Tuscaloosa, Alabama Sports News

3 from Alabama, 1 from Auburn among early NFL cuts

Mon, August 31, 2015

In Cincinnati's first 2015 preseason game on Aug. 14, middle linebacker Nico Johnson made nine tackles in the Bengals' 23-10 victory over the New York Giants. He tops the team with 15 tackles through three preseason games. But on Monday, Johnson was one of the 274 players on the wrong side of the NFL's transactions as Cincinnati waived the former Andalusia High School and Alabama Crimson Tide standout.

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Why Nick Saban is 'confident' in Alabama kicker Adam Griffith

Mon, August 31, 2015

Griffith was 12 of 19 on field goals last season

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Rolando McClain gets off Dallas Cowboys' PUP list

Mon, August 31, 2015

Middle linebacker Rolando McClain returned to practice on Monday with the Dallas Cowboys. Until Monday, McClain could not practice with the NFL team during its preseason drills because he was on the physically-unable-to-perform list following offseason knee surgery.

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Ex-Alabama quarterback named Toledo's starting QB

Mon, August 31, 2015

Toledo begins its season against Stony Brook on Thursday

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Trent Richardson being released by Oakland Raiders, report says

Mon, August 31, 2015

Running back Trent Richardson will be released by the Oakland Raiders in their first round of roster cuts in preparation for the NFL season, epsn.com has reported.

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Alabama depth chart explained, analyzed and with a few disclaimers

Mon, August 31, 2015

A few extra thoughts to consider after reading Alabama's depth chart.

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Alabama practice report: QBs work on long throws, Rashaan Evans going full speed

Mon, August 31, 2015

Alabama quarterbacks worked on their long throws on Monday and the quarterback that looked best might surprise you.

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Alabama in top-8 for 5-star basketball recruit

Mon, August 31, 2015

5-star center Marques Bolden released his top-8 on Twitter Monday

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Seahawks trade ex-Alabama standout Kevin Norwood

Mon, August 31, 2015

The Seahawks selected Norwood in the fourth round of last year's NFL draft

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Alabama QB competition hasn't been frustrating, Nick Saban says

Mon, August 31, 2015

Nick Saban talks QBs in Monday news conference.

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