But for poor field position after the opening kickoff, Alabama would have spread the field with five wide receivers on its first offensive series. Instead, the Tide waited until its second offensive series to use the empty backfield and the no-huddle offense, surprising the Penn State defense with four completions to four different receivers en route to the Tide's first touchdown.
September 11, 2010
It's good news that Dont'a Hightower is back. Sure, Nico Johnson did a nice job of stepping up last season. Courtney Upshaw had a handful of highlight plays in 2009. Nevertheless, it's hard to ignore the rebuilding job that must be done in the linebacking corps for the Crimson Tide this spring.
March 31, 2010
Chris Jordan, Scout.com four-star running back from Brentwood, (Tenn.), Academy, ended his recruitment by committing to the University of Alabama over Clemson. Jordan becomes the third top player from the Volunteer State to commit to the Tide.
December 9, 2007
One of the top players in Tennessee made an official visit to Clemson for the Boston College game earlier this month. What is up next for the 4-star standout? Is a decision close? CUTigers.com has all the details in this recruiting update.
November 28, 2007