Today is... National Peanut Day
Today’s Crimson Tide Schedule
Crimson Tide Results
Did You Notice?
- Alabama golf alum Dicky Pride finished tied for first at the Ascension Charity Classic on the PGA Champions Tour, but lost to David Toms in the playoff.
- Tua Tagovailoa and the Miami Dolphins came out on top over Mac Jones and the New England Patriots in the initial matchup between the two former Alabama quarterbacks.
- Alex Avila becomes Alabama's all-time home run hitter in MLB with HR #106 for the Nationals against the Pirates.
Crimson Tide Trivia Challenge
Many were dubbing Sunday's Patriots/Dolphins game as the "Alabama Bowl" since both teams were led by former Crimson Tide quarterbacks, but how many total players from Alabama including Tua and Mac played in that game?
The first person to post the correct answer on our message board, specifically in the Trivia! forum, will earn points toward winning a prize. Must be registered to post.
On This Date in Crimson Tide History:
September 13, 1989: Cecil "Hootie" Ingram, a former star football and baseball player for the Crimson Tide from 1951-54, was named Alabama’s new athletic director.
September 13, 1990: AJ McCarron was born in Mobile.
September 13, 2008: Quarterback John Parker Wilson passed for 215 yards and two touchdowns and became the Crimson Tide's all-time leader in total offense as Alabama crushed Western Kentucky 41-7. The offense tallied 557 yards, the most by Alabama since gaining 644 against LSU in 1989.
September 13, 2010: Trent Richardson appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated. The headline "Opening Statements" was about Week 1 of the college football season.
Crimson Tide Quote of the Day:
“I thought Tech people drank a better brand of whiskey than this.” — Paul W. “Bear” Bryant after picking up a bottle that had been thrown at him from the Georgia Tech stands.