Alabama : Scarbrough's Take

Tide, Gators Should Pull for Auburn on Saturday

Tide, Gators Should Pull for Auburn on Saturday

Lyn Scarbrough

November 15 Alabama, Florida and Auburn fans find themselves in the same bed, pulling against Georgia. Or at least all of the clear thinking ones do. FULL STORY

Midseason: SEC Elephant in the Room, But Not Big Al

Midseason: SEC Elephant in the Room, But Not Big Al

Lyn Scarbrough

October 15 At the season’s midpoint, LSU is the best team in the country … more about that many paragraphs down. FULL STORY

What an Eight-Team Playoff Might Be … for Now

What an Eight-Team Playoff Might Be … for Now

Lyn Scarbrough

September 23 The football musical chairs game … five Power 5 conferences with only four available playoff slots … is inherently flawed, has never been fair and never will be. It should be ended. FULL STORY

Could the 2019 SEC Season be Another 2010?

Could the 2019 SEC Season be Another 2010?

Lyn Scarbrough

September 11 Already this season, the undefeated Crimson Tide has soundly defeated Duke, 42-3, and is ranked No. 2 nationally. Nine years ago when Alabama went on the road to play the Gamecocks, it was also undefeated and ranked No. 1 FULL STORY

Quinnen Williams … Joins the List of the Best

Quinnen Williams … Joins the List of the Best

Lyn Scarbrough

January 09 To that illustrious list of all-time great the name of Quinnen Williams has been added. His play during the 2018 season certainly merited the recognition. But when the sophomore defensive tackle from Birmingham FULL STORY

Reuben Clarke, Ryan Parris and Football Thanks

Reuben Clarke, Ryan Parris and Football Thanks

Lyn Scarbrough

November 29 This past week, the week of Thanksgiving, the weekend of rivalries and the start of football playoffs, brought those two football teams into the headlines. It also brought those two players into the headlines … Reuben Clarke and Ryan Parris. FULL STORY

Mulder, Hoops and the SEC; Has Anybody Noticed?

Mulder, Hoops and the SEC; Has Anybody Noticed?

Lyn Scarbrough

November 13 In Lindy’s preseason hoops edition, five SEC teams were ranked in the Top 25 (Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi State, Auburn, LSU). Eight conference teams were predicted to play in the NCAA Tournament, matching the all-time record for the conference set last season. FULL STORY

SEC Teams – Take the  Fork in the Road

SEC Teams – Take the Fork in the Road

Lyn Scarbrough

October 31 But, the Tide’s schedule is the near opposite of LSU, one of the least difficult of all contending teams. The Tide has played only one nationally ranked team all season (Texas A&M, ranked No. 25 this week) FULL STORY

Tigers, Tide Tee It Up for Children’s of Alabama

Tigers, Tide Tee It Up for Children’s of Alabama

Lyn Scarbrough

October 23 “Children’s of Alabama is proud to partner with Devin in this competition featuring Auburn and Alabama lettermen and legends,” said Doug Dean, community and development coordinator for the facility. “The support goes directly to helping children and families receive FULL STORY

Distance Between East & West of Biblical Proportions

Distance Between East & West of Biblical Proportions

Lyn Scarbrough

September 10 The giant chasm between the East and the West has been of near Biblical proportions for a while now, but if anything, it’s getting greater. And, divine intervention might be the only thing that could change that any time soon. FULL STORY