Is it any surprise that Nick Saban's crew starts the year on top? Clemson, led by QB DJ Uiagalelei, and Oklahoma, behind star Spencer Rattler, are looking to close the gap.
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- Approved Saban deal hits $11.5M in final year
- Sources: Young signed over $800K in NIL deals
- Coach Shaw: Young's NIL deals help Tide recruit
- Alabama lands No. 38 overall prospect Murphy
Alabama coach Nick Saban will make $8.7 million this year, with his salary set to increase annually, topping out at $11.5 million in the final year.
Oklahoma remains QBU, but who makes the Sooners' Mount Rushmore of signal callers? And which schools produce the best at the other positions? ESPN Stats & Info crunches the numbers to let us know.
Alabama quarterback Bryce Young, who has yet to start a game in his young career, has already signed deals using his name, image and likeness that are worth more than $800,000, according to sources.
The future of the sport may be unknown, but with the first college football games just a month away, we rank the stability of each college football program for the 2021 season based on coaching, roster and on-field performance.
Texas would benefit greatly by moving to the SEC. But how would Oklahoma, Texas A&M and other SEC and Big 12 schools be affected?
Stanford football coach David Shaw says Alabama QB Bryce Young's seven-figure NIL deals could be a great recruiting tool for Alabama.
Alabama added its fourth ESPN 300 commitment in July on Sunday when linebacker Shawn Murphy announced his commitment to the Crimson Tide.
Texas A&M and TCU improved their recruiting profiles when it came to changing conferences, while Nebraska continued to fall.
Auburn quarterback Bo Nix not only backed up the strong words of a teammate directed toward Alabama on Thursday, he doubled down, telling reporters at SEC media days that they don't fear their in-state rivals.
Alabama coach Nick Saban was reticent on Wednesday to provide any sweeping predictions about how athletes being able to profit off their name, image and likeness will impact the sport of college football.
Alabama coach Nick Saban says sophomore quarterback Bryce Young is nearing $1M in endorsement deals since the NCAA allowed athletes to profit off their name, image and likeness. Young is the presumptive favorite to be named the Crimson Tide's starter.
Booker is the No. 7-ranked prospect overall in the 2022 class and follows a recent trend of five-star linemen from IMG Academy committing to Alabama.
Penn State, Alabama and Oklahoma were among the teams to rise up the recruiting class rankings, while Georgia, FSU, Texas A&M and USC all fell.
There's a new No. 1-ranked prospect in the Class of 2022, but Walter Nolen wasn't the only player to climb the rankings.