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Reports: Hugh Freeze, former Mississippi coach, visits Alabama

Former Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze visited Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Monday and was spotted at Alabama's football facility, according to multiple reports.<p><i>The Tuscaloosa News</i> first reported Freeze's presence on campus Monday, adding that Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban has "always had a healthy respect" for …

College Football

Matt Murschel: Alabama, UCF headline list of my college football prediction hits and misses

Damien Harris burst out of the Alabama locker room moments after the Crimson Tide captured the national championship.<p>Harris joined his teammates …

Sports

The ugliest building in every US state, according to people who live there

Architecture is a form of art. When a city constructs a new building, it should add beauty to its streetscape.<p>But that doesn't always happen. Every town across the United States likely has a tower, a government complex, or an office building that residents wish never went up.<p>Business Insider asked …

College & University

Making the case against Teddy Bridgewater on the Jets

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 03: Teddy Bridgewater #5 of the Minnesota Vikings warms up prior to the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz …

NFL

49ers should still consider LB Roquan Smith in 2018 NFL Draft

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 02: Roquan Smith #3 of the Georgia Bulldogs reacts to winning the game MVP trophy after beating the Auburn Tigers in the SEC …

NFL

Artist projects 'shithole' and 'this is not normal' onto front of Trump hotel

A wall of poo emojis also featured in the 40-minute projection.<p>The word “shithole” is being projected onto Trump’s DC hotel. …

Trump Tower

Atlanta Falcons: In the End, Offensive woes cost them when it mattered most

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 26: Offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian of the Atlanta Falcons calls plays from the sidelines during the game against the …

NFL

The more the SEC Sabanizes, Auburn remains Alabama's biggest threat

Kirby Smart came close, but still Nick Saban's former assistants are 0-12 against him. Gus Malzahn is 2-3, and Auburn 26, Alabama 14 happened.

College Football

Buckley: Patriots can bask in victory, but cause of drama must still be addressed

When the Patriots punched in for work Saturday night at Gillette Stadium, there was no talk of Tom Brady’s relationship with Bill Belichick, or …

New England

Falcons vs. Eagles by Atlanta Falcons

One moment,<br>please wait.<p>More posts by Atlanta Falcons<p>Falcons vs. Patriots Week 7 | Gillette Stadium<p>Read<p>Buccaneers vs. Falcons Week 12 | Mercedes-Benz …

Atlanta Falcons

Buccaneers: Florida State Seminoles 2018 draft prospects to watch

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 02: Derwin James #3 of the Florida State Seminoles reacts after a play against the Alabama Crimson Tide during their game at …

NFL

The 10 important lessons we learned from the 2017 college football season - CBSSports.com

These are things to remember as we transition into the 2018 offseason<p>As confetti fell from the roof of Mercedes-Benz Stadium and a joyous Alabama …

Sports

If history repeats itself, 49ers will still be playing this time next year

An up-and-down — or more accurately a down-then-up — season for the 49ers ended on a high note thanks to the success and leadership of Jimmy …

Jimmy Garoppolo

Alabama football coming and going for 2018: Special teams, coaches and staff

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — While the confetti was still falling at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, and the realization was still sinking in that the …

College & University

The week in politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Take a look at the week in politics from January 7 through January 13.<p>President Donald Trump speaks before signing a proclamation for Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on Friday, one day after making disparaging comments about Haiti and African countries. …

U.S. Politics

Zac Brown Band to play at GABP

From one stadium to another.<p>The Zac Brown Band will play a summer show at Great American Ball Park, officials announced Friday.<p>The country act is …

There's 1 big reason why Alabama will enjoy more success than Georgia in next 5 years

Georgia holds the recruiting momentum, but Alabama employs The Man. The Bulldogs have the promise of a power on the rise, but the Crimson Tide own …

College Football

Dear Jeremy Pruitt: I Think It Is Time We Break Up

in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia.<p>As now former Alabama defensive …

College & University

Alabama hires top recruiter Jeff Banks as special teams coordinator

Jan 8, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide players celebrate after defeating the Georgia Bulldogs 26-23 in overtime in the 2018 CFP national …

College Football

Stan Van Gundy is beefing with ESPN and other news of the week

The Week That Was Jan. 8-11<p>Monday 01.08.18<p>The agent for former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel, displaying the art of the deal, gave the Canadian …

Sports

A sick note Alabama fans can share to help out heartbroken Georgia fans

Be honest: You don’t expect the game between Alabama and Georgia on Monday night to be the last matchup between the programs with big stakes for a …

College Football

Alabama Had Playbook Stolen Before Title Game

It was a strange lead up to the national championship game for eventual winner Alabama. According to WSB-TV in Atlanta, Crimson Tide defensive line …

College Football

Opinion: On presidential visits and long security lines

I was in the security line Monday night outside Mercedes-Benz Stadium — a.k.a., the site of the Atlanta/Georgia Sports Curse Vol. LXVII — when the …

SunTrust Park

Alabama LB Mack Wilson has classy response after Jeremy Pruitt 'clocks in' for Tennessee job

Jeremy Pruitt has reported for duty at Tennessee, and Alabama linebacker Mack Wilson is supporting his former defensive coordinator from afar.<p>On …

College & University

Will bandwagon UCF fans turn into ticket-buying UCF fans after historic season?

UCF fans burned through their ticket allotment for the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl in record-breaking time.UCF fans showed up en masse Monday night for a …

Orlando

Economic impact of college football national title mixed for Atlanta

The economic benefits of hosting this year’s college football national championship may prove to be more bang than boom for Atlanta.<p>While at least …

Kendrick Lamar

'F--- Trump' projected on Mercedes-Benz Stadium during Championship. So will anyone be charged?

ATLANTA — Reaction was swift online after 11Alive reported obscenities were projected on the side of Mercedes-Benz stadium during the National …

Donald Trump

Activists Made Sure Trump Got the Welcome to Atlanta He Deserved

Donald Trump traveled down to Atlanta on Monday for the biggest game in college football, where he went to the Mercedes-Benz Stadium to watch the …

Liberal View

Donald Trump is the best lip syncer, the greatest at moving his lips

Despite making an enemy of sports several months ago, our big, dumb president went down to Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium for what he probably hoped …

Offbeat News

10 ways Georgia’s title game loss was eerily similar to Atlanta’s Super Bowl collapse

I’m so sorry, but I have to do this.<p>Before I start this, I want to make something very clear here — I consider myself an Atlanta Falcons fan. I never grew up with an NFL team, and the fact that I’ve been living in Atlanta for two years caused me to have no choice but to root for them. That being …

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