The Early Lead: Nick Saban


Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 01/14/2014

Nick Saban reminds Alabama players about those losses

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By Cindy Boren  |  11:24 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 12/14/2013

Nick Saban stays at Alabama, blasts reports that he’d replace Mack Brown at Texas

Crimson Tide coach said, “I never considered going to Texas.“

By Cindy Boren  |  02:21 PM ET, 12/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 12/12/2013

A.J. McCarron: Nick Saban “told me he’s not leaving” Alabama

Crimson Tide quarterback says Saban’s wife Terry won’t let him leave Tuscaloosa.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:51 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.J. McCarron, College Football, Nick Saban

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 12/11/2013

Nick Saban to Texas? “No chance,” Kirk Herbstreit says

Technically, Mack Brown still has the Longhorns’ job.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:17 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alabama, College Football, Nick Saban, Texas

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Alabama safety HaHa Clinton-Dix suspended indefinitely

Crimson Tide won’t play a ranked team in October., with Georgia State next.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:17 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alabama, College Football, HaHa Clinton-Dix, Nick Saban

Posted at 06:44 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Nick Saban on Texas: “I’m too damn old to start over”

Alabama coach says he isn’t leaving if the Longhorns were to fire Mack Brown.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:44 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Alabama’s Kenny Bell expected to return after “personal day”

Nick Saban met with wide receiver, who'd tweeted Monday that he was quitting football.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:17 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alabama, College Football, Kenny Bell, Nick Saban

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 06/18/2013

Alabama recruit uses baby sister to announce his decision (video)

There's a little Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute thrown in for good measure.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:31 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 02/26/2013

Alabama offers eighth-grader a scholarship after LSU

Running back/linebacker from Baton Rouge shows promise. But first -- high school!

By Cindy Boren  |  03:02 PM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:38 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Nick Saban has "closed the door" on the NFL. He means it.

The Alabama coach swears he's staying put. Really. He means it.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:38 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 01/02/2013

Nick Saban to NFL? He says no, report says.

Remember, though, that Alabama's coach has said he isn't leaving before.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:09 PM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alabama, College Football, Nick Saban