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Brett Beaird

Brett Beaird

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Alabama Answers Lingering Questions

Alabama Answers Lingering Questions

The No. 1-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide (9-0, 6-0) had a dominant October, beating four opponents by a combined 190-20. But No. 13 LSU (7-3, 3-3) was the first of several tougher SEC challengers in November...
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Top Five Storylines For Alabama-LSU

Top Five Storylines For Alabama-LSU

Ever since the Nick Saban Era began at Alabama, the LSU game has generated national interest. Saban coached at LSU from 2000-2004 and won a BCS National Championship for the Tigers in 2003...
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Tide Avoids Upset Bug, Plays Complete Game

Tide Avoids Upset Bug, Plays Complete Game

Could No. 1 Alabama (7-0, 4-0) avoid the ‘upset bug’ that plagued the top SEC teams in the most bizarre day in history of the SEC? Could HaHa Clinton-Dix contribute immediately upon his return from suspension? Would the offense continue to build...
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Alabama Dominant In Bluegrass Country Despite Mistakes

Alabama Dominant In Bluegrass Country Despite Mistakes

Would No. 1 ranked Alabama (6-0, 3-0) be focused during their first road game in three weeks? Could the offense continue to build on the impressive performances in the last two games? How would the defense play against another dreaded...
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Special Teams Could Carry 'Bama To Title

Special Teams Could Carry 'Bama To Title

Through five games, No. 1 ranked Alabama's (5-0, 2-0) special teams have been the most consistent unit for the Tide. Big plays have been a signature as Christion Jones has returned a punt (72 yards) and a kickoff (94 yards) for a touchdown...
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McCarron, Alabama Stay Focused Against Georgia State

McCarron, Alabama Stay Focused Against Georgia State

After another week of off-the-field distractions, suspensions and injuries, could Alabama coach Nick Saban and the coaching staff get the players to focus on beating Georgia State, one of the worst teams in FBS football, when the Tide was a...
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Early Evaluation Of Alabama's 2013 Freshman Class

Early Evaluation Of Alabama's 2013 Freshman Class

Once again, Alabama signed the No. 1 recruiting class for 2013 in the nation according to JC Shurburtt, director of recruiting for 247sports.com. There were five prospects rated five-stars: running back Derrick Henry (Yulee, Fla.), tight end O.J...
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