Brian Kelly has Notre Dame in the national title picture in his third season with the program, but he isn’t so sure the Irish will get a chance to play for all the marbles unless Alabama or Oregon slips up. With that in mind, he’s hungry for the chance to battle either of those programs, and in the meantime, he’s ensuring that his guys don’t accidentally look past weaker opponents.
The Aggies are "jacked" to take on the top-ranked Crimson Tide.
Alabama center Barrett Jones admitted Tuesday he actually has seen the forgettable ESPN movie from 2002, 'The Junction Boys.' It's about legendary Alabama coach Bear Bryant's time at Texas A&M when he held a harsh training in Junction, Texas.
For all the intense pressure of the final minutes of Alabama's 21-17 win at LSU on Saturday, Tide quarterback AJ McCarron says it wasn't any harder than the typical Thursday practice.
McCarron says he's "kind of past that LSU stuff."
He says AJ McCarron is his front-runner to win the Heisman trophy.
By Jess Nicholas, TideFans.com Editor-In-Chief Nov.7, 2012 Last week’s record: 8-0 (100.0%) Season record: 72-13 (84.7%)
Nick Saban as a Kent State defensive back. (Photo courtesy of Kent State media relations) Kent State has won eight of its nine games and had earned a bowl berth for the first time since the 1972 team went to the Tangerine Bowl.
Alabama offensive tackles will have to deal with one of the SEC's best defensive ends Saturday, Texas A&M's Damontre Moore.