Matthew Speakman

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Freshmen receivers impress veterans

It didn't take freshman wide receiver Jerry Jeudy long to turn heads at Alabama. As an early enrollee, Jeudy put on a monster performance in Alabama's A-Day game with five catches, 134 yards and two touchdowns. Jeudy, who happens to be the protege of junior standout Calvin Ridley, is one of the recruits ...

Nick Saban talks Jalen Hurts, youth at SEC Media Days

Alabama enters its 2017 season in unfamiliar territory. The Crimson Tide is trying to bounce back from a disappointing end to the season after falling to Clemson in the national championship. For head coach Nick Saban and Alabama, it is about improving on near perfection. 

Highlighting Alabama's seniors in the NFL Draft

Every year, Alabama sees multiple players selected in the first few rounds of the NFL Draft. Usually, it is talented recruits leaving early to fulfill their overall potential as a pro athlete. 

Jerry Jeudy earns MVP honors; full list of spring football awards

In front of 74,326 fans, the Alabama Crimson Tide held its annual A-Day game. Alabama's offense shined early on, with the quarterbacks passing for a combined 495 yards in the first half of the spring game.  Freshman Jerry Jeudy, who has been called a clone of Calvin Ridley, took home the game's ...