Stories tagged: Alabama Crimson Tide
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 2:01 p.m.
Steve Sarkisian keeps hitting the jackpot when it comes to quarterbacks and other offensive playmakers. A former USC and Washington head coach, Sarkisian left Alabama after the national championship game …
Wed., July 24, 2019, 8:25 a.m.
Clemson and Alabama have dominated college football and their run looks to continue. The reigning champion Tigers and Crimson Tide have combined to win four straight national titles with matching …
Sun., June 2, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Rachel Garcia hit a three-run walk-off homer in the 10th inning and threw a shutout as UCLA beat Washington 3-0 in 10 innings to reach the championship series.
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 12:11 p.m.
Two national titles in three years have helped earn Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney the biggest contract in college football history. University trustees approved the 10 year, $92 million deal …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 12:28 p.m.
Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has decided to transfer to Oklahoma. Hurts made the announcement in a story in the Players’ Tribune. He will be available immediately as a graduate transfer. …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
Alabama, Clemson lead too early 2019 top 25 college football rankings, Washington State projected 24th
Now that the 2018 college football season has come to a close, here are my 2019 never-too-early top 25 college football rankings.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 7:45 p.m.
Clemson beat Alabama for the national championship, but can the Tigers keep the Crimson Tide from reaching another less significant milestone?
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson rolled No. 1 Alabama 44-16 on Monday night in the College Football Playoff national championship game.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
Alabama-Clemson IV, the third meeting with the national championship on the line, will be played Monday night at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. Tide vs. Tigers might be getting …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
Alabama quarterback and Heisman Trophy runner-up Tua Tagovailoa says his sprained ankle is feeling good two days before the Crimson Tide play Clemson for the national championship.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 4:07 p.m.
Playoff games between Clemson and Alabama that determine college football’s champions have become as regular an occurrence in the winter as Golden State-Cleveland NBA Finals matchups are each spring.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 4:22 p.m.
Tickets for the CFP title game between Alabama and Clemson have never been cheaper.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:58 a.m.
Clemson All-American defensive tackle Christian Wilkins is grateful for the journey he has taken during his final college season. But he says he hasn’t reached his destination yet. The second-ranked …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Nick Saban showed he’s capable of derring-do in Alabama’s past two national championship game wins. The coach famed for his scowl, his process and his meticulous down-to-the-tiniest detail nature has …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
Tua Tagovailoa threw for 318 yards and four touchdowns and No. 1-ranked Alabama beat No. 4 Oklahoma 45-34 in the College Football Playoff semifinal at the Orange Bowl.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
There was Alabama’s victory in the college football championship, not to mention the U.S. women capturing Olympic gold in a hockey shootout.
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 2:42 p.m.
This is the fifth year of the College Football Playoff, and the fifth Alabama appearance in the four-team tournament to decide the national champion.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
They cheered Jalen Hurts as he picked up his diploma, and applauded his every big play this season.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 7:12 p.m.
College football’s postseason is here and it rarely disappoints. This year should be no different with marquee matchups and storylines abound in the 39 bowl games.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has really had that one Heisman moment this season. He was hurt and not quite himself in the Southeastern Conference championship game. The quarterback was sidelined …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Five things to watch on college football’s championship weekend: SEC play-in; Kyler Murray’s Heisman push
College football closes its regular season with championship weekend, leading to selection Sunday when the playoff is set and the bowls are matchups are finalized. This is the first season …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:01 p.m.
For the fourth straight week, Washington State held its No. 8 spot in the CFP poll, released Tuesday afternoon on ESPN’s College Football Playoff show. The one-loss Cougars are still …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
The Cougars needed a late touchdown on Saturday in Pullman to defeat California 19-13.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
Tua Tagovailoa threw two touchdown passes and ran 44 yards for a score in his toughest test this season, Alabama’s defense stifled No. 4 LSU, and the top-ranked Crimson Tide …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Alabama, Clemson, LSU and Notre Dame are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season. Michigan is fifth in the rankings, followed by Georgia …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 11:55 a.m.
The guys who have to block Quinnen Williams in practice aren’t the least bit surprised by his success on Alabama’s defensive line. Williams has emerged as a dominant force for …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
A quote attributed to Chris Petersen circulated last week, even being read on CBS nationally: “If we had Alabama’s schedule, we’d be undefeated.” The problem? Petersen didn’t actually say that.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
D.J. Knox rushed for 128 yards and three touchdowns, David Blough threw for three more scores and Purdue shook up the College Football Playoff chase with a 49-20 blowout of …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
Alabama is No. 1 at being No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll. The Crimson Tide made their 106th appearance at the top of the AP rankings, which …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 9:36 a.m.
Alabama coach Nick Saban had to recruit six new football assistants during the offseason while elevating two others to coordinator positions. It’s quite a new look for the top-ranked team …