Football.com - everything football
Brett Beaird

Brett Beaird

SEC Contributing Writer

Follow this writer


Headlines

Alabama Finds Answers Against Ole Miss

Alabama Finds Answers Against Ole Miss

Through the first three games of the season, Alabama has struggled in one or two areas during each game. The defense played well in two games, but Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel shredded Alabama in a 49-42 Tide win...
Read more

Mystery '13 Tide Team Not All That Mysterious

Mystery '13 Tide Team Not All That Mysterious

The majority of the college football preseason magazines such as Lindy’s Sports, Phil Steele, Athlon and others picked Alabama to win their third consecutive BCS National Championship this season...
Read more

Bama Survives Manziel Hangover; Questions Remain

Bama Survives Manziel Hangover; Questions Remain

Coming off a thrilling 49-42 win over Texas A&M, the college football world wondered whether No. 1 Alabama would have a “Johnny Manziel" hangover against Colorado State. Former Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Jim McElwain coaches the Rams...
Read more

Alabama vs. Texas A&M: The Hype About The Hype

Alabama vs. Texas A&M: The Hype About The Hype

Could No. 1-ranked Alabama vs. No. 7-ranked Texas A&M's game Saturday, scheduled for a 3:30 pm ET kickoff on CBS, become the highest-rated regular-season game in the history of college football? Media pundits believe there's a good chance...
Read more

Saban: Underpaid At $5.3 Million?

Saban: Underpaid At $5.3 Million?

What effect has Alabama coach Nick Saban had on the SEC and the University of Alabama in only six seasons? Saban makes $5.3 million annually and is underpaid...
Read more

McCarron Sheds Game Manager Tag

McCarron Sheds Game Manager Tag

"Alabama wins BCS National Championships in spite of mediocre quarterback play," noted a national college football writer in 2011, describing Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron...
Read more