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    Chris Stewart gives his take on Florida and Alabama Video included

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    Chris Stewart from the Crimson Tide Sports Network joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
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    BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom Video included

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    You probably don't know Henry Swann. He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the fictional character Alabama Tom.
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    Bama preparing for Florida's new offense Video included

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    Nick Saban said what all the fans are thinking."Games like this, players really get excited," Saban said. "If they don't, they don't understand Alabama football and they don't understand playing in the SEC." More>>

    Hear Nick Saban's full Florida press conference Video included

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    The Tide will host Florida this Saturday at 2:30 p.m. More>>

    Auburn & Bama still ranked in the top five

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    South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15. More>>

    Sims leads No. 3 Alabama past Southern Miss Video included

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    Blake Sims passed for two touchdowns and rushed for a third in three quarters and might have staked his claim as No. 3 Alabama's undisputed starting quarterback in a 52-12 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday night. More>>

    UAB beats Alabama A&M on Vinson's 5 TDs Video included

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    D.J. Vinson ran for a career-high five touchdowns to lift UAB to a 41-14 victory over Alabama AM on Saturday.
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    Buddy Anderson breaks state record Video included

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    “Records are made to be broken,” said Buddy Anderson after becoming the winningest high school head coach in Alabama. More>>

    TOUCHDOWN FRIDAY: Week 4 Video included

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    Check out the video player above for highlights from games across central Alabama. More>>

    Game of the Week: Spain Park vs Tuscaloosa County High School Video included

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    The Alabama's 13 Game of the Week, Spain Park vs Tuscaloosa County. More>>

    Sizing up Southern Miss Video included

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    We've all been making fun of the situation all week. Alabama gets to line up for another easy home game. Last week, it was Florida Atlantic. This week, it's Southern Miss.
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    BLOG: Top 10 college football games of week three

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    A list of the top games to watch this Saturday...  More>>

    Samford wins home opener over Stillman Video included

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    Samford defeated Stillman in their home opener, 52-0. It's the first shutout for Samford Football since 2009. More>>

    What Plays a Factor in Recruiting in Alabama? Andrew Bone from Rivals Shares His Thoughts Video included

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    The Alabama's 13 Game of the Week, Spain Park at Tuscaloosa County. Both teams are undefeated, which means the players are catching the eyes of College Recruits.
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    Meet the Tuscaloosa County High School Cheerleaders Video included

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    The Alabama's 13 Game of the Week, Spain Park vs Tuscaloosa County. It's a 7a Conference match-up for the two undefeated teams. Tuscaloosa County is coming off a impressive come from behind win over Hewitt Trussville. After being behind 21-6, the Wildcast managed to pull off a 28-21 win. Both schools are among the eight in our area that are now listed as 7A.Something Tuscaloosa County Head Coach Lee Gisbon saysis a great opportunity for his players to be a part off. To help us get ready for F... More>>

    Birmingham soon to be home to new professional football team

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    The North American Football League plans to kick of its inaugural season with eight teams including Birmingham Freedom. The league wants to expand to 16 during its first four years.
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    Tailgating Tips: Grilling the Perfect Burger Video included

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    When it comes to tailgating for a football game you can expect the basics on the menu, hamburgers and hotdogs. But there are tips to getting them grilled to perfection without missing out on Gameday.
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    Joe Dean Jr. talks BSC Athletics; gives thoughts on Pearl and Grant Video included

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    Birmingham Southern A.D. Joe Dean Jr. joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
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    Bart Starr recovering from a mild stroke

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    Former Alabama and Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr is recovering from a mild stroke.
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    Eubank is Samford's "unquestioned leader" Video included

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    Michael Eubank is the new quarterback for the Samford University Bulldogs. While he does have some big shoes to fill, replacing last year's Southern Conference offensive player of the year in Andy Summerlin, Eubank's resume is impressive.
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    The relationship between Sims and Coker Video included

