Nate Weakens To Tropical Storm After Making 2nd Landfall On US Gulf CoastThe storm hit the state with maximum sustained winds near 85 mph (140 kph) but weakened later to a tropical storm as it moved inland, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.
‘Off The Field Right Now,’ Trump Weighs In On NFL Controversy While Stumping In AlabamaPresident Donald Trump implored his supporters Friday to get behind an establishment-backed incumbent in a Republican runoff race in Alabama.
Inmates Escape Jail Using Peanut Butter To Fool GuardA dozen inmates escaped from an Alabama jail by using peanut butter to change the numbers above a door and trick a new employee.
On-Side Kick Turns The Tide As ‘Bama Beats Clemson 45-40 In Thrilling National Championship GameA daring on-side kick turned the tide in Alabama's favor and touched off a second-half scoring explosion and the Crimson Tide beat Clemson 45-40 in the national championship on Monday night.
Amtrak Train To NYC Delayed After Hitting Dump Truck In AlabamaAn Amtrak train headed to New York from New Orleans was delayed Friday after crashing into a dump truck in Alabama.
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
ACMs 2015: Off-Camera Awards Winners: Luke Bryan, Eric Church, MoreAlabama and Loretta Lynn also scored pre-telecast awards.
Report: Amari Cooper, Prized WR Prospect, Visiting Jets On ThursdayThe Alabama wideout could fall to the Jets at No. 6 in the upcoming draft, but he'd have to get past Oakland first.
Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert Among ACM Party for a Cause PerformersThe annual two-day party also features Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line, Clint Black, Kenny Rogers, Darius Rucker, Dwight Yoakam, Alabama and the Eli Young Band.
Sweet As Sugar: Buckeyes Upset Alabama 42-35Cardale Jones came through again at the Sugar Bowl in his second career start and Ezekiel Elliott ran for 230 yards, leading Ohio State to a 42-35 upset of top-ranked Alabama in the College Football Playoff semifinal Thursday night.
Alabama-Ohio State Preview: Saban, Meyer Won't Look Past Sugar Bowl"Now that we're here, there's no conversation whatsoever about the next one," Buckeyes coach Urban Meyer said, alluding to the first College Football Playoff title game Jan. 12 in Arlington, Texas.
Heisman Watch: Oregon's Marcus Mariota Will Win 2014 Heisman TrophyLater this week the Heisman Trophy will add one new member to the most exclusive fraternity in sports. It is widely expected that Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota will hear his name announced as the 2014 Heisman Trophy winner, which would make him the first player in program history to win the highest individual honor in college football.
College Football Spotlight: Stage For Awesome Playoff Set And How The Big 12 Can Join The Fun Next YearThe stage is now set for the first College Football Playoff, and it is going to be fantastic. Unfortunately, somebody had to be left out of the big party, and this year the Big 12 saw not one but two worthy candidates be shutout of the playoff.
Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State Headed To College Football PlayoffsAlabama is the top seed and will play Ohio State in one semifinal at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans. Oregon is the second seed and will play Florida State in the other semifinal at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.
Conference Championship Games Set Stage For Big Moments From Heisman FavoritesThis week’s slate of conference championship games not only serves as an appetizer or opening round to the College Football Playoff, but it doubles as the grand stage for this year’s top Heisman candidates to showcase their stuff.