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Kain Colter. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of National Signing Day

The opportunity provided by a scholarship is great, but the objectification of kids isn’t.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

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Former Cubs Minor Leaguer Running For Governor Of Alabama

A former minor league baseball player-turned-businessman says he’s running for governor of Alabama as a Democrat.

12/27/2013

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Sports Verdict: Should A One-Loss Team Be In The BCS Championship Game?

With the shocking loss of Alabama to Auburn, questions again arise regarding the optimization of the BCS system. One of the primary issues up for debate: should a team with one loss be eligible for the title game?

12/05/2013

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Alabama Fan Reportedly Murders Fellow Fan After Team’s Loss

A woman charged with killing a fellow Alabama fan after the end of last weekend’s Iron Bowl football game was angry that the victim and others didn’t seem upset over the Crimson Tide’s loss to archrival Auburn, said the sister of the slain woman.

670 The Score–12/03/2013

TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 23: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide leads his team on the field to face the Chattanooga Mocs at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 23, 2013 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Iron Bowl Stakes Rarely This High For ‘Bama, Auburn

It is fitting that the Iron Bowl finally gets to play this kind of role in the SEC, and it is a shock it has not happened like this before. Since the addition of a conference championship game in the SEC in 1992, Alabama and Auburn have never been quite this good in the same season.

11/26/2013

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 26: Byron Marshall #9 of the Oregon Ducks runs against Tyler Foreman #23 of the UCLA Bruins on October 26, 2013 at the Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Week We Have All Been Waiting For

This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.

11/05/2013

TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 24: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide calls out the Auburn Tigers defense at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 24, 2012 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Alabama’s AJ McCarron Has Little More To Prove

If there is one quarterback in the country you might want leading your offense down field with the game on the line, it may be Alabama’s AJ McCarron.

10/31/2013

TUCSON, AZ - SEPTEMBER 29: Quarterback Sean Mannion #4 of the Oregon State Beavers throws a pass during the college football game against the Arizona Wildcats at Arizona Stadium on September 29, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona. The Beavers defeated the Wildcats 38-35. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Get To Know That Other Quarterback In Oregon, Sean Mannion

The Pac 12 has a few quarterbacks being talked about when discussing the Heisman Trophy this season. While Oregon’s Marcus Mariota may be considered the Heisman favorite at this point in the season, Oregon State’s Sean Mannion has been doing more than enough to stay in the running, and may be the ultimate sleeper pick this season.

10/24/2013

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Johnny Manziel of the Texas A&M University Aggies poses with the Heisman Memorial Trophy after being named the 78th Heisman Memorial Trophy Award winner at a press conference after at the Marriott Marquis on December 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Manziel Looks To Provide Signature Moment Vs Alabama

This year’s Heisman Trophy race is already off to a fast start and as you might have expected, it is quarterbacks leading the way after just two weeks of play. Here is a look at last year’s Heisman winner heading into week three of the season.

09/13/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Coach Will Have More Wins This Season? Urban Meyer Vs. Nick Saban

Both Alabama and Ohio State are regarded as monstrously strong this year. Which coach will walk away with the most wins?

08/16/2013

Nick Saban with the Coaches' Trophy. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

‘Bama No. 1 In Preseason Coaches’ Poll; Notre Dame No. 11

Alabama is No. 1 in the USA Today preseason coaches’ poll.

08/01/2013

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Suburban Man Avoids Bank Account Scam From Phone Hackers

A St. Charles man has avoided being scammed by hackers who apparently commandeered an Alabama telephone number to try to raid bank accounts nationwide.

06/03/2013

Katherine Webb, Miss Alabama and A.J. McCarron's girlfriend. (Credit: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Let’s Mock The Twitter Response To Katherine Webb

Well, during the suckfest that was Monday’s National Championship—and let us never speak of it again—much ado was made about a comely young lass that ESPN repeatedly showed because it was losing viewers with the rapidity of brain cells during a CBS sitcom.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2013

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Video: McCarron & Jones Get Into It During National Championship

(WSCR) Even as they were on their way to a national title, there was trouble in paradise for the Crimson Tide. With seven minutes to play in Monday’s National Championship game and the Crimson Tide holding […]

670 The Score–01/08/2013

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Wisch: Should The Bears Be Looking At Nick Saban?

Is Nick Saban worth a look?

CBS Chicago–01/08/2013

Brian Kelly. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Photo: SI’s Cover Sums Up National Championship Game

There’s no gentle way to put it – Notre Dame was man-handled by Alabama in Monday night’s BCS National Championship game.

670 The Score–01/08/2013

Katherine Webb, Miss Alabama and A.J. McCarron's girlfriend. (Credit: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

ESPN Shifts Focus From Game To The Girl–A.J. McCarron Girlfriend Katherine Webb

With Alabama rolling up the score on Notre Dame, what is ESPN to do to hold viewer interest?

670 The Score–01/08/2013

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Bama Bashes Notre Dame 42-14 In BCS Title Game

Alabama rolled to its second consecutive BCS championship, and third in four seasons, beating No. 1 Notre Dame 42-14 in a BCS championship game that was no classic after all.

01/07/2013

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Over/Unders: Notre Dame Vs. Alabama

Here are over/unders from The McNeil and Spiegel Show.

670 The Score–01/07/2013

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Poll: Who Will Win The National Championship Game?

It’s finally here – No. 1 Notre Dame will take on No. 2 Alabama in the BCS National Championship game tonight.

670 The Score–01/07/2013

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