Richardson, Tide rip Rebels

OXFORD|Alabama shut down the Ole Miss Rebels Saturday night, defeating the Rebels 52-7. However, the start of the game had many Tide fans in panic, as the Crimson Tide appeared destined for yet another slow start. When Ole Miss quarterback Randall Mackey connected with Nickolas Brassell for a 59-yard strike on the third play of the game, the thought for Alabama was “oh not again.” The play showed shades of previous games this season when the Tide had got off to poor starts. “They had … [Read more...]

Tide cruises to 27-11 win over Penn State

STATE COLLEGE| What started out as rough waters became easy sailing for the Alabama Crimson Tide, as the team defeated the Penn State Nittany Lions 27-11, moving Alabama to 2-0 on the season. Penn State drove 54 yards on its opening drive, controlling the clock for 7:34 minutes before kicking a field goal to go up 3-0 on the Tide. Alabama then went three-and-out in a drive that lasted no longer than a minute. “This was a tough atmosphere especially in the beginning of the game,” head … [Read more...]

Ingram: My knee felt better than ever

It was obvious from the very first play of Saturday’s game. Mark Ingram isn’t worried about his knee, and Alabama fans shouldn’t be either. The junior broke off a 48-yard run on the first play from scrimmage against Duke, breaking multiple tackles from defenders diving at his legs. “My knee felt better than ever,” he said. “It felt brand new. I was real hungry and eager to get back on the field, and I just wanted to make an impact right off the jump.” Ingram finished the game with … [Read more...]

Tide wins first road game big

In its first away game of the season, Alabama (3-0) capped off a 62-13 victory over the Duke Blue Devils (1-2) in Wallace Wade Stadium Saturday afternoon. And after much anticipation, running back Mark Ingram, finally back from injury, had a great first game, ending the night with 151 yards rushing and 2 touchdowns. On the first play of the game, he broke out for a 48-yard run, showing the nation he was back to play. “I just really wanted to make an impact right off the jump, so it was … [Read more...]