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  1. Could Braxton Miller be Alabama's Solution at Quarterback?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Roll Bama Roll

    Braxton Miller is a former Heisman Candidate, an electrifying talent and a rising senior. But is he the answer to Alabama's quarterback question? - Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports In April, the Paul Finebaum show is a barren wasteland of Football Only Gumps yelling the wildest conjecture into telephones and over radio waves.

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  2. Don't sleep on these prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Sports Network

    And hitting on the majority of your first-round picks is certainly a prerequisite to prosperity in the league but the really good organizations set themselves apart during Day 3 of the process when all the big names are off the board and Rich Eisen has to occasionally fumble through his homework while announcing a name, secretly hoping Mike Mayock jumps in with a nugget of information. At this point everyone understands what players like Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Leonard Williams or Amari Cooper bring to the table so it's time to take a look at some of those lesser-known draft prospects who could make an impact down the road.

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  3. Dont'a Hightower tells Alabama players 'not to stray away' from what was built before themRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Alabama Live

    The school had suffered through poor coaching hires and mediocre seasons for most of the 1990s and 2000s, but Hightower's recruiting class put the program back on track. It was Nick Saban's first real recruiting class at Alabama, and it paid off tremendously.

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  4. Extra Points: Don't sleep on these prospectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KAVU

    And hitting on the majority of your first-round picks is certainly a prerequisite to prosperity in the league but the really good organizations set themselves apart during Day 3 of the process when all the big names are off the board and Rich Eisen has to occasionally fumble through his homework while announcing a name, secretly hoping Mike Mayock jumps in with a nugget of information. At this point everyone understands what players like Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Leonard Williams or Amari Cooper bring to the table so it's time to take a look at some of those lesser-known draft prospects who could make an impact down the road.

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  5. Why you shouldn't worry about Alabama's QB battle: Lane Kiffin's got thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Alabama Live

    Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin celebrates as ArDarius Stewart catches a TD pass from Blake Barnett during A-Day on April 18, 2015 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Did you watch the doomsday scenario play out Saturday in Tuscaloosa? Did you see Alabama's five quarterbacks combine to throw six interceptions during the A-Day Game? Did you hear Nick Saban say afterward that he could play quarterback better than some of those guys? One word of advice, Chicken Little: Breathe.

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  6. Why Alabama captains ceremony at Denny Chimes was so emotional for Blake SimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Alabama Live

    Blake Sims, Amari Cooper and Jalston Fowler were immortalized at the walk of fame before A-Day, April 18, 2015. Thirteen completions in 30 attempts made Blake Sims' 2014 A-Day a rough one.

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  7. Only Duke can keep Heisman from WinstonRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The quarterback of No. 1 Florida State will not be charged with sexually assaulting a woman who accused him of raping her about a year ago.

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  8. A-Days of the Nick Saban coaching eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Alabama Live

    Day 2007 White defeats Crimson, 20-13, in front of 92,138 in Nick Saban's A-Day debut. MVP DJ Hall had five catches for 87 yards and a touchdown.

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  9. Jameis Winston reportedly scores 27 on Wonderlic testRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Erie Times News

    Jameis Winston reportedly scored a 27 on the Wonderlic test, putting him in a similar range as future Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning. Winston, according to a report from Yahoo" s Charles Robinson, scored a 27 out of 50 on the aptitude test NFL teams use to measure the intelligence of potential prospects at the annual scouting combine.

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  10. Alabama tight end having productive spring following frustrating sophomore seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Alabama Live

    Alabama tight end O.J. Howard works through drills during Alabama's 12th spring football practice, a scrimmage, Saturday, April 11, 2015, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Vasha Hunt/vhunt@al.com ORG XMIT: ALBIN401 O.J. Howard caught a short pass near the sideline during Alabama's first scrimmage of the spring, eluded potential tacklers and ran around 50 yards for a touchdown.

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  11. Old becomes new: Jim McElwain's Florida offense will be evolution, not revolutionRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Alligator Army

    In the realm of nature, the season of spring brings new life. This is most certainly the case with this season's Florida Gators, and in their upcoming spring game, they'll be unveiling a new up-tempo offense with passing yards and passing TDs as far as the stat sheet can record.

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  12. 10 College Football QBs with Most to Prove in 2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | BleacherReport

    College football is a team game, but the quarterback position holds more importance than any other on the field. Because of this, the pressure on these players is often far greater than on any of their teammates, and this usually includes the expectation that they'll be able to do what it takes to lead their teams to success.

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  13. Could the Bengals Draft A Quarterback In The Second Round?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | StripeHype

    Nov 8, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; UCLA Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley passes against the Washington Huskies during the third quarter at Husky Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports Yesterday, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reported that the Bengals were taking a closer look at the UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley .

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  14. Former Alabama quarterback transferring for a second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Alabama Live

    Alabama quarterback Luke Del Rio throws in drills during Alabama's Thursday football practice, Thursday, October 31, 2013, at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Oregon State announced Del Rio was transferring after one season with the Beavers.

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  15. AJ McCarron has competition for No. 2 QB spot on Cincinnati BengalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Alabama Live

    Cincinnati Bengals quarterback AJ McCarron overcame shoulder issues to reach the team's active roster in December during the 2014 NFL regular season. As promised, the Cincinnati Bengals have brought in another quarterback to compete with AJ McCarron for the backup spot when the team begins its offseason drills on April 20. Two days after the Bengals drafted McCarron out of Alabama in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft, they released Josh Johnson, who had been their backup quarterback during the 2013 season.

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  16. Nick Saban offers unprompted praise for Alabama quarterback Jake CokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Alabama Live

    Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker works through drills at the sixth spring football practice, Monday, March 30, 2015, at the Mal Moore Athletic Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Vasha Hunt/vhunt@al.com ORG XMIT: ALBIN401 "Negative," a smiling Kelly said.

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  17. Hue Jackson talks QB competition; possible addition of Denarius MooreRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Cincy Jungle

    Hue Jackson knows the value of having an experienced backup QB. He also knows the value of having a receiver who can stretch the field.

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  18. Live at 9 with Roy S. Johnson: So the College Football Playoff...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Alabama Live

    We have a good idea whom the starting QBs will be, but at least one may not be the starter at the end of the year. Most college football fans didn't know whether to celebrate or cringe yesterday after the NCAA told us the organization wasn't going to change a thing about the still-new College Football Playoff process for selecting the four teams that will compete for the national championship.

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  19. Will Ferrell has advice for Johnny ManzielRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2013 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    June 2012 - Before Johnny Manziel became 'Johnny Football' he had a mugshot. He had a misdemeanor charge for getting in an altercation at a bar and supplying a fake identity.

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  20. If the Cincinnati Bengals 'wake up,' could AJ McCarron be their quarterback in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Alabama Live

    Could former Alabama star AJ McCarron be the Cincinnati Bengals' No. 1 quarterback option for the 2016 season? If Adam Schein's prediction for Cincinnati starter Andy Dalton comes true, that could be the case.

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