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Former Alabama star Christion Jones ‘looks better than ever’ heading into NFL opportunity

“Honestly, he looks good enough that he should be on a 53-man roster right now.”

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Watch star newcomers Dylan Moses, Isaiah Buggs at Alabama spring practice

A look inside Alabama football practice on Tuesday afternoon.

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Alabama practice report: New OC Brian Daboll hard to miss

Alabama held its second practice this spring on Thursday.

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Alabama lineman knows it’s weird, but he really likes running

Bradley Bozeman isn’t a sprinter, but doesn’t mind a little running.

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Landon Collins gets chance to pick off Brett Favre

When Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre threw his final NFL pass, New York Giants safety Landon Collins was a junior at Dutchtown High School in Geismar, Louisiana. But this week, the former Alabama star got the chance to “intercept” a pass thrown by Favre.

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Ole Miss’ Hugh Freeze on Dan Werner to Alabama: ‘I hate that it’s in the SEC West’

Ole Miss coach said he’s not worried about an advantage for Alabama and Nick Saban after the hiring of former Rebels offensive coordinator.

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AL.com All-Access: Why do you love it when Nick Saban rants?

The Alabama coach set a new record for earliest rant of the season on the first day of spring practice. Some of you were thrilled to see him in midseason form. Why?

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Explaining the summer camp rule proposal Nick Saban ranted about

Alabama coach Nick Saban launched into a rant Tuesday. Among the topics he raised issue with was a rule proposal that would prevent high school coaches from working summer camps. AL.com takes an in-depth look at the proposal, which is supported by many of Saban’s peers.

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Here’s what happened when I told Julio Jones he played for the Patriots

Sometimes you misspeak, and sometimes you misspeak so badly you want to crawl into a cave of shame and cry and pull your hair out and binge eat rocky road ice cream and heavily sedate yourself with a tranquilizer gun designed for elephants. It happened to me Wednesday.

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David Robertson closes out United States’ World Baseball Classic championship

Former Alabama pitcher David Robertson will be returning to the Chicago White Sox spring-training camp in Glendale, Arizona, after getting the final three outs for the United States in the World Baseball Classic Championship game on Wednesday night.

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