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    In Nick Saban's opening statement on Monday, he pointed out the positives about the Tide's quarterback competition."When Jake Coker threw a touchdown pass, who was the first guy to go jump up, give him a congratulations, and hug, and all that? It was Blake Sims," Saban said. More>>

    Former Auburn DB Zach Gilbert breaks down Auburn's defense on Alabama Tonight Video included

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    Former Auburn defensive back Zach Gilbert joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight More>>

    Artis-Payne emerging as Auburn's lead back Video included

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    When Tre Mason left for the NFL, the Auburn running game had to find a way to replace 1,800 yards and 23 touchdowns, that the Heisman Trophy finalist produced in 2013.
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    Saban: Focus on the tree, not the shadow Video included

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    This week, it's another not-so-exciting opponent for the Crimson Tide: Southern Miss. The same team that has a 2-12 record in their last fourteen games. More>>

    BURGER BYTES: Atlanta Braves Pink Backpacks Video included

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    Relief pitchers are a rare breed. They're tough. Often times, they're taking the mound in pressure-packed situations.
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    Hear Nick Saban's full Southern Miss new conference Video included

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    Alabama head coach Nick Saban met with the media today
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    PHOTOS: Alabama prepares for Southern Miss

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    #2 Alabama is (2-0) and a huge favorite this weekend against Southern Miss.
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    Patrick’s take: College Football Week 2

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    A breakdown of the Top 10 and a look at the Heisman race.
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    Bama drops to #3, Auburn #5 in AP Poll

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    After impressive performances in two of the young season's most attractive non-conference showdowns, Oregon jumps to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll behind No. 1 Florida State - and ahead of No. 3 Alabama.
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    PHOTOS: Auburn hammers San Jose State

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    A Saturday of football on the Plains. More>>

    Auburn runs past San Jose St., 59-13 Video included

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    Cameron Artis-Payne ran for three touchdowns, all in the first half, and No. 5 Auburn used a dominant ground game to beat San Jose State 59-13 on Saturday night.Auburn (2-0) had six touchdowns and 358 yards on the ground, including 112 from Artis-Payne. Quarterback Nick Marshall, making his first start of the season, ran for 103 yards, including a 27-yard touchdown on his final drive late in the third quarter.Artis-Payne, a senior, had his first career game with more than one touchdown for t... More>>

    BSC drops OT heartbreaker to LaGrange, 34-28 Video included

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    After tying the game 28-28 with 1:14 left to send the game to overtime, the Birmingham-Southern football team lost its season opener in overtime, 34-28, Saturday evening to LaGrange on Battle Field at Panther Stadium.The game was the first-ever night game at Panther Stadium and had a sellout crowd of over 2,400 fans in attendance.BSC and LaGrange traded touchdowns in the first quarter, with BSC sophomore tailback Samir Usman scoring first, and sophomore Jay Williams connecting on the extra po... More>>

    JSU Wins in OT at Chattanooga

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    Jacksonville State needed overtime to give John Grass his first win as its head coach.Quarterback Eli Jenkins sprinted 13 yards for a touchdown to lift the ninth-ranked Gamecocks (1-1) to a 26-23 overtime victory over No. 13 Chattanooga before a crowd of 14,285 at Finley Stadium Saturday night. The win was Jacksonville State's sixth over the Moccasins in the last seven meetings.At halftime, the Moccasins had more touchdowns (2) than first downs (0) after Dee Virgin intercepted Jenkins and ret... More>>

    TOUCHDOWN FRIDAY: Week 3 Video included

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    Check out the video player above for highlights from this week's high school football games across central Alabama, including: Vestavia vs. Oak Mountain, Mountain Brook vs. Hoover, Northridge vs. McAdory, Walker vs. John Carroll, Corner vs. Fairfield, Munford vs. Leeds, Pleasant Grove vs. Ramsay, and Valley vs. Oxford. More>>

    Sights of Touchdown Friday Week 3

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    Photos from week three of the high school football season.
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    Game of the Week: Vestavia Hills vs. Oak Mountain Video included

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    The Alabama's 13 Game of the Week, Vestavia Hills vs Oak Mountain. It's a7a Region 3 match up. More>>

