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Alabama outlasts Georgia; Wins 41-24

After a shaky start, the Tide finds the momentum in the second half.

Nick Saban cleared to return to activity

  Big weekend for Bama minus thousands of fans

  Nick Saban remains asymptomatic after positive COVID-19 test

Alabama’s Nick Saban, Greg Byrne test positive for COVID-19

NCAA college basketball tourneys returning to Birmingham

Alabama comes out on top in back and forth battle against the Rebels

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No. 13 Auburn escapes with 30-28 win over Arkansas

Troy secures win in home opener against Texas State

Alabama, Ole Miss game time adjusted because of Hurricane Delta

Mac Jones, John Metchie shine in Alabama’s 52-24 win over Texas A&M

No. 7 Auburn suffers first loss of season against No. 4 Georgia

Alabama offense sails over Aggies in home opener

  VIDEO: New spaces and renovations at Bryant-Denny Stadium

Alabama head football coach Nick Saban called the new locker room, recruitment room and tunnel some of the finest spaces in the country.

Troy, South Alabama football game postponed because of COVID-19

Troy and South Alabama have agreed to postpone their scheduled football game that was set for Saturday because of COVID-19.

  Auburn Athletics photographer recounts being trampled during touchdown celebration

Shanna Lockwood was looking at the sky as Auburn celebrated a fourth-quarter touchdown last weekend.

  What will game day look like in Tuscaloosa this weekend?

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, you are probably not going to hear the roar like you normally do from Bryant-Denny Stadium this weekend as the Tide takes on Texas A&M.

Stellar Alabama execution overwhelms Missouri in season opener

Troy falls to No. 18 BYU 48-7

Nix, Williams developing a “special connection” for Auburn passing attack

No. 8 Auburn starts season with victory over No. 23 Kentucky

Montgomery restaurants and bars prepare for gameday

  Auburn University prepares for a football season unlike any other

Auburn football to honor Pat Dye with helmet stickers

Auburn’s football team will honor late coach Pat Dye with helmet stickers.

Saban proud of Alabama football program for COVID-19 response

The Alabama Football Program has no plans for any players to be sidelined this weekend due to COVID-19 after implementing a rigorous testing policy.

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey was never "ready to pull plug” on football season

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey spoke to the media Wednesday afternoon about the upcoming SEC football season, which kicks off this Saturday.

Alabama predicted to win the 2020 SEC Championship

Alabama received 77 votes while Georgia and LSU tied for second with seven votes each.

  Fans asked not to roll Auburn Oaks this football season

Auburn University has asked fans not to roll the Auburn Oaks at Toomer’s Corner this football season.

Auburn, Alabama prepare to welcome back fans

Alabama and Auburn will return to the gridiron this Saturday, but the experience will be a lot different for fans.

SEC to use new COVID-19 contact tracing technology for players

The Southeastern Conference is using a new technology to help track the spread of COVID-19 with players.

MPAC to show Alabama, Auburn football games for 2020

The Montgomery Performing Arts Centre is looking to help football fans enjoy their favorite match-ups amid restrictions on SEC game attendance.

  Troy running back BJ Smith ready for return to the gridiron

The road to recovery was a long one, but Troy running back BJ Smith never let his knee injury keep him down.

No eagle flights in Jordan-Hare stadium during Auburn’s 2020 season

With the season opener approaching, Auburn University released more details about what fans can expect for this football season.

Daniel Thomas preparing for NFL debut

Life has changed for Daniel Thomas since being drafted in the 2020 NFL draft. He packed up his things and moved to Jacksonville in July, uncertain about what would come next in his new NFL career.

  Troy season opener moved to ESPN2

The Trojans will take on Middle Tennessee on Sept. 19.

  'Players are tested 3 times a week’: Coach Nick Saban on COVID-19 cases

Saban said the team has had a minimal amount of players test positive, but they have had some. Saban said numbers may have increased when school started, but not significantly.

  Troy quarterback Gunnar Watson grows as a leader

Gunnar Watson has shown growth since being named Troy's starting quarterback.

UAB opens 2020 season with record-setting win

The win marks UAB’s 19 consecutive home win, which sets a record for the most in C-USA history.

  Alabama players and coaches march Monday for lasting social change

Hundreds of people were in the huge group that walked from Mal Moore Athletic Facility to Foster Auditorium.

College GameDay to return to ESPN this weekend

Get ready college football fans, because the “College GameDay” crew is returning this weekend.

Troy home opener game pushed to a weekend match

The Troy Trojans are on the move once again when it comes to their football schedule.

  9 Auburn players test positive for COVID-19

The team hasn’t practiced since last Tuesday, even skipping the team’s second scrimmage on Saturday.

  Central Arkansas wins college football’s first 2020 game

Central Arkansas beat Austin Peay in the Guardian Credit Union FCS Kickoff Classic.

  Fans react to first college football game during COVID-19 pandemic

The nationally televised game drew curiosity from football fans who wondered what a college game would look like in the middle of a pandemic.

  LSU football team protests through campus then meets with university officials for discussion

The LSU football team protested through campus to take a stand against racial injustices and then met with university officials and head coach Ed Orgeron.

SEC releases additional guidelines for health and safety

Institutions may adopt additional procedures and protocols consistent with their specific needs and circumstances to help protect the health and safety of all in attendance.

  Troy football season opener postponed

The Trojans will now open the season at Middle Tennessee on Sept. 19.

