FWAA Alabama News

Four finalists named for 2022 Bronko Nagurski Trophy

Four finalists for the 2022 Bronko Nagurski Trophy, one of them last year’s winner, another representing the top team in the current College Football Playoff rankings and two of the nation’s premier defensive linemen were named Wednesday by the Football Writers Association of America and the Charlotte Touchdown Club as candidates for the award honoring the nation’s top defensive player. One finalist’s team has already clinched a spot in his conference championship game and another can clinch a spot with a win on Saturday. 

Freshman Focus: Week 5

A look at the top performances from freshman players and first-year head coaches in Week 5 of the 2022 college football season.

Future SEC football foes take the classroom to the field on Sept. 10

College football fans in Alabama and Texas are already counting down the days until Sept. 10 when the Crimson Tide plays the Longhorns in Austin in a preview of a future Southeastern Conference showdown. For eight sports media students – four from each school – this is a class project of a lifetime, boiling down months of Google tracking and Zoom calls into eight hours of fast-paced, locally produced game day coverage. It will be the first of this kind of collaboration by any two university sports media programs in the country.

ALABAMA'S ANDERSON WINS 2021 BRONKO NAGURSKI TROPHY

Linebacker leads Crimson Tide's surge to Playoff's top seed

2021 BRONKO NAGURSKI TROPHY FINALISTS UNVEILED

Three defensive standouts will vie for National Defensive Player of the Year honors

2021 OUTLAND TROPHY SEMIFINALISTS UNVEILED

Six standout interior linemen tabbed by FWAA

ALABAMA'S ANDERSON JR. IS BRONKO NAGURSKI NATIONAL DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Sophomore linebacker has four sacks in drubbing of Mississippi State