nick saban

August 11, 2012 - 10:13 am
Alabama coach Nick Saban worked with Bill Belichick for several seasons in Cleveland, and probably knows the intricacies of a Belichick defense better than most. That's what makes this video (from our friends at Smart Football so fascinating to watch -- at a recent press conference, Saban was asked...
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July 12, 2012 - 10:35 am
The daughter of Alabama football coach Nick Saban is being sued by one of her sorority sisters after the two got into a fight after a night of drinking on Aug. 28, 2010. Kristen Saban and her sorority sister Sarah Grimes got into a fight while playing a drinking game when Saban posted something on...
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May 11, 2012 - 9:35 am
FOXBORO -- After a college career that included working as the defensive centerpiece on a national championship team, linebacker Dont'€™a Hightower is back to square one. The rookie out of Alabama was one of a handful of young guys who opened up their professional football careers at rookie...
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March 14, 2012 - 10:44 am
Here are five thoughts on what's gone on during Day 2 of NFL free agency and how it relates to the Patriots: 1. Per a league source, the Patriots will host safety Steve Gregory on a visit Wednesday afternoon. Gregory is a 29-year-old undrafted free agent out of Syracuse who has spent six years in...
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February 11, 2012 - 1:29 pm
By Greg Cameron Just six days removed from last Sunday'€™s Super Bowl loss to the Giants , Patriots coach Bill Belichick hit the links as a part of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am as the amateur playing partner of PGA golfer Ricky Barnes . Currently, the pair sits in a tie for seventh place in...
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December 07, 2011 - 3:05 am
Welcome to Wednesday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WEDNESDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NHL : Flyers at Sabres, 7:30 p.m. (Versus) College basketball : Central Connecticut at Michigan State , 7 p.m. (ESPNU...
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December 16, 2010 - 8:54 am
FOXBORO '€” The five most important things you need to know about the Patriots on Thursday: 1. The highlight of most Thursdays is the appearance of defensive lineman Vince Wilfork , and he certainly didn'€™t disappoint this week. In an almost 10-minute Q&A with reporters he discussed a...
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July 07, 2010 - 8:48 pm
The Jets signing of UMass offensive lineman Vladimir Ducasse Wednesday should have an impact on the Patriots on a couple of levels: First, eagle-eyed Tweeter @Rich_The_Hill made an excellent point as soon as the deal was announced '€” with Ducasse going at No. 61 overall and the Patriots taking...
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November 23, 2009 - 8:32 pm
A week ago, Bill Belichick was not in the most cheerful of spirits after his failed decision to go for a fourth-and-2 from his own 28-yard line. Now, seven days later, Belichick can sit back in his office in jollier spirits after the Patriots overpowered Rex Ryan's Jets, 31-14, in a Sunday...
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