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Alabama redefining rivalry games while Auburn regroups

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Week 8 of the college football season means the Third Saturday in October. Is that date no longer sacred? Joe vs. the Pro will question everything to find the truth.

Reddie Made: Inside Gus Malzahn's gutsy college playing career


Auburn coach Gus Malzahn's two seasons as a punter and receiver at Henderson State in the late 1980s influenced his unlikely career trajectory.

Video surfaces of Clemson's version of 'Fight Club' in locker room: 'We are aware of it'

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Clemson (6-1, 4-1 ACC) is off this week before hosting Georgia Tech on Oct. 28 after a shocking upset loss to Syracuse.

Why is there so much animosity in the Auburn-Arkansas series?


A backdrop to Saturday's game between No. 21 Auburn and Arkansas is the animosity between the teams over the last five years

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Opelika loses PGA Tour event Barbasol Championship to Kentucky


The Barbasol Championship is leaving Opelika.

Does Aubie troll too much? Fired Up With Cole Cubelic


Auburn's mascot Aubie was at it again last weekend.

Judge dismisses former Alabama receiver Antonio Carter's suit against Lane Kiffin


The suit, which was filed in March, claimed "Kiffin deliberately misled him regarding a job on the FAU football staff in order to benefit from his family relationship with a prospect."

Kamryn Pettway 'close to 100 percent,' still seeking return to form


Kamryn Pettway has been dealing with heel and ankle injuries for much of the season.


Alabama basketball ranked in preseason coaches poll


The preseason coaches poll was released Thursday.

Mountain Brook's A.J. Gates gaining big-time recruiting interest


"He's as fast side-to-side as he his straight ahead," Mountain Brook coach Chris Yeager said


AL.com All-Access: Stop calling Alabama-Tennessee a rivalry

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Nick Saban and the Tide are 10-0 against UT. Only two of those wins have been decided by fewer than 14 points. Smokey is a dog with fleas.


FBI's college basketball probe overshadows SEC Tipoff

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The FBI's probe into college basketball overshadowed Wednesday's SEC Tipoff 2018 in Nashville.


AL.com staff picks: Who will win battles involving ranked Alabama HS football teams?

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See who AL.com staffers picked to win these games and others from around the state:


High-volume Nick Saban had a clear message to his No. 1 Alabama football team


Nick Saban had something to say on Wednesday before playing Tennessee.


Auburn and Bruce Pearl remain in FBI limbo as season looms

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"We're not playing a game tomorrow," Bruce Pearl said. "When I left campus today, they were all able to be in practice. That's where we are right now."

Who's the leader for U.S. Army All-American Harold Joiner - Alabama, Auburn or LSU?


On Wednesday, Joiner received his U.S. Army All-American Bowl jersey in a ceremony after the Spartans' practice

Can Auburn prevent bad LSU loss from affecting game with Arkansas?


Auburn wants to prevent the loss at LSU from impacting the game at Arkansas


Auburn softball focusing on in-game hitting adjustments after first fall games


Auburn is emphasizing in-game hitting adjustments.

Nick Saban talks Tennessee, Ronnie Harrison, Rashaan Evans


Nick Saban will address the media Wednesday night.

Wednesday, Oct 18

Gus Malzahn updates injury report for Arkansas; Mike Horton 'day-to-day'


Auburn coach Gus Malzahn provided an injury update for seven players on Wednesday.

Who's better: Alabama or Georgia? Vandy coach has definitive answer

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Alabama and Georgia are heading toward an SEC Championship showdown.

Jarrett Stidham 'probably has more flexibility than any quarterback' under Gus Malzahn


Auburn coach Gus Malzahn cleared the air about Jarrett Stidham's authority to check out of plays at the line of scrimmage.

Reuben Foster escapes attempted armed robbery, report says


San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster escaped unharmed from an armed-robbery attempt on Monday.

Tuesday, Oct 17

Alabama practice report: Notes on Tennessee scout team


News and notes from Alabama football practice.

Gus Malzahn not concerned about job security after Auburn's loss at LSU


Gus Malzahn is not concerned about his job security following Auburn's collapse at LSU

Gus Malzahn takes responsibility for conservative 2nd half: 'We've got to be aggressive'


Gus Malzahn took responsibility for Auburn's second-half collapse at LSU while maintaining Chip Lindsey has been calling Auburn's plays on offense.

The oral history of Alabama's 1992 national championship team: Part 2

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Read Part 2 of AL.com's oral history of the 1992 national championship-winning Alabama team.

Monday, Oct 16

Gus Malzahn sticks by Auburn's coaches after LSU loss


Gus Malzahn said he has full confidence in Auburn's coaching staff after the 27-23 loss

Tommy Tuberville on Auburn: 'We found out they have no running quarterback and passing game failed'


Former Auburn coach said Tigers' troubles are fixable but the problem is at the quarterback position for Gus Malzahn's team.

Nick Saban brings up 'rat poison' again in news conference


Alabama coach Nick Saban addressed the media as the Crimson Tide turns its attention to its upcoming game against Tennessee.

Power 25: Who are Alabama's best HS football teams after 8 weeks of action?

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Each week, AL.com's prep sports staff votes on the Power 25, aimed at ranking the state's best high school teams regardless of classification.

Sunday, Oct 15

Alabama a five-touchdown favorite over Tennessee

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Alabama plays Tennessee on Saturday.

How UAB held off Middle Tennessee State for big CUSA win


How UAB held off Middle Tennessee State for a big Conference USA win.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. earns pole for his final Talladega race

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"This place has meant a lot to me," he said. "It's awesome to hear those fans happy for us and hopefully we're going to give them a lot more to cheer about before this weekend is over."

Saturday, Oct 14

What defensive tackle Coynis Miller's commitment means for Auburn


Analysis of Auburn's latest commitment from four-star defensive tackle Coynis Miller of Jackson-Olin.

4-star DT Coynis Miller chooses Auburn over Alabama, Florida


Miller is the No. 3 player on the AL.com A-List rankings of the state's top senior recruits.

Alabama high school football: Accentuate the positive and the Week 8 scoreboard

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All of Friday's Alabama high school football scores -- right heeeeeeeere.

Football High Live: Rewind Week 8 of Alabama HS football with scores, photos and more

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Are you ready for Week 8 of the Alabama high school football season? Games kick off tonight at 7 p.m. around the state.