Recruiting Mississippi

Lamenting the one that got away is ordinarily reserved for fishing tales. But a bass that spits the hook only hurts your feelings. When a big fish gets away in the football recruiting world, it can come back to bite.
October 10, 2006

Summer Passing Drill Photos 2

Alabama football players gathered Monday afternoon for voluntary pass skel workouts. A couple of incoming freshman had already worked their way into the drills. This photo report is intended for HIGH-SPEED Internet users only. Photos may be large and load slowly.
June 26, 2006

Football Fight: Strong Safety

A rule of thumb in projecting the depth chart at a football position is to start with the returning starter. Jeffrey Dukes started Alabama's last game, the Cotton Bowl victory over Texas Tech. But it would be a stretch to say the senior strong safety is a returning starter. Alabama finished the 2005 season with a 10-2 record as the Tide closed out play with a 13-10 win in the Cotton Bowl.
May 23, 2006

2004 Crimson Tide Football Season Preview

<b>Head Coach:</b> <A HREF=[PlayerNode:1438285]>Mike Shula</A> (4-9) <br><br> <b>Last Season's Record:</b> 4-9 (2-6 SEC) <br><br> <b>Last Bowl Appearance:</b> 2001 Independence Bowl (14-13 victory over <A HREF=>Iowa State</A>) <br><br> <b>Key matchup(s):</b> Sept. 11 <A HREF=>Ole Miss</A>, ESPN2 ­ 8 PM
August 12, 2004

TheInsiders Video of Late Bama Signee

<img src=""> Alabama got a post signing day gem in safety <b>Jeffrey Dukes</b> of Northwest Community College. He is a long, athletic safety prospect that is a sure tackler and has good speed. An excellent frame and a sure tackler, Dukes could see action early in the Alabama secondary. See him in action in <b>TheInsiders Video</b>.
July 19, 2004

Bama Adds Late Commitment

The University of Alabama has received a late commitment from free safety, <B>Jeffery Dukes</B>, of Northwest Mississippi Community College.
July 14, 2004