Assuming Bryce Young will be the starter for the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff game against Miami on Sept. 4, the California native will become the 11th quarterback to start for Alabama during the "Saban" era. Here's a look at every quarterback that has started for the Crimson Tide, since 2007.
After receiving a positive COVID-19 test result on Wednesday, Alabama head coach Nick Saban is expected to miss the #2 Crimson Tide’s home matchup against the #3 Georgia Bulldogs. For many Alabama fans, it will be a new sight when a coach, other than Nick Saban, walks the sidelines for ‘Bama, but for older fans, they will be transported back to a time before Alabama dominance.
If the day comes; however, that the season is canceled, I have set you up an Alabama football season from the past to reflect on some of the Crimson Tide’s best games. Each game corresponds with a 2020 opponent, and I have attached a YouTube video of the game for viewing.
Jim McElwain, the former Alabama offensive coordinator and current Central Michigan head coach, joined Ryan Fowler on The Game this week to talk about how he's handled the COVID-19 pandemic and reminisce on his days in Tuscaloosa.You can listen to the entire interview on Soundcloud or on the Tide 100.9 Youtube page.
Are you missing Alabama football? Stuck in quarantine and bored of the same old shows and programs? Relive some of the biggest games in the Nick Saban era with Eli Gold and Tide 100.9.
Each week for the next 12 weeks, Tide 100.9 FM in partnership with Learfield IMG College will air classic Alabama games during the Saban era. The games will be aired on Saturdays and Sundays on Tide 100.9 FM, our web browser and the TIDE APP. The games will air at noon each day beginning this Saturday, March 28.