Nic Luke Transferring

Rising Alabama sophomore fullback Nic Luke has been granted a release from his football scholarship, and will not be among the Crimson Tide football squad when players report on August 9, Crimson Tide Coach Mike Shula announced.
May 26, 2004

Photo report: First week ends

Saturday's session was the fifth of the spring for Alabama, finishing the first week of spring drills.
March 1, 2004

Tide Will Rehearse Friday

Alabama's football team will have something of a rehearsal Friday as Coach Mike Shula takes the Crimson Tide to Bryant-Denny Stadium for a mock game. It is not a game or even a scrimmage. Instead it is a partly instruction on game-day aspects (where the players will go for pre-game warm-ups, sidelines organization for players and coaches, etc., and partly practice of special situations, such as the punt after a safety and some other special situations, many of them relative to the kicking game.
August 21, 2003

Records fall at Night of Champions

Despite precious little publicity, better than 1,000 Crimson Tide fans traveled to Coleman Coliseum on the Alabama campus to watch the third annual Night of Champions. <br><br>Scores of personal bests were set, including two program records, as select members of the football squad put on a weight-lifting exhibition.
February 28, 2003

Redshirt freshmen get stronger

Every true freshman but two took a redshirt last season, concentrating on lifting and conditioning while also practicing with the varsity athletes. <br><br>To a man, they've all made significant progress and are anxious for a chance to contribute.
February 11, 2003