Tide Backup QB Quits

As if there wasn't already enough pressure on quarterback John Parker Wilson in his first year's as Alabama's starting quarterback, today's announcement that backup Marc Guillon decided to leaves the team makes Wilson the only Alabama player with significant playing experience under center.
October 10, 2006

Shula Plans Lots of Scrimmage Work

Members of the Tuscaloosa County chapter of the Alabama Alumni Association met at Bryant-Denny Stadium Thursday night to hear Crimson Tide Head Coach Mike Shula speak and to catch a glimpse of the brand new audio visuals coming to the stadium this fall.
August 3, 2006

Quarterback Challenge Possible

The quarterback position was not high on the list of expectant battles during Alabama's spring training, but at Saturday's scrimmage at Bryant-Denny Stadium it will be one of the more intriguing positions to watch.
March 10, 2006

Springs Stats Tell a Story

Gauging a player or group of players on the basis of one spring game can be dangerous because it is very easy for coaches to stack the deck in favor of one group or another by limiting what schemes can be used or by matching up different offensive and defensive units.
March 25, 2005

Guillon Will Press On

Marc Guillon was in a no-lose situation in Alabama's 2004 spring football game. This year he made a pressure pass for the winning score in the annual A-Day Game to give the White squad (made up of second team players) a 20-18 come-from-behind win over the Crimson.
March 22, 2005

A-Day Light on Injuries, White Wins

The most important thing that happened in Saturday's A-Day scrimmage at Bryant-Denny Stadium is something that didn't happen – injuries. There were no awkward dread-filled silences followed by polite applause as a player was helped off the field, and that was much more important than the ‘White' squad's come-from-behind win.
March 19, 2005

Nice Day For Guillon

No one is giving Marc Guillon a battlefield promotion, but the junior quarterback had his best day in many months Saturday in a scrimmage at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Brodie Croyle wasn't playing and John Parker Wilson did not have his best day, but everyone agreed it was a nice outing for Guillon.
March 5, 2005