    UAB looking to pull off the upset

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    Remember last season with the Auburn Tigers? Their slogan was: "It's a new day." Well, that may apply to the UAB Blazers. More>>

    Auburn's Williams is an instant impact player Video included

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    Williams lived up to the hype in his Auburn debut last week nine catches, 154 yards and a touchdown.
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    AHSAA Football Scores: September 4th

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    This is a list of reported scores from high school football games on Thursday, September 4th. More>>

    Lawyer: Florida State investigating Jameis Winston

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    An attorney says Florida State is investigating the sexual assault case involving Jameis Winston in an effort to determine if the Seminoles quarterback violated the student code of conduct policy.
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    BLOG: Top 10 college football games to watch this week

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    I'll be honest; it wasn't easy picking 10 games to watch this weekend, but here you go... More>>

    UAB Athletics Director, Brian Mackin Talks About the Directions of Athletics for the Blazers Video included

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    You can feel the excitement around the Birmingham area. Fans and players are excited about new Head Coach Bill Clark. More>>

    Tailgating Tips: Which is Better, Gas or Charcoal? Video included

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    It's almost goes right along with wearing team colors, tailgating. But when it comes to grilling burgers and dogs, what's the best way to get the heat going on your grill?Van from Bob Sykes BBQsuggest always using charcoal when possible. Sykes says the charcoal adds a taste to the burgers that fits tailgating, but gas has it's advantages as well.He also suggest adding wood chips to the grill to bring out the flavor in the meat. But now days there are so many different types to chose from how ... More>>

    Auburn finds ways to improve Video included

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    The Auburn Tigers continued game planning for this Saturday's six o'clock kick against San Jose State. Auburn responded well in its week one match-up with Arkansas, but they did not play a perfect 60 minutes of football.
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    Terry Henley talks Auburn rushing attack on Alabama Tonight Video included

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    Former Auburn running back Terry Henley joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight to discuss Auburn's running game More>>

    Fowler's production might not show up in stats Video included

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    I bet you've heard this sports cliché about a millions times: Numbers never lie. Well, the numbers lie in this case when it comes to Alabama fullback Jalston Fowler. More>>

    Auburn takes advantage of halftime adjustments Video included

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    Quarterback Jeremy Johnson led Auburn to 21 first half points against Arkansas in the season opener.
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    Patrick’s take: College Football Week 1

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    This weeks top 10, playoff projections, and Heisman watch...
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    Hear Gus Malzahn's full press conference Video included

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    Gus Malzahn talks San Jose State
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    Tide and Tigers remain in top 5 of the Coaches Poll

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    Alabama and Auburn both ranked in the top 5
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    Saban wants his team to take FAU seriously Video included

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    Alabama went to the Georgia Dome and left with a victory over West Virginia. Now Bama fans get to watch their team play Florida Atlantic. More>>

    BURGER BYTES: Don't call Samford's trainers water boys Video included

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    Samford University's football athletic trainers get to practice early and get started on their duties.
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    Eli Gold Gives His Take On The Quarterback Battle at Alabama Video included

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    The Alabama Football Team is coming off a (33-23) win over West Virginia. One man who had what some will say is the best seat in the house for the game, Eli Gold. Gold has been the voice of the Tide since 1988. He was at the Georgia Dome on Saturday as the Tide managed to pull off a win in what some called a close game. Gold stopped by Alabama Tonight to give his insight on how the Tide looks for the 2014 season. The big question that remains for the Tide, will the starting Quarterback be Bl... More>>

    Hear Nick Saban's full press conference Video included

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    Nick Saban updates injuries, and talks quarterbacks.
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    Clark turning attention towards Mississippi State Video included

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    The Blazers opened the Bill Clark era with a 48-10 win over rival Troy. More>>

    PHOTOS: Alabama tops West Virginia

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    Click through the slideshow above for pictures of Alabama's 33-23 victory of the West Virginia Mountaineers in the Georgia Dome. Related: Nick Saban post game press conference More>>

