As many as 1,184 players will be dropped from NFL rosters over the next eight days. As the massive reduction started on Saturday, a former Alabama player and a former Auburn player were among those released.
Some changes as Alabama gets ready for opener.
Alabama or Auburn has reached the playoff or national title game seven straight years. One play here or there would’ve derailed each of those seasons.
See how some top in-state prospects performed this weekend.
Former Alabama standout Landon Collins is heading into his second NFL season with the New York Giants about 12 pounds lighter than last year.
Former Alabama star Derrick Henry has averaged 7.0 yards per carry in his first two NFL preseason games, but he remains the No. 2 running back on the Tennessee Titans’ depth chart.
Game week starts Monday as Alabama begins preparation for USC.
Former newspaper reporter Cliff Christi thinks Bart Starr might be the least talented of the 25 modern-era quarterbacks in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But that makes his rise to football immortality that much more compelling.
The NFL has fined Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jarran Reed for a roughing-the-passer penalty that occurred in the same preseason game that the former Alabama standout suffered a toe injury.