BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Defending Southeastern Conference champion Alabama is the favorite to once again beat Georgia in the title game in a preseason media poll.
Jerry Jeudy follows in steps of past Alabama star receivers
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Jerry Jeudy's ambitions grew with every college camp he attended and every highly rated defensive back he beat head to head.
His recruiting stock rose, and so did his goals.
Now Alabama's latest All-America wide receiver, Jeudy ratcheted up his workout routine, started eating healthier and buckled down in the classroom for his senior year at Deerfield Beach High School in Florida.
12 Alabama players earn all-SEC honors from league’s coaches
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Southeastern Conference champion Alabama has a league-high 12 players on the all-conference team selected by SEC coaches.
Georgia had seven players selected on the team. Missouri and South Carolina each had five all-SEC selections.
1-2-3-4: Alabama quarter of receivers delivering big plays
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Jerry Jeudy took a slant pass 34 yards on Alabama's first drive against Louisiana-Lafayette to set up a touchdown and Henry Ruggs III capped the Crimson Tide's second offensive possession with a 13-yard score.
Then freshman Jaylen Waddle returned a punt for another TD. Seven minutes, three Alabama receivers, three big plays on offense or special teams.
No. 1 Alabama blows past Mississippi 62-7
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Top-ranked Alabama faced a rare bit of adversity Saturday night when Mississippi's first offensive play turned into a 75-yard touchdown pass from Jordan Ta'amu to D.K. Metcalf.
The angst lasted a grand total of 11 seconds.
Alabama wasn't going to let one play shake its confidence.
Unleashing a relentless onslaught from that point forward, No. 1 Alabama buried Ole Miss 62-7 in a Southeastern Conference opener that quickly turned into a blowout.
Receivers will have big roles in Alabama-Louisville matchup
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Success for the quarterbacks in the matchup between top-ranked Alabama and Louisville will likely depend on the receivers they'll be throwing to.
The wide receivers could be the most closely watched players when the teams meet Sept. 1 in Orlando, Florida.
Alabama’s youngsters deliver on national championship stage
ATLANTA (AP) — Alabama's latest group of hotshot recruits delivered on college football's biggest stage.
And the Crimson Tide needed every big play from them.
Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa capped a second-half comeback with a 41-yard touchdown pass in overtime to fellow freshman DeVonta Smith in Monday night's 26-23 win over Georgia to give the Tide a fifth national championship in nine years.
Alabama’s Damien Harris on play-calling questions: ‘Coach Saban knows what he’s doing’
TUSCALOOSA — When the loss’ immediacy began to fade, questions were posed and consternation grew, many wondering how an Alabama offense that amassed 479 yards a game entering a winner-take-all Iron Bowl slumped so badly inside Jordan-Hare Stadium.