History

Alabama's Homecoming Elephants

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With Alabama's homecoming week upon us, Roll Bama Roll looks back at the history of bringing live elephants to the campus for the celebrations.

The Founding Fathers of SEC Football

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Roll Bama Roll is getting ready to open the Crimson Tide's Southeastern Conference schedule with a little history exam. How many founders of the conference's football programs can you identify?

Alabama vs. Penn State: The Game Programs

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Roll Bama Roll looks at the history of the Alabama vs. Penn State rivalry through the game programs.

Alabama's 1961 National Championship Season

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Fifty years ago this season, Alabama claimed it's first national championship under Paul W. Bryant. Roll Bama Roll takes a look back at that the Crimson Tide's groundbreaking undefeated 1961 season.

Great Plays in Alabama History: JPW to Matt Caddell

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RBR looks back at the first big win of the Nick Saban era at Alabama.

Great Plays in Alabama History: Bobby Humphrey TD Against Penn State

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RBR looks back at a classic moment in the history of the Alabama v. Penn State rivalry.

Howard Schnellenberger and The Alabama Crimson Tide

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Fifty years ago, Schnellenberger was an Alabama assistant and the Crimson Tide accrued three national championships while he roamed the sidelines in Tuscaloosa.

Great Plays in Shula Play Calling History: Wilson to McClain

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When deciding to start this series of posts about less remembered, but still great plays in Alabama history, I didn't really take into account how recent most of the stuff on YouTube is. Sure,...

Great Moments in Alabama History: Croyle to Prothro

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Our program has no shortage of iconic moments. They're plentiful enough and ingrained in our collective consciousness to the point where they have nicknames like "The Run in the Mud," 'The Goal...

The Gene Stallings Era In Retrospect

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OTS looks back on the highs and lows of Gene Stalling's legacy as head coach of Alabama.

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