Austin Hannon

Austin Hannon

Austin Hannon joined the BamaCentral team in December 2022. He graduated from The University of Alabama with a degree in sports media and brings a ton of journalism experience. Hannon is the former sports editor of The Crimson White, the University's school newspaper. Hannon's coverage focuses primarily on Alabama football, men's basketball and baseball. Contact: cahannon01@gmail.com

Everything Nick Saban and Jim Harbaugh Said on Sunday Ahead of the Rose Bowl
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Everything Nick Saban and Jim Harbaugh Said on Sunday Ahead of the Rose Bowl

A full transcript of the coaches' news conference before Alabama and Michigan square off in the College Football Playoff on Monday.

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Alabama Rose Bowl Practice Report: Dec. 30
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Alabama Rose Bowl Practice Report: Dec. 30

Notes and observations from the Crimson Tide's final practice ahead its CFP semifinal game against No. 1 Michigan.

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It Didn't Take Long for Caleb Downs to Become a Star On and Off the Field at Alabama
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It Didn't Take Long for Caleb Downs to Become a Star On and Off the Field at Alabama

Downs has been playing with the starters since his arrival to Tuscaloosa — he has a chance to become one of the best defensive players to ever play for the Crimson Tide.

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How Kevin Steele Returned the Alabama Defense to the Saban Standard in Short Time
Football

How Kevin Steele Returned the Alabama Defense to the Saban Standard in Short Time

Since Steele's arrival in February, the Crimson Tide is playing with the physicality and tenacity of years' past.

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Alabama's Travaris Robinson the Latest Impactful, Brilliant Nick Saban Hire
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Alabama's Travaris Robinson the Latest Impactful, Brilliant Nick Saban Hire

Robinson has elevated the performance of the entire secondary, including the development two future first-round cornerbacks and a stellar true freshman.

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After 13 Games and a Month Off, Alabama Facing a One-Game Season
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After 13 Games and a Month Off, Alabama Facing a One-Game Season

It's been a month since the Crimson Tide defeated Georgia in the SEC championship. Now, well-rested, the Crimson Tide has 60 minutes to keep its season alive.

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What Jalen Milroe Said Ahead of Alabama's CFP Semifinal vs. No. 1 Michigan
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What Jalen Milroe Said Ahead of Alabama's CFP Semifinal vs. No. 1 Michigan

A full transcript of Milroe's media availability on Thursday morning.

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Sources: Elijah Pritchett Practicing with Alabama Ahead of College Football Playoff
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Sources: Elijah Pritchett Practicing with Alabama Ahead of College Football Playoff

Pritchett was arrested on Dec. 20 for knowingly passing on a sexually transmitted disease.

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Sources: Jase McClellan Full Participant at Practice Ahead of Rose Bowl
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Sources: Jase McClellan Full Participant at Practice Ahead of Rose Bowl

McClellan missed the SEC championship victory over then-No. 1 Georgia with a foot injury — it's looking likely he will suit up for Alabama's CFP semifinal against Michigan.

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Alabama Football Focused on Fundamentals Ahead of College Football Playoff
Football

Alabama Football Focused on Fundamentals Ahead of College Football Playoff

The Crimson Tide had a couple of weeks off following the SEC championship. Now, back at practice for the CFP, the group must start with the little things.

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What Nick Saban Said on Wednesday of Bowl Practice Week
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What Nick Saban Said on Wednesday of Bowl Practice Week

A full transcript of Saban's news conference on Wednesday evening.

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Nate Oats on Arizona G Jaden Bradley: 'I Think He Left on Good Terms'
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Nate Oats on Arizona G Jaden Bradley: 'I Think He Left on Good Terms'

Oats and the Crimson Tide will go up against a familiar guard in Phoenix.

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