Archive for April, 2009

Bammers get drafted

Monday, April 27th, 2009

What a difference a year makes. In the 2008 draft, Alabama sent 0 players in 7 rounds. Fucking embarrassing. Well, this year the Tide fared much better. We scoured the tubes to see what NFL fans thought of their incoming Alabama alum. Andre Smith Cincinnati Bengals The sixth overall pick seemed to be a foregone […]

Draft Day Boos

Saturday, April 25th, 2009

Brady Quinn Ted Ginn Jr The Jets Jets fans Boo Patriots pick before its called And of course, the Eagles boo Donovan, and 30,000 yards later, many still are

Bammers in the Draft

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

Draft talk always contains a huge, Jupiter sized asterisk. Football geeks extroidinaire Football Outsiders do a great job in summing that asterisk up in this post “Made, not Born”, college football fans could equally apply those lessons to recruiting, though the practice time is much less and the talent disparity is much greater. Several Alabama […]

For the Weenies

Monday, April 20th, 2009

Every Spring, the Bammers get their A-Day, where 2 squads square off, and the losers have to eat weenies for supper, not to be confused with your B-Day, which is the anniversary of your squirting out of your mom’s leathery baby-maker. BUT, in the words of LSU bloggers And the Valley Shook “the 2007 Alabama […]

A Smattering of Internet Redirections

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

Dr Saturday has a good piece on Viginia Tech; Tide vs Hokies kickoff in only about 5 months, jeeze time flies. An Auburn frat-rodeo video is making the rounds; nothing really special, rednecks love big sweaty animals. Regarding Andre Smith, Mel Kiper says that “Nick Saban has gone to bat for this kid” and thinks […]

Its good to have a B-Ball coach

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

Well, we’re really happy about the Anthony Grant hire, here at the Tower of Bammer corporate headquarters. You have to like how quickly the Athletic Dept identified Grant as a candidate and went after him, and now Georgia is probably moving on to their plan D candidate, after getting the cold shoulder from Mike Anderson. […]