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President Obama to Honor University of Alabama Crimson Tide at the White House

Lawrence Jackson/White House – President Obama will welcome the BCS National Champion University of Alabama Crimson Tide to the White House to honor their 15th championship and their exceptional 2012-2013 season on Wednesday, March 6, according to a press release from the White House. The President will also continue his tradition of honoring sports teams…

President Obama to Honor Alabama at the White House as BCS National Champions

WASHINGTON, DC — President Obama will welcome the BCS National Champions, the University of Alabama Crimson Tide, to the White House on Thursday, April 19, to honor their 14th national championship and exceptional 2011-2012 season. The President will also continue his tradition of honoring sports teams for their efforts both on and off the field…

Poor But Proud: Voting to Remain Poor Still Plagues the South

The Big Picture by Glynn Wilson The news could not be any worse. I honestly wish there was some good news to report. Sorry to say, there’s not any. Well, the Crimson Tide did manage to pull out a victory over Ole Miss in Tuscaloosa on Saturday, football being about the only thing worth mentioning…

Can Anyone Stop the Crimson Tide?

Time Out by Dan Rutledge It’s Week 6 of the 2010 Southeastern Conference season and at the halfway point a few things stand out. First off, the league has been playing like it has been hyped — the best football conference in the nation. Second, the defending national champion Alabama Crimson Tide is at least…

President Obama Congratulates Alabama at White House

Lawrence Jackson/White House President Barack Obama was presented with a University of Alabama football jersey during a ceremony on Monday honoring the national champion Crimson Tide football team in the East Room of the White House. The President highlighted one of the team’s trademarks, their unwavering focus on what’s important. “Coach Saban asked his players…

Alabama Tangles With Wildcats Saturday

TV Lineup and Lines Below Time Out by Dan Rutledge It’s Week 5 of what is turning out to be a highly interesting 2009 Southeastern Conference football season. Story lines abound … Tebow injury, Kiffin-Chizik round two, the Chizik Streak, Alabama offensive balance, LSU vs. CBS, hype too heavy for Ole Miss … take your…

SEC Season Shaping Up Grand

Time Out for SEC Sports by Dan Rutledge As on old sportscaster used to say, Whoa Nellie! The Southeastern Conference football season of 2008 is shaping up to be one of the best ever in the grand ole conference — and that’s saying a lot. But the national sports talking heads are almost unanimous in…