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Football Game Day Fan Hotline Information

Football Game Day Fan Hotline Information

Fans who will attend an Alabama home football game at Bryant-Denny Stadium this season are reminded to use the Customer Service Game Day Hotline if they encounter a facility or customer service issues.

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Football Kicks off Home Slate with Florida Atlantic on Saturday

Football Kicks off Home Slate with Florida Atlantic on Saturday

The football team opens the 2014 home schedule on Saturday when it takes on Florida Atlantic at Bryant-Denny Stadium. The game will mark the second meeting between the two teams with Alabama winning the 2012 contest, 40-7.

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Blake Sims Helps Lead Crimson Tide to Victory in First Start at Quarterback

Blake Sims Helps Lead Crimson Tide to Victory in First Start at Quarterback

Blake Sims waited for four years to finally get his chance. He tried different positions, probably took more snaps on the scout team than any other scholarship player and kept plugging away.

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Saban: WR DeAndrew White has ‘little separated shoulder’

Saban: WR DeAndrew White has ‘little separated shoulder’

Alabama’s closer-than-expected win over West Virginia came with a little bit of personnel cost. Following the game, Nick Saban said that starting wide receiver DeAndrew White suffered what the head coach described as a “little separated shoulder.”  At least for the moment, the prognosis is that White will be out for a week or so. The Tide…

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Alabama survives West Virginia scare

Alabama survives West Virginia scare

No. 2 Alabama (1-0) was a heavy favorite against West Virginia (0-1), but Nick Saban‘s Crimson Tide had to fight for a victory to prevent a rare three-game losing streak. Alabama held off West Virginia in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff in Atlanta, winning 33-23. Alabama used Blake Sims under center and never had a need to…

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No. 2 Alabama Football Beats West Virginia, 33-23

No. 2 Alabama Football Beats West Virginia, 33-23

The Alabama football team compiled 538 total yards of offense, with the rushing attack accounting for 288 yards and three touchdowns to help propel the No. 2-ranked Crimson Tide to a 33-23 victory over the West Virginia Mountaineers to kick off the 201…

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Blake Sims, not Jacob Coker, to get start for Tide vs. WVU

Blake Sims, not Jacob Coker, to get start for Tide vs. WVU

In the end, the presumptive frontrunner will find himself on the sidelines when Alabama’s offense takes to the field for the first time in 2014. A couple of hours prior to the opener against West Virginia, and as was hinted at earlier in the week, Nick Saban confirmed to ESPN that Blake Sims will be…

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Crimson Tide Gets in Final Prep for West Virginia

Crimson Tide Gets in Final Prep for West Virginia

The football team practiced for 75 minutes Thursday afternoon in shorts and helmets inside the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility as the Crimson Tide held its final practice leading up to Saturday’s showdown with West Virginia.

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Eddie Jackson available for Alabama, if needed

Eddie Jackson available for Alabama, if needed

Alabama is not going to rush cornerback Eddie Jackson back to the playing field, but he will be available for the Crimson Tide Saturday against West Virginia if he is needed. Head coach Nick Saban said he would prefer to proceed with caution with Jackson, who underwent knee surgery to repair a torn ACL in…

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AUBURN FOOTBALL

Auburn notebook: Tigers’ calm pays off in the second half

Auburn notebook: Tigers’ calm pays off in the second half

The Tigers were tied at halftime last Saturday, but then did what the Tigers have done recently to put the Razorbacks away. And notes.

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McGowen to McGehee: A Jordan-Hare Stadium First

McGowen to McGehee: A Jordan-Hare Stadium First

Many touchdowns scored at Jordan-Hare Stadium will come and go and wind up in the Auburn scoring records. Some scores will be re-lived by Auburn faithful more than others, but there is one score and only one score that can lay claim to the first Auburn…

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Auburn moves up in AP, now fifth in both polls

Auburn moves up in AP, now fifth in both polls

The Tigers edged up a spot in the Associated Press poll following last Saturday’s 45-21 victory over Arkansas in the season-opener.

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Cameron Artis-Payne keeps Auburn’s running game on go

Cameron Artis-Payne keeps Auburn’s running game on go

The senior rushed for 177 yards, but Corey Grant also wowed ‘em by averaging 8.7 yards per carry…and Roc Thomas may join the running back party Saturday against San Jose State.

