Who will be Alabama’s Starting Quarterback?

Former Florida State QB turned Alabama transfer could possibly lead the Tide

  Who the starting QB will be this fall is hotter talk in T-Town than a tin roof in August! What is all the fuss about?  AJ McCarron, the starting quarterback for the Tide for the last three seasons has gone on to the NFL.  In the meantime, while AJ is getting married to the [...]

West Coast QB Turned Bama Boy


Four-star recruit QB Blake Barnett from Corona, California has made the decision to play for Alabama!  He won’t be down in Tuscaloosa until the 2015 season, but he is already geared up after his visit and ready to play for Saban as well as Kiffin. When asked about his visit to Alabama and how mind [...]

The 2014 NFL Draft Mystery Explained

SI Cover for AJ McCarron

To round out the NFL draft, Kevin Norwood went to the Seattle Seahawks and Vinnie Sunseri went to the Saints.  Ed Stinson will become an Arizona Cardinal and Jeoffrey Pagan went to the Houston Texans.  Last, but definitely not least, AJ McCarron goes on to play for the Bengals. The big story that most Alabama [...]

Bama Boys Go in the First Round of the 2014 NFL Draft


CJ Mosley goes to the Baltimore Ravens in the 17th overall pick in the first round of the NFL Draft.  I must say that is one of my favorite pro teams!  Why you ask?  I have to say the main reason is because of the coach, he’s a former Bama legend and if anyone can [...]

Alabama Does it Again!

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I must say I was originally going to title this post “Alabama Lands the Number One Recruiting Class in the Nation” and I thought “man that sounds familiar!”  Oh yes, that I have written that title before, more than once!  :) The fast and dirty is that Alabama landed back on top by signing 18 [...]

Reluctantly Accepting Kiffin


Let me start by saying that the ‘Great Coaching Shuffle’ of 2014 is still going full steam down in T-Town so I was sort of waiting on the dust to settle before putting my piddly little opinion out there.  However, it seems that some things just cannot wait, so here it goes! What initially struck [...]

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly, the Unexpected and the Completely Unexpected of the 2013 Sugar Bowl

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 So many sacks, so little time… I can’t say I really know what was going on with the Alabama offensive line’s chemistry  last night, but for the first time this year I will say that the holes in what they so thinly held together all season long blew open like a screen door in a [...]

See You in Nola, Sugar!

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So now that the regular season is over and all of the chips have fallen where they may, it appears that Bama will be making a trip back to Nola, this time for the Sugar Bowl to play Oklahoma. Alabama (now ranked 3rd) will be playing 11st ranked Oklahoma.  It may seem like a lack [...]

All-Pac-12 Performers Mariota and Grasu returning in 2014

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The Following was released today by the University of Oregon Communications Department: EUGENE, Ore. — Quarterback Marcus Mariota and center Hroniss Grasu will return to the University of Oregon for the 2014 season. Mariota, a redshirt sophomore from Honolulu, and Grasu, a redshirt junior from Los Angeles, announced their intentions a day after earning all-Pac-12 [...]

Dear Spoiled Alabama Fans

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You know what I hate hearing more than an Auburn fan say “Told ya so, War Eagle!”???  It’s hearing anyone say anything bad about one of our players.  I say ‘our’ because since I have started writing for gridirongirl I feel more of a part of the Alabama Crimson Tide Football Family than I have [...]