    Marshall, Johnson, No. 6 Auburn top Arkansas Video included

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    Jeremy Johnson passed for 243 yards and two touchdowns in the first half and Nick Marshall returned from suspension with a 19-yard scoring run to lift No. 6 Auburn to a 45-21 opening victory over Arkansas.
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    Boykin's 3 TDs lead TCU past Samford

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    Trevone Boykin passed for two touchdowns and ran for a third, leading TCU to a 48-14 victory over FCS Samford in the season opener for both teams on Saturday. More>>

    UAB blows past Troy Video included

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    Cody Clements passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, while Jordan Howard rushed for two more in helping UAB beat Troy University 48-10 on Saturday. More>>

    Sims starts, Alabama beats WVU Video included

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    Blake Sims got plenty of help from Amari Cooper, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry, and the second-ranked Crimson Tide held off West Virginia 33-23 Saturday. More>>

    Tide & Tigers kickoff today... here's a video to get you ready Video included

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    It's almost time for the Tide and Tigers to kickoff the 2014 season. More>>

    Saban: "Just let them develop, please." Video included

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    We all know Nick Saban has no problem correcting his players. He also has no problem correcting the media, if he feels like we are doing something wrong.
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    Touchdown Friday Week 2 Video included

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     Touchdown Friday week 2 highlights More>>

    Sights of Touchdown Friday Week 2

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    Week two of high school football is in the books.
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    Game of the Week: Minor vs Clay Chalkville Video included

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    Clay Chalkville is coming off one of it's biggest games ever. Last Friday they took on Niceville (fl) and beat them by three touchdowns. More>>

    Arkansas looks to control the clock Video included

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    With Bret Bielema as the head coach at Arkansas, you know you're going to get a power running game from the Hogs. Last season, Arkansas averaged 209 yards per game on the ground, good enough for 21st in the country
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    Auburn's Coleman and Whitaker inspire others Video included

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    Auburn defensive lineman Jeffrey Whitaker has been sidelined with injuries for nearly two years. The fifth-year senior will be taking his first snap as starter in the season opener against Arkansas on Saturday.
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    AHSAA Scores: Thursday, August 28th Video included

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    Here is a list of reported high school football scores from Thursday, August 28th.
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    Tyler Watts breaks down the Alabama quarterback battle Video included

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    It's almost game day and Nick Saban still hasn't named a starting quarterback for Saturday's 2:30 kickoff against West Virginia.
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    Game of the Week: Meet the Clay Chalkville Cheerleaders Video included

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    This weeks game of the week, Minor vs Clay Chalkville. The Clay Chalkville Cheerleaders stopped by Alabama Tonight to get us ready for Friday night's game.
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    Who Are the Big High School Recruits in the State? Andrew Bone from Rivals Stopped By To Fill Us In Video included

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    Each week Alabama Tonight features a High School Game of the Week. this weeks game, Minor vs Clay-Chalkville. Andrew Bone from Rivals.com stopped by to tell us the top recruits to watch in the game.
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    BLOG: Top 10 college football games to watch this week Video included

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    It's back! College football has finally returned! More>>

    Rob Pate & Jack Crowe talk Auburn Football Video included

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    Former Auburn safety Rob Pate and former Auburn offensive coordinator Jack Crowe joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight More>>

    PigSkin Chicks talk tailgating on Alabama Tonight Video included

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    there is a new group of football fans making their name in the sec, Pigskin Chicks. With the name you can imagine who they want to talk to - the female football fan.  More>>

    Landon Collins "A Special Teams Demon" Video included

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    A demon on special teams! Pretty intense praise from the head coach and for good reason. More>>

    Who will get the start against West Virginia? Jacob Coker or Blake Sims? Video included

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    Everyone is talking about Bama's starting quarterback job...
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    David Crane talks Blazers on Alabama Tonight Video included

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    Voice of the Blazers, David Crane joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight... More>>