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Auburn’s Rhett Lashlee likes play of his quarterbacks

Auburn’s Rhett Lashlee likes play of his quarterbacks

Jeremy Johnson and Nick Marshall each did well in the season-opening victory, and that, says the Tigers’ offensive coordinator, was expected.

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Auburn’s Daniel Carlson is SEC freshman of the week

Auburn’s Daniel Carlson is SEC freshman of the week

The punter and kicker had a good day in his college debut, whether it was booming punts or kickoffs, or hitting his first field goal.

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Newcomer Q&A: D’haquille Williams

Newcomer Q&A: D’haquille Williams

D’haquille Williams offers Auburn fans just another something to get excited about. The No. 1 junior college transfer arrived to add to an already deep Tiger receiving corps. Williams, a 2013 NJCAA honorable mention All-American, begins 2014 as a prese…

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Auburn’s Melvin Ray adds to his collection of big plays

Auburn’s Melvin Ray adds to his collection of big plays

The wide receiver is averaging an eye-popping 26.4 yards per catch, including a long touchdown reception in Saturday’s win over Arkansas.

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From the Desk of David Housel: August 30

From the Desk of David Housel: August 30

The more things change, the more they remain the same…Same song, second verse, third verse, fourth verse.Auburn-Arkansas, August 30, 2014.Same song, umpteenth verse of college football’s oldest controversy.

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Jeremy Johnson strong in his support of Nick Marshall

Jeremy Johnson strong in his support of Nick Marshall

The sophomore made a spot start, and turned in an impressive performance, hitting 12-of-16 passes for 243 yards, all in the first half.

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Cody Kessler undergoes procedure, expected to start vs. Stanford

A lower leg issue is not expected to keep USC’s starting quarterback out of what will be a huge conference matchup this weekend, head coach Steve Sarkisian said Tuesday. According to the head coach, Cody Kessler underwent a medical procedure on one of his toes earlier in the day.  While Sarkisian wouldn’t specify the nature of…

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Movement aplenty in first in-season AP Top 25

Thanks to some upsets — and a couple of high-profile near-misses– shakeup was the name of the game as the Associated Press released its first poll of the 2014 season Tuesday afternoon. In that Top 25 poll, Florida State, coming off a closer-than-expected win over unranked Oklahoma State, remained No. 1, although the defending FBS…

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Spurrier on Mike Davis: ‘good chance he’ll play’

Apparently it was a false alarm when it came to Mike Davis.  Again. Monday, Steve Spurrier said his star running back is “sort of doubtful” for South Carolina’s game Saturday against East Carolina because of a lingering rib issue.  That issue limited the All-SEC back to just four carries, none after the midway point of…

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Vols lose starting LT to torn ACL

Thanks to injuries, the game of football can be a cruel mistress.  The latest example?  Tennessee’s Jacob Gilliam. After four years as a walk-on, the offensive lineman was rewarded with a scholarship this past May.  Then, Saturday, Gilliam started his first game at the collegiate level in the Vols’ win over Utah State. That, though,…

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FSU still sits atop coaches’ poll

With Week 1 officially in the books, the first wave of Top 25 polls has commenced in earnest, with the newly-dubbed Amway Coaches’ Poll the first to do the in-season 2014 honors. Not so unexpectedly, preseason No. 1 Florida State remains at the top of the coaching poll.  The Seminoles also stretched its lead on…

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Badgers to shut Joel Stave down, ‘give him some rest’

After watching Tanner McEvoy put up some horrific numbers in Wisconsin’s loss to LSU — 8-of-24 passing for 50 yards, no touchdowns and two interceptions — many were calling for backup Joel Stave to come in and save the quarterbacking day. Unfortunately for the Badgers, that’s simply not possible.  At least, not at the moment.…

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Terps lose WR Taivon Jacobs to season-ending knee injury

It’s not been a good past few days for Maryland’s pass-catching Jacobs brothers. Friday, Levern Jacobs was suspended for the entire 2014 season for violating the school’s code of student conduct.  Two days later, head coach Randy Edsall announced that Taivon Jacobs (pictured, No. 12) has been lost to a season-ending knee injury.  The specific nature…

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Brother of Miss. St. WR Jameon Lewis shot, killed

Sadly, real life has found a way to impact one of the top returning wide receivers in the SEC. According to WJTV, Tyriunce Lewis, the brother of Mississippi State Bulldog Jameon Lewis, was shot and killed late Sunday morning at an apartment complex in Tylertown, Miss. The website wrote that “a disagreement between Tyriunce Lewis and…

