Empty Backfield Opened Up Field

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

Jordan Likes Big Games, Big Plays

Chris Jordan excited Alabama fans in the season opening victory over San Jose State. And the Crimson Tide fans in Bryant-Denny Stadium excited him.
September 8, 2010

Jordan Working To Fill Opening

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

"He's just athletically very gifted"

Chris Jordan has faxed his letter of intent to the University of Alabama. Jordan and his high school coach give Scout.com a signing day story.
February 6, 2008

Chris Jordan Talks In-Depth of Decision

Chris Jordan, Scout.com four-star running back from Brentwood, (Tenn.), Academy, helped propel Alabama into the top five national recruiting rankings when he committed to the Tide. Jordan talks in-depth about his decision.
December 10, 2007

Alabama Lands Four-Star Commitment

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

Tigers Even with Alabama for 4-Star

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

Alabama Impresses Four-Star Running Back

Chris Jordan, Scout.com four-star running back from Brentwood (Tenn.) Academy, attended his first game in Tuscaloosa Saturday and was impressed with the Tide's victory over the Arkansas Razorbacks.
September 16, 2007