  ‘Like Jesse James robbing a bank’: Coach Saban on his face covering and doing the right thing

Saban said people are affected in a lot of ways by the virus and this is not just about football.

  Troy Trojans name starting quarterback

Head coach Chip Lindsey named sophomore Gunnar Watson as the starting quarterback.

Troy issues guidelines ahead of 2020 football season

The Troy Trojans have released guidelines for the six home games that will be played during the 2020 football season.

Troy releases 2020 football schedule

The Troy Trojans are releasing their line-up for the 2020 football season. The games include...

  Alabama football fans exploring new tailgating options due to COVID-19

Joyce Stallworth looked forward to tailgating with her sorority sisters and others on the University of Alabama campus. Coronavirus is interrupting that fun this year.

Auburn announces changes to stadium capacity, tailgating for 2020 football season

Auburn University has announced updated fan policies for the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Stadium capacity at 20%, no tailgating part of Alabama plan for home football games

The University of Alabama has announced fan policies for the 2020 football season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  ‘I came back for a reason’: Alabama players talk practice and COVID-19

Smith said practice and changes because of COVID-19 have been about being disciplined and staying on schedule.

  AU Head Football Coach Gus Malzahn talks COVID-19 testing

Auburn head football coach Gus Malzahn held a news conference in Auburn Monday where he said players have been tested 863 times.

Magic City Classic to be played in April 2021

The date for the Magic City Classic has been set, Alabama State University announced Monday.

  ASU golf coach appears in PGA commercial

Alabama State golf coach Quincy Heard was recently featured in the PGA’s Black Lives Matter campaign during the Championship major.

  “Are we playing or not?” Alabama RB Najee Harris’ one concern this season

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones and running back Najee Harris spoke to the media Friday on a Zoom call, the first interviews the Crimson Tide has had since last fall.

Gadsden PD: UAB football player dies after accidental shooting

Allen Merrick joined the Blazers this season and was a standout at Gadsden City High School.

Troy to play BYU in home-and-home series

The Troy Trojans have signed a home-and-home agreement to play Brigham Young University on the football field.

  Chip Lindsey Classic raising money for Troy football

The warm summer sun didn’t stop golfers from attending the annual Chip Lindsey Golf Classic at Wynlakes Golf and Country Club.

‘It bothers them to think we might not have a season’: JSU and Troy coaches on COVID-19 and football

Grass, whose Gamecocks practiced Monday, said it’s been difficult to navigate football right now because it changes daily.

Faulkner’s football season postponed

The Faulkner University Eagles won’t play football this fall.

Hole develops in Troy football schedule as UMass cancels season

The Troy Trojans were set to take on UMass in the upcoming 2020 football season, but the pandemic is now to blame for its cancellation.

  Troy Trojans open fall camp; 4 vie for QB position

Chip Lindsey is entering his second year as head coach of the Troy Trojans, and it has been a challenging summer adjusting to a new normal due to coronavirus protocols. But the return to camp on August 7 gave the Trojans a sense of normalcy ahead of an uncertain season.

Inside the new football locker rooms at Alabama, and yes, they’re nice

Alabama Football tweeted an inside look at the new locker rooms at UA Wednesday.

Reports: Sun Belt to play 12-game schedule

According to multiple sources, Sun Belt Conference schools will play a 12-game football schedule this fall.

Former Alabama AD Bill Battle in hospital with coronavirus

Battle is 78 years old, he played on Bear Bryant’s first national championship team back in 1961.

Reports: SEC to play 10-game, conference-only schedule

The report states the league approved a kickoff date of Sept. 26 with the SEC title game scheduled for Dec. 19.

Another conference moves fall sports to spring, Huntingdon affected

The USA South Athletic Conference, which includes Huntingdon College, will postpone its fall sports.

Nation’s top-ranked defensive tackle commits to Alabama

Five-start defensive tackle Damon Payne committed to play to Alabama Sunday afternoon.

Sun Belt delays start of fall competition until Sept. 3

Troy’s football team is scheduled to travel to UMASS on Sept. 12 at this time.

AUM fall sports delayed after GSC decision

Thursday, the Gulf South Conference announced the competition will not begin until the last week of September or the first week of October.

Faulkner University preparing for fall sports

As of now, Faulkner University does plan on participating in the fall sports schedule.

Magic City Classic moved to the Spring

This fall would have been the 79th Magic City Classic between Alabama A&M and Alabama State University, but instead, fans will now celebrate it’s rich tradition in the spring due to COVID-19.

Troy plans to have full season despite SWAC postponement

Troy University’s Athletic Director has released a statement following a decision from the Southwestern Athletic Conference to postpone fall sports.

ASU football delayed as SWAC postpones fall sports

The Southwestern Athletic Conference is postponing all scheduled fall contests as well as SWAC championships due to COVID-19.

Longtime ‘Voice of the Trojans’ Ralph Black dies, Troy University confirms

Former longtime voice of Troy Trojans athletics Ralph Black has died, the university confirmed in a statement Friday afternoon.

Birmingham-Southern football to play season in spring

Birmingham-Southern Head Football Coach Tony Joe White wants to make one thing clear, football season is not cancelled, it’s just been moved to the spring.

All fall sports suspended at Birmingham-Southern

“The Southern Athletic Association’s Presidents’ Council has decided to suspend all conference athletic competition through the 2020 fall season.