Chris Hatcher thought at one point that Bennett just might be a different shade of Bulldog.

Kaidonsalter Alabama News
UAB prepares for a pair of Liberty quarterbacks

The UAB defense is preparing to face Liberty’s offense. The Blazers are not preparing to play Malik Willis, who is earning NFL money with the Tennessee Titans. That’s good news.

Rajaejohnson Alabama News
RaJae' Johnson-Sanders gets into the end zone in his first game in a Troy uniform

RaJae’ Johnson’s work to get on the field at Troy began with his work off the field.

Bryce Young Nick Saban Alabama News
Bama's Nick Saban, Bryce Young featured in mental health segment on NBC's 'Today' — 'Pressure is kind of self-inflicted'

In an interview that aired Tuesday on NBC's "Today Show," University of Alabama head coach Nick Saban touched on the mental health side of college athletics.

Stevesarkisian Alabama News
Steve Sarkisian and the Texas offense have a difficult task on Saturday against Alabama

Even without film work, Steve Sarkisian has some familiarity with how the University of Alabama defense operates. Will that be an advantage for the University of Texas head coach on Saturday when the Crimson Tide visits the Longhorns on Saturday?

Auburn's Bryan Harsin Alabama News
Auburn's Harsin sets record straight on quarterback situation

In his Monday press conference, Bryan Harsin set the record straight on the perceived quarterback controversy between T.J. Finley and Robby Ashford. According to Harsin, there is no controversy. 

Rosebowlstadium Alabama News
First look at statewide college football matchups this weekend

Alabama visits old friend Steve Sarkisian when the Crimson Tide ventures to Austin, Texas for a game with future SEC opponent Texas.

Troyolemiss Alabama News
Statewide college football roundup: Troy falls to Ole Miss, South Alabama rolls

Troy lost its opener to nationally ranked Ole Miss. South Alabama won in a blowout and Alabama State held on to win. Birmingham-Southern ran its way to a win while Huntingdon nearly passed its way to victory.

AP22246807139007 Alabama News
Auburn QB controversy — Robby Ashford replaces T.J. Finley in second half of season opener

Only one game into the 2022 season, and Auburn has another quarterback controversy.

AP22247031186460 Alabama News
Lightning delays, quarterback controversies and career-highs in Auburn's victory over Mercer

Eric Kiesau put his offense on full display in Auburn's dominant victory over Mercer on Saturday night. The Tigers(1-0) defeated the Bears(1-1) 42-16 in the 2022 season opener.

Bryceyoungutahstate Alabama News
Alabama opens the season with dominating win over Utah State

Alabama did what it was supposed to do against an overmatched opponent. The Crimson Tide dominated Utah State in Alabama’s 55-0 season-opening victory over the Aggies at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Jaxstategame Alabama News
Opportunistic defense, Zion Webb lead way in Jax State win over Davidson

Davidson was its own worst enemy on Saturday afternoon at Burgess-Snow Field at JSU Stadium. Jacksonville State was happy to take advantage of the Wildcats miscues in a 35-17 Gamecock victory.

Austinfootball Alabama News
Close games and rivalry wins highlight this week in high school football

The high school football season heated up this week with the start of region play. We take a look at some of this week’s highlights.

Samfordwinsmarsh Alabama News
Samford defense plays big role in getting Bulldogs off to a good start to the season

Samford coach Chris Hatcher called the season opening win over No. 8 ranked Kennesaw State a team win. It certainly was that, but one of the most pleasant things about the win was the play of a revamped defense.

Carltonmartial Alabama News
Troy LB Carlton Martial on his way to becoming all-time leading tackler in NCAA history

The record is within his sights. An average year for Carlton Martial and, according to the record books, he becomes the all-time leader in tackles in the top level of NCAA college football.

Auburn Eric Kiesau Alabama News
Eric Kiesau and the Auburn offense's new look

When Eric Kiesau was promoted to offensive coordinator during the offseason, he was put in a position that had been surrounded by controversy for the second time in his short tenure with the Auburn Tigers.

Samfordwinkennesaw Alabama News
Samford grabs a season-opening win by staying patient against nationally ranked Kennesaw State

A quick start in either half wasn’t part of Samford’s opening football game of the season. Handling that situation like a veteran team was part of the Bulldogs’ 27-17 victory over nationally ranked No. 8 ranked Kennesaw State on Thursday night at Seibert Stadium.

Nick Saban Alabama News
The five Ws of Saturday's college football games

College football gets in full swing on Saturday. We look at the games involving Alabama college football teams.

Uabopener Alabama News
UAB gets contribution from all three phases in a convincing 59-0 win over Alabama A&M

He will have tougher assignments during his first season as UAB football’s head coach. But it had to be hard for Bryant Vincent to stop smiling after his team opened the season with a 59-0 victory over Alabama A&M with a Protective Stadium crowd of 32,542 looking on.

First Previous 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 Next Last