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Alabama Football Academics among Best in Nation

Alabama’s top-seeded football team in the upcoming College Football Playoff Semifinal in the Sugar Bowl is one of the nation’s top academic programs as well.

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AL.com’s 2014 All-SEC team includes 7 from Alabama, 2 from Auburn

Four Alabama players and one from Auburn are unanimous choices. Nick Saban chosen as Coach of the Year.

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AL.com postseason college football picks: Alabama-Ohio State, Auburn-Wisconsin and everything else

We’ve got picks for all 38 postseason matchups.

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Live at 9 with Roy S. Johnson: How Auburn’s JUCO strategy may help it own the state again

Former McGill-Toolen quarterback Jason Smith passes during a 2012 practice. (G.M. Andrews/File) Wesley Sinor | wsinor@al.com  “Own” is a hot-button word, I know. Especially when it comes to the greatest rivalry in sports, our very own and very spirited one…

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Hollis picks: South Alabama’s UAB hire could make difference against Bowling Green

In its sixth season of competition and third at the FBS level, South Alabama finds itself playing in the Camellia Bowl Saturday night in Montgomery, its first bowl trip in program history.

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Bowl predictions: Kickoff times, TV listings and projected winners in 2014-15 college football bowl games

Bowl season kicks off with five games Saturday and ends Jan. 12 with the College Football Playoff championship game.

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How has Alabama fared in the Sugar Bowl through the years?

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — When Alabama meets Ohio State in the Jan. 1 semifinal game of the inaugural college football playoffs, it will be the 15th time the Crimson Tide has played in the Sugar Bowl. Through the years, Alabama has a…

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Alabama track and field player charged with possession of cocaine, marijuana wax; police seize $3,000 from dorm room

Jonathan Marino, a freshman track and field player at the University of Alabama, was arrested earlier this month after a narcotics task force found cocaine, marijuana wax and $3,000 cash in his dorm room.

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Basketball preview: Alabama vs. Stillman

Alabama hosts Stillman on Friday

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Alabama players get first look at Ohio State QB Cardale Jones, other Buckeye stars

The Buckeyes somewhat resemble one of the top SEC offenses, one Alabama player said.

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