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Louisville downs Miami, now owns ACC record for all-time winning percentage

Tomorrow morning, Miami will wake up in south Florida and begin preparation for an opponent other than Louisville. That’s a wonderful thing for Al Golden and his football program. In closing the 2013 season and opening this season with losses to these Cardinals (36-9 in the Russell Athletic Bowl, 31-13 tonight), Miami watched its offense score two total…

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Standout Nebraska DE Randy Gregory doubtful for McNeese State game

An old basketball injury could cost Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory the first two games of his 2014 season – at least. Gregory left the Cornhuskers’ 55-7 defeat of Florida Atlantic after the first defensive series, and is now doubtful for Saturday’s game with McNeese State. According to head coach Bo Pelini, a non-contact play aggravated an old…

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LSU FOOTBALL

Miles Previews Football Home Opener

Miles Previews Football Home Opener

BATON ROUGE — Leading up to Saturday’s 2014 football home opener, LSU head coach Les Miles addressed the media as part of Subway Fresh Take by Les Miles on Tuesday.

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After Comeback, Football Advances in Polls

After Comeback, Football Advances in Polls

BATON ROUGE — Coming a 28-24 victory over then-No. 14 Wisconsin on Saturday in Houston, the LSU football program moved to No. 12 in the Amway Coaches Poll on Tuesday.

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Tiger Stadium Seatbacks Available Until Sept. 3

Tiger Stadium Seatbacks Available Until Sept. 3

BATON ROUGE – Fans have until the close of business on Wednesday, Sept. 3, to order a “Tiger Stadium Seat,” which will be installed at your ticket location for all games in Tiger Stadium this season.

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Feinswog: LSU Eats Better

Feinswog: LSU Eats Better

As she was explaining exactly what the new LSU “Healthy Tiger” fueling stations offer, a big lineman stopped on his way from lifting weights to changing into his practice uniform. He surveyed the smorgasbord laid out before him in the football practice facility, grabbed a beef jerky and a plum, and moved on. And Jamie Meeks nodded and smiled.

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Lowe: LSU Football is Never Boring

Lowe: LSU Football is Never Boring

BATON ROUGE – I never thought after a day of watching blowouts, surprises, strange PSAs from universities around the country, and rain delays that tested the ability of studio analysts on all of the ESPN family of networks that it would be after 11 p.m. before I saw what I was waiting to see in LSU’s 28-24 win over Wisconsin in Houston.

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Ready for Primetime: LSU Comes Back to Beat Badgers

Ready for Primetime: LSU Comes Back to Beat Badgers

HOUSTON — No. 13 LSU overcame a 17-point deficit with 21 unanswered points in the second half to defeat No. 14 Wisconsin, 28-24, in front of a record crowd at NRG Stadium in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff late Saturday.

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GameDay: LSU Football Opens 2014 Against Wisconsin

GameDay: LSU Football Opens 2014 Against Wisconsin

HOUSTON — The long days and weeks of preparation are now behind them. The work on the field and the study in the video room is complete. Kickoff is finally at hand.

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LSU to Enhance Social Media Offering to Huge Fan Base

LSU to Enhance Social Media Offering to Huge Fan Base

BATON ROUGE – LSU fans following the football team on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter on gamedays will see a new feature as LSU Athletics is rolling out infographics through its social media platforms starting with the Wisconsin game tomorrow night.

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Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, ‘Move-In Day’

Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, ‘Move-In Day’

BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, begins its fifth season at 7 p.m. CT Wednesday on Cox Sports Television.

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Football Sells Record 74,350 Season Tickets

Football Sells Record 74,350 Season Tickets

BATON ROUGE – LSU has sold out of season tickets for the 11th-straight year, as a school-record 74,350 season tickets have been purchased for the 2014 home slate, associate athletic director for ticket operations Brian Broussard announced.

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49ers’ GM Baalke: No decisions yet about Ray McDonald – San Jose Mercury News


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49ers’ GM Baalke: No decisions yet about Ray McDonald
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SANTA CLARA — General manager Trent Baalke held an informal news conference with the media Tuesday and made it clear that he, coach Jim Harbaugh and the organization are in lock step in terms of their stance on domestic violence. But he said no …
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