Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban Agrees to Eight-Year Contract Extension


Agreement will keep Coach Saban as the Crimson Tide’s head coach though January 31, 2025

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – University of Alabama Director of Athletics Greg Byrne announced Tuesday that head football coach Nick Saban and the University have agreed to a long-term contract extension. The new agreement will extend his current contract to […]

How Does Alabama’s Loss to Clemson Impact Saban’s Legacy?


By Cliff Peterson-Senior Staff Writer

Despite how good Deshaun Watson is as a quarterback and how equally good Dabo Swinney is as a head coach, it is probably a fair assessment to say that most people outside of Death Valley thought that Alabama would repeat as National Champions and complete the first 15-0 […]

Crimson Tide AD announces retirement and new role

Bill Battle announces retirement

TUSCALOOSA-Bill Battle, Director of Athletics at The University of Alabama, announced Sunday evening that he is going to retire from his post to assume a new role as Special Assistant to the President.


Tide falls to Clemson, 35-31

TAMPA, Fla. – In a national championship game that seesawed back-and-forth throughout the second half, The University of Alabama football team came up just short in the final seconds against Clemson Monday night, falling to the Tigers, 35-31, in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game. The two teams played in front of […]

Crimson Tide Football’s Anderson, Foster, Scott Selected to Award Lists

Anderson and Foster are semifinalists for the Butkus, while Scott was chosen to the Ray Guy list

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama senior linebackers Ryan Anderson and Reuben Foster, along with junior punter JK Scott, were nominated for awards at their respective positions on Monday. Anderson and Foster were chosen as semifinalists for the Butkus […]

Tide and LSU set to play Saturday

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Kickoff for the Nov. 5 away game between Alabama and LSU is set for a 7 p.m. CT kickoff on CBS, the SEC office announced on Monday afternoon.


Tide preps for Top ten match-up with Number 6 Texas A & M

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama football team began the new week of practices with an hour and 15 minutes of work in shells on Monday afternoon at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields.


Tide slams Tennessee 49-10

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Freshman quarterback Jalen Hurts rushed for 132 yards and three touchdowns to key a dominant running attack while the Crimson Tide defense and special teams contributed touchdowns of their own as the top-ranked University of Alabama football team (7-0 overall; 4-0 in the Southeastern Conference) decisively defeated the ninth-ranked Volunteers of […]

The Tide and Texas A & M to kickoff at 2:30 pm on CBS

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Kickoff for the Oct. 22 home game between Alabama and Texas A&M is set for a 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff on CBS, the SEC office announced on Monday afternoon.


Tide stomps Kentucky 34-6 for Homecoming victory

Bryant-Denny StadiumPhoto by Robert Sutton

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Sophomore wide receiver Calvin Ridley had a career-best performance with 11 catches for 174 yards and two scores, and the Crimson Tide defense produced another dominant performance to lead top-ranked Alabama (5-0 overall; 2-0 in the Southeastern Conference) to a 34-6 Homecoming victory over the Kentucky […]