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I liked it better before we knew that the correct pronunciation of Brian Daboll actually rhymes with table. From an offensive standpoint, Alabama football was built on running the ball. Sure, we had some great passers through the years. Harry Gilmer, Joe Namath, Kenny Stabler, & Scott Hunter to name a few, and we won

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The Colorado State game was a landmark event for me on a personal level. Ever since my son was born, I’ve been anxious to take him to his first Bama football game.  Not that I haven’t also wanted to take his twin sister, but let’s just say that her personality doesn’t necessarily lend itself to

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Ever heard Nick Saban describe his team as ‘scrappy’? In his post-game interview on the field with Tom Rinaldi, Coach Saban employed this term to describe his defense. Scrappy? Scrappy is the three star recruit that has to walk on at Alabama. Scrappy is the overachiever that didn’t get any D-1 offers. Scrappy is ‘Rudy’.

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An iconic line from one of the most iconic movies ever made. You know those ‘security questions’ we are invariably required to set up on whatever website / account?  At the risk of getting hacked, when the question asks ‘What’s your favorite movie?’, my answer is always ‘Rocky‘. Ok, I’ll admit it’s a lot shorter

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