The Alabama football team 105-man roster was released on Monday with the surprises, kept to a minimum. There was no Mike Ford, as was predicted, and DJ Hall's spot on the roster was secure, as Tide Head Coach Mike Shula had indicated all summer.
August 7, 2006
Alabama football players meeting Thursday afternoon with sportswriters for a little summer update made it clear that they are not medical experts. But the teammates of Tyrone Prothro seem to think that he will not be back in uniform this season, and that he will return in 2007.
July 6, 2006
Halftime's version of Yea Alabama! was more than the mundane version of many springs. It followed a standing ovation for Alabama receiver Tyrone Prothro, who was on the field to receive a $100,000 check on behalf of UA's general scholarship fund for his game-changing performances of 2005.
April 1, 2006
Mother Nature doesn't appear in a hurry for spring to arrive - with rain and temperatures in the low 40s in Tuscaloosa - but everyone else is, including Alabama Head Coach Mike Shula. Shula met with the Media on Monday to discuss spring training, which starts Friday [with forecasted temperatures in the more acceptable 60-degree range].
February 20, 2006