Alabama bowl projections after 6-1 start
Pundits around the country are still counting on a big bowl game for Alabama.
The Crimson Tide have been bowl-projection darlings for the past few weeks, and that was not going to change after they drubbed Texas A&M, 41-23, in College Station last Saturday.
Of the seven predictions we’ve gathered, four writers believe that ‘Bama will be making another national title run, while all seven think the Crimson Tide will play in a New Year’s Six bowl.
- CBSSports.com (Jerry Palm) — Cotton Bowl (College Football Playoff) vs. TCU
- CollegeSportsMadness.com — Orange Bowl (College Football Playoff) vs. Michigan State
- ESPN (Dave Ostendorf) — Sugar Bowl (no opponent listed)
- ESPN (Mark Schlabach) — Orange Bowl (College Football Playoff) vs. Baylor
- ESPN (Brett McMurphy) — Sugar Bowl vs. TCU
- SBNation.com (Jason Kirk) — Orange Bowl (College Football Playoff) vs. Baylor
- SportingNews.com (Bill Bender) — Sugar Bowl vs. TCU
- Brother of NFL star impersonating Tennessee QB Josh Dobbs on Alabama scout team
- A.J. McCarron’s wife not happy naked players were shown on TV
- Nick Saban taking a closer look at one of Southeast’s top receivers
- Former Alabama running back arrested following gun-related charges
- QB Blake Barnett returns to practice; C Ryan Kelly still out