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Nick Saban returns and Bama rolls on

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – We should have known all along that Nick Saban wouldn’t miss a day of work. He was always more machinic than humans during his time in public – a creature of routine and process that had done little worse than sniffing during his six national championship runs. He had hip surgery last year and the day after …

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Alabama’s soccer coach Nick Saban was able to return immediately after the third negative COVID-19 test

Alabama’s soccer coach Nick Saban has been returning to the sidelines for Saturday night’s showdown against Georgia No. 3 after his third consecutive negative test for COVID-19, the school said. Sources told ESPN that Saban had been informed that he had been cleared to return shortly before 12:30 p.m. ET. He immediately left his house with a state trooper to …

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Source – Alabama Crimson Tide’s Nick Saban has second direct negative coronavirus test

A second test by Alabama’s soccer coach Nick Saban on Friday showed he was negative for COVID-19, a source told ESPN’s Tom Rinaldi, increasing the chances that Saban will train against Georgia on Saturday night. According to the sources, Alabama officials found out about the second negative test Friday afternoon, and Saban had been retested early Saturday. Crimson Tide officials …

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Alabama’s trainer Nick Saban has a negative COVID-19 test

A subsequent test by Alabama’s trainer Nick Saban on Thursday showed he was negative for COVID-19, the university said on Friday afternoon. The news comes 48 hours after Saban’s first positive test, opening up the possibility that Saban could return to the home game against Georgia No. 3 on Saturday night. A testimony from Jeff Allen, the head coach for …

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Alabama’s soccer coach Nick Saban, sports director Greg Byrne, tests positive for COVID-19

Alabama’s trainer Nick Saban tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday and is self-isolating at home, the university said. Alabama sports director Greg Byrne also tested positive Wednesday, according to the school. “I found out this afternoon that I tested positive for COVID-19,” Saban said in a statement. “I left work immediately and am in isolation at home. At this point, …

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Alabama Crimson Tide’s Nick Saban cleared up the post-game comments, saying the defense always felt “a game behind them”.

Alabama’s manager Nick Saban tried Monday to clear up the comments he made following Saturday’s 63:48 win over Ole Miss. Saban told reporters during his regular weekly press conference on Monday that after the game he was referring to the feeling that his defense always had a game behind them. “Some of this is our problem with how we cover …

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Nick Saban warns the players after the sluggish second half in Missouri

Four days after Alabama’s 38:19 win in Missouri, Nick Saban’s frustration with the way his side played in the second half of the opening game was still palpable. Alabama was beaten in the second half at 16:10 and 209:99 by the Tigers, who scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter against a mix of tide starters and backups in defense. …

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Nick Saban: “We don’t support candidates”

Alabama’s coach Nick Saban said Tuesday he would not endorse a candidate in the upcoming presidential election but is encouraging his players to register to vote. “We have been running a number of voter registration training programs here recently,” said Saban during his opening speech at his video press conference. “The Athletics Civic Initiative in Alabama is something we continue …

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