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Alabama Wins Another National Championship on National Signing Day

The rich seem to just keep getting richer. And on National Signing Day, the first day for high school football players to sign their national letters of intent to play for the college of their choice, the Tide kept rolling. According to both Rivals.com and ESPN.com, Alabama sits atop of the recruiting class rankings again this year, after winning its third actual national title in four years. Rivals.com is one […]

Manti Te'o's Dead Girlfriend Story A Hoax (Updated)

Notre Dame Linebacker and Heisman Trophy runner-up Manti Te’o’s heartbreaking story about his girlfriend dying of leukemia six hours after his grandmother had died, turns out to be a hoax. Deadspin.com has the entire story and timeline. Te’o won seven major awards, including the Bednarik Award for top defensive player, the Walter Camp Foundation player of the year award and became the first defensive player to win the Maxwell award […]

Alabama Auto Manufacturers Enjoy BCS Night Off

Citing a record year for production, jobs and auto sales, assembly lines at Alabama’s big three auto manufacturers went dark Monday night so that workers could stay home and watch the University of Alabama play in the BCS National Championship Game against Notre Dame. Hyundai closed its Montgomery plant for all three shifts.  The Mercedes Benz plant in Tuscaloosa County, home of the university, closed for its night shift and […]

Bama Dominates BCS, Bama Girls Dominate BCS Viewers

The University of Alabama dominated Notre Dame 42-14 in the BCS National Championship Game on Monday night, but a peculiar score was left unsettled at the end of the night: Which gorgeous female affiliated with the Alabama football program was the hottest? As ESPN broadcaster Brent Musberger gawked over reigning Miss Alabama USA, Katherine Webb, who was in the stands cheering on her boyfriend, Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron, Arizona Cardinal […]