    Johnson will start for Auburn, Marshall will play Video included

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    Gus Malzahn confirmed Tuesday that Jeremy Johnson will be his starting quarterback for the season opener against Arkansas on Saturday. But Nick Marshall will play. The question is when, and how many reps. Malzahn was asked that question too, and he answered it the same way every time.
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    Gus Malzahn talks about Arkansas Video included

    Gus Malzahn addresses the press during his first press conference of the 2014 season. Gus Malzahn addresses the press during his first press conference of the 2014 season.
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    Gus Malzahn's full press conference
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    Alabama Tonight dives in to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

    Patrick Pierce, Tom Annino, Donnette Hulsey and Todd Eagle take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Patrick Pierce, Tom Annino, Donnette Hulsey and Todd Eagle take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
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    The Alabama Tonight crew dove into a craze that's producing viral videos and money for Lou Gehrig's Disease research. More>>

    The Bell Center's Tailgate Challenge Takes Place This Weekend Video included

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    The Bell Center's Tailgate Challenge kicks off the football season this weekend. More>>

    Tony Stewart skips 3rd race after Ward's death

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    Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.
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    Eli Jenkins among JSU's Quarterbacks Video included

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    Jacksonville State doesn't have a shortage when it comes to quarterbacks. Among them, Redshirt Sophomore Eli Jenkins. Jenkins was a freshman All-American, and a preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference selection. The 20 year old sat down with Don Hawes to talk about this season and his hopes to start in the season opener against Michigan State on August 29th. More>>

    Alabama Tonight heads to JSU Video included

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    New Head Coach John Grass is ready to get the season. The Gamecocks are picked to win the OVC this season.The Gamecocks went 11-4 for their best season since 1992 in coach Bill Clark's only year, setting 49 school records, 13 OVC records and three NCAA records. Clark left for UAB and Grass was moved from Offensive Coordinator to Head Coach. Grass sat down with Don Hawes to talk about the upcoming season. More>>

    "The Storm and the Tide" is out Today Video included

    Lars Anderson's book, "The Storm and the Tide" is now available. Lars Anderson's book, "The Storm and the Tide" is now available.
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    "The Storm and the Tide" shows how the 2011 Crimson Tide football team helped the people of Tuscaloosa rebuild after storms destroyed their town. More>>

    Inside the Weight Room with Birmingham Southern Video included

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    The Birmingham Southern Football team is back to work preparing to host Lagrange on September 6th for the season opener. Before they get on the field, they have to undergo conditioning test in the weight room. Sports Photographer Michael Tartt takes us inside the weight room to see what that is like. More>>

    Alabama Tonight Heads to Birmingham Southern Video included

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    Alabama Tonight is stopping by local colleges as they prepare for the 2014 season. One stop took us to Birmingham Southern. The Panthers open the season on September 6th at home against Lagrange. Head Coach Eddie Garfinkle sat down with Don Hawes to talk about preparing for the season. More>>

    Burger Byte with Cheese: full Scott Moore's coaching impressions Video included

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    Click on the video player above to see Kyle Burger's full interview with coaching and celebrity impressionist Scott Moore. More>>

    Saturday's AHSAA baseball & softball wrap-up Video included

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    Click here for highlights and reaction from the final day of the AHSAA baseball and softball state tournaments.
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    Lutzenkirchen talks Auburn football & Gene Chizik

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    Former Auburn tight end Philip Lutzenkirchen was a guest at Jason Dufner's Celebrity Golf Tournament. More>>

    Sights and Sounds from Alabama's first full week of spring practice

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    Alabama completed their fourth workout of the spring on Friday...
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    Auburn Spring Sights and Sounds

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    The defending SEC Champions are back on the practice field... More>>

    Auburn men's golf enjoying a strong season

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    In this week's edition of Tee Time, I sat down with Auburn men's golf head coach Nick Clinard. More>>

    BURGER BYTES: The Star-Spangled Preacher Video included

    Mishael Miller singing the national anthem Mishael Miller singing the national anthem
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    The tradition of Mishael Miller singing the national anthem at every Baltimore Ravens football game began during the franchise's inaugural game in 1996. More>>

    BURGER BYTES: Eli Gold Narrates My Life

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    What would it sound like if one of the most most recognizable voices in all of sports broadcasting gave a play-by-play of everyday activities in daily living?
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    Canada takes down Team USA in men's semifinals

    Canada wins 1-0 over the U.S. to advance to the gold-medal game...
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    Hockey 101: Basic Rules of the Game

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    The United States hockey team has its sight set on the gold medal. More>>

    Team USA cruises into hockey semifinals

    U.S. men's hockey topples Czech Republic More>>

    American Alex Deibold earns unexpected bronze

    American Alex Deibold earns bronze medal in snowboard cross...
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    David Wise soared through sleet and snow and ended up with gold...
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    Davis and White take home historic gold for U.S.

    Meryl Davis and Charlie White won the gold medal in ice dance Monday, the first Olympic title in the event for the United States.
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    Party for the USA: Men's hockey rolls

    Men's hockey rolls Slovakia in Sochi Olympics opener
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    An Olympic first: Tie for gold in downhill

    For the first time in Olympic history two gold medals will be awarded in an event after the Slovenian and Swiss finished with identical times in the Sochi women's downhill.
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    Shani Davis finishes eighth, Stefan Groothuis wins gold

    Shani Davis, the 2006 and 2010 Olympic 1000m speed skating champion, finished eighth in Wednesday's 1000m final at Adler Arena, which was won by Stefan Groothuis of The Netherlands.
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    Shaun White's Olympic reign ends, finishes 4th

    Shaun White entered Tuesday's halfpipe contest as the odds-on favorite for a third straight gold medal, which would have made him the first American male to win three straight gold medals. More>>

    Craziest falls, crashes and wipeouts from Sochi

    It turns out when you combine sports with ice, or snow, occasionally the end result is a wreck, crash, fall, or an extreme wipeout...
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    Two days after Bobsledder Johnny Quinn had to punch through a bathroom door after becoming trapped, he found himself stuck again -- this time in an elevator. More>>

    What happened during Day 1 of the 2014 Sochi Games? Check out the recap here:
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    Hoover Chasing History in Title Game

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    The key number for Hoover High School's football team is 30.The Bucs have won a school-record 29 games in a row. But one more win, and the Bucs would earn back-to-back class 6A state championships and back-to-back 15-0 seasons for the first time ever.
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    Nordic skier Todd Lodwick was chosen to carry the American flag during the opening ceremonies of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games. (PHOTO: US Ski Team) Nordic skier Todd Lodwick was chosen to carry the American flag during the opening ceremonies of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games. (PHOTO: US Ski Team)

    Six-time Olympian Todd Lodwick will carry the American flag in this year's Sochi Games opening ceremony. More>>

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    • Chris Stewart gives his take on Florida and Alabama

      Chris Stewart gives his take on Florida and Alabama

      Monday, September 15 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-09-16 00:26:35 GMT
      Chris Stewart from the Crimson Tide Sports Network joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
      Chris Stewart from the Crimson Tide Sports Network joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
    • BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom

      BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:58:57 GMT
      You probably don't know Henry Swann. He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the fictional character Alabama Tom.
      You probably don't know Henry Swann. He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the fictional character Alabama Tom.
    • Bama preparing for Florida's new offense

      Bama preparing for Florida's new offense

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:43:07 GMT
      Nick Saban said what all the fans are thinking."Games like this, players really get excited," Saban said. "If they don't, they don't understand Alabama football and they don't understand playing in the SEC."
      Nick Saban said what all the fans are thinking."Games like this, players really get excited," Saban said. "If they don't, they don't understand Alabama football and they don't understand playing in the SEC."
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    • Auburn & Bama still ranked in the top five

      Auburn & Bama still ranked in the top five

      Sunday, September 14 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-09-15 03:20:19 GMT
      South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15.
      South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15.
    • Former Auburn DB Zach Gilbert breaks down Auburn's defense on Alabama Tonight

      Former Auburn DB Zach Gilbert breaks down Auburn's defense on Alabama Tonight

      Tuesday, September 9 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-09-10 03:27:49 GMT
      Former Auburn defensive back Zach Gilbert joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
      Former Auburn defensive back Zach Gilbert joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
    • Artis-Payne emerging as Auburn's lead back

      Artis-Payne emerging as Auburn's lead back

      Tuesday, September 9 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-09-09 23:34:19 GMT
      When Tre Mason left for the NFL, the Auburn running game had to find a way to replace 1,800 yards and 23 touchdowns, that the Heisman Trophy finalist produced in 2013.
      When Tre Mason left for the NFL, the Auburn running game had to find a way to replace 1,800 yards and 23 touchdowns, that the Heisman Trophy finalist produced in 2013.
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    • Chris Stewart gives his take on Florida and Alabama

      Chris Stewart gives his take on Florida and Alabama

      Monday, September 15 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-09-16 00:26:35 GMT
      Chris Stewart from the Crimson Tide Sports Network joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
      Chris Stewart from the Crimson Tide Sports Network joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
    • BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom

      BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:58:57 GMT
      You probably don't know Henry Swann. He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the fictional character Alabama Tom.
      You probably don't know Henry Swann. He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the fictional character Alabama Tom.
    • Bama preparing for Florida's new offense

      Bama preparing for Florida's new offense

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:43:07 GMT
      Nick Saban said what all the fans are thinking."Games like this, players really get excited," Saban said. "If they don't, they don't understand Alabama football and they don't understand playing in the SEC."
      Nick Saban said what all the fans are thinking."Games like this, players really get excited," Saban said. "If they don't, they don't understand Alabama football and they don't understand playing in the SEC."
    • BaseballMore>>

    • Papelbon suspended 7 games by MLB

      Papelbon suspended 7 games by MLB

      Monday, September 15 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:31:37 GMT
      Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has been suspended seven games and fined by Major League Baseball for making a lewd gesture and then bumping an umpire.
      Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon was suspended seven games and fined Monday night by Major League Baseball for making a lewd gesture and then bumping an umpire.
    • Mets' deGrom ties MLB record with 8 Ks at start

      Mets' deGrom ties MLB record with 8 Ks at start

      Monday, September 15 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-09-16 00:31:57 GMT
      Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom has tied a major league record by striking out his first eight batters.
      Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom has tied a major league record by striking out his first eight batters.
    • Tanaka 5 scoreless innings in instructional league

      Tanaka 5 scoreless innings in instructional league

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:11:19 GMT
      Masahiro Tanaka pitched five scoreless innings against minor leaguers in an instructional league simulated game Monday, perhaps the final step before the injured Japanese pitcher rejoins the New York Yankees.
      Masahiro Tanaka pitched five scoreless innings against minor leaguers in an instructional league simulated game Monday, perhaps the final step before the injured Japanese pitcher rejoins the New York Yankees.
    • BasketballMore>>

    • US basketball reigns in Spain, awaits Rio Olympics

      US basketball reigns in Spain, awaits Rio Olympics

      Monday, September 15 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:51:20 GMT
      It feels like so long ago, though it's been only a decade.
      It feels like so long ago, though it's been only a decade.
    • USA wins basketball worlds, 129-92 over Serbia

      USA wins basketball worlds, 129-92 over Serbia

      Sunday, September 14 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-09-14 22:51:02 GMT
      Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.
      With golden confetti raining on their heads and "Party in the U.S.A" ringing in their ears, it must have been hard for the U.S. basketball players to hear anything.
    • Hawks apologize for racially charged comments

      Hawks apologize for racially charged comments

      Sunday, September 14 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-09-14 19:20:34 GMT
      The Atlanta Hawks have released an open letter of apology to the team, fans and city of Atlanta, saying the organization "did not do the right thing" to correct racially inflammatory words and innuendos.
      The Atlanta Hawks released an open letter of apology to fans and city of Atlanta on Saturday, saying the organization "did not do the right thing" to correct racially inflammatory words and innuendos "over a period of years."
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