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  • Position Thoughts: Defensive line

    Position Thoughts: Defensive line

    What we know, what we don't know and what we're about to find out about the Alabama defensive line as the Crimson Tide nears the completion of spring drills ... More

  • Saban's Five Stars

    Saban's Five Stars

    Since 2008, UA head coach Nick Saban has signed 26, 247sports.com Composite five-star recruits. Check inside for a complete rundown of how those players have fared at UA ... More

  • The trench connection

    The trench connection

    After following teammate D.J. Pettway to Alabama, junior-college defensive tackle Jarren Reed could potentially make an immediate contribution with the Crimson Tide: More

  • 2013 Re-rank: 5-star second look

    2013 Re-rank: 5-star second look

    We take a look at how we might reshuffle the 5-star rankings for the class of 2013 based on what we know today and projecting for NFL potential. Is a franchise QB on top?

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  • BOL Midseason Awards

    BOL Midseason Awards

    BamaOnline looks at key contributors and events that have helped shape the fist half of the Crimson Tide's 2013 season. More

  • Hackenberg is top true freshman

    Hackenberg is top true freshman

    Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg's performance in his team's four-OT win over Michigan earned him 247Sports True Freshman of the Week honors. More

  • 247Composite five-star impact

    247Composite five-star impact

    A large group of true freshmen have had an impact on college football at the mid-point of the season, and many were five-stars in the 2013 247Composite. We break them down. More

  • Five Freshmen of Influence

    Five Freshmen of Influence

    Each week during the 2013 season, BOL will highlight five freshmen -- either redshirt or true -- who are making strong contributions for the Crimson Tide ... More

  • 247Composite: 5-star instant impact

    247Composite: 5-star instant impact

    The majority of the five-star talent in the 2013 class has already been making noise this preseason. We break them down and tell you who to be watching for this weekend. More

  • Signee Update: A'Shawn Robinson

    Signee Update: A'Shawn Robinson

    We continue BOL's annual series updating members of Alabama's signing class with five-star Texas native, A'Shawn Robinson. Get inside for more on the standout lineman. More

  • Big 12 Signing Day Superlatives

    Big 12 Signing Day Superlatives

    What things stood out on National Signing Day in the Big 12 Conference? 247Sports gives our take in this breakdown of the Big 12 Superlatives. More

  • Five-star Robinson rolls with Tide

    Five-star Robinson rolls with Tide

    Alabama has landed another 247Composite five-star with Fort Worth lineman A'Shawn Robinson announcing his intentions to sign with the Tide. Get inside for more on his pledge. More

  • Five-star Finish

    Five-star Finish

    Alabama has a number of targets remaining on the board with National Signing Day less than 24 hours out. Get inside for more what to expect on Wednesday. More

  • The State of DT

    The State of DT

    The loss of A'Shawn Robinson hurts a lot more than just downgrading Texas' recruiting class. Heading into the 2013 season, the Horns have big issues at defensive tackle. More

  • BOL Recruiting Forecast (2/4)

    BOL Recruiting Forecast (2/4)

    BamaOnline provides the latest prediction on which programs the Crimson Tide's top targets will end up selecting on National Signing Day. More

  • The Eyes

    The Eyes

    How will things finish with A'Shawn Robinson, Dontre Wilson, and Andrew Billings? This week's Eyes of Texas breaks it all down with signing day now just two days away. More

  • Bombshell Coming?

    Bombshell Coming?

    Hookem.com has the latest developments in the recruitment of five-star defensive tackle commit A'Shawn Robinson. More

  • The 2013 Fab 55

    The 2013 Fab 55

    For the third straight year Hookem.com and 247Sports are powering the Austin American Statesman's Fabulous 55. See who made the cut in this year's final rankings. More

  • Recruiting Scuttlebutt

    Recruiting Scuttlebutt

    We're down to just a matter of days away from national signing day. As Wednesday closes in we offer the latest whispers on Texas' biggest remaining targets. More

  • Flip Watch- III

    Flip Watch- III

    The latest projections on prospects who are wavering in their current commitments and very well could end up signing elsewhere one week from today. More

  • Where Things Stand

    Where Things Stand

    Feeling dizzy with all of the recruiting news going down? We've got a full rundown of where things stand for the Longhorns one week until signing day. More

  • Tide surging with Texas commit

    Tide surging with Texas commit

    BOL has the latest on Alabama target and Texas commit A'Shawn Robinson following his in-home visit with Nick Saban on Monday. More

  • BOL Recruiting Forecast (1/29)

    BOL Recruiting Forecast (1/29)

    With signing day nearly one week away, BamaOnline forecasts where the Tide's top targets will fax their letters of intent on February 6. More

  • Recruiting Scuttlebutt

    Recruiting Scuttlebutt

    What's next for the Longhorns after two commitments in three days? We've checked in with sources to see what's coming for Texas on the recruiting trail with NSD closing in. More

  • A Stellar Haul

    A Stellar Haul

    With the addition of four-star offensive guard Rami Hammad, Texas has put together one of the best OL classes in the country. Let's break down how each commit fits with UT. More

  • The 2-4-7

    The 2-4-7

    What will a Desmond Harrison commit do for Texas? What are the biggest priorities as NSD nears? I'll answer those questions and more in this MLK Day edition of 'The 2-4-7'. More

  • The Eyes

    The Eyes

    A couple top targets will announce this week - one today - and Texas is trying to get a few others on last-minute visitors to Austin before NSD. Go inside to get the latest. More

  • The Very Latest

    The Very Latest

    There are a ton of moving pieces with national signing day less than three weeks away. Hookem catches you up on all of Texas' moves as it looks to close out 2013 strong. More

  • Time To Worry?

    Time To Worry?

    A'Shawn Robinson is poised to visit Alabama this weekend. So the question is, should Texas fans be worried their five-star recruit is spending time with the national champs? More

  • The Very Latest

    The Very Latest

    There are a ton of moving pieces with national signing day exactly three weeks from today. Hookem catches you up on all of Texas' moves as it looks to close out 2013 strong. More

  • Breaking Down the Final Top247

    Breaking Down the Final Top247

    The final Top247 was released on Monday. Here are some of my thoughts on how the Longhorn commits finished in the final rankings update of the 2013 recruiting cycle. More

  • Make or Breaks For 2013

    Make or Breaks For 2013

    Texas is going to bring in a smaller class than most in 2013, making it even more important that they avoid busts. Here are five that will make or break this year's class. More

  • The Recruiting Breakdown - Defense

    The Recruiting Breakdown - Defense

    What is Texas doing to add to its class before the Feb. 6 signing day? Hookem continues its recruiting breakdown with a look at who it may add to the six defensive pledges. More

  • Stock Report: Army All-Americans

    Stock Report: Army All-Americans

    With the U.S. Army All-American Bowl now over it's time to look at how the Longhorn commits fared and what their recruiting stock looks like after a week in San Antonio. More

  • The 2-4-7

    The 2-4-7

    In this edition of The 2-4-7 it's plenty of recruiting talk as we head down the home stretch to signing day with the January all-star games now in the rearview mirror. More

  • A'Shawn Breaks it Down

    A'Shawn Breaks it Down

    Four-star lineman A'Shawn Robinson remains committed to Texas, but he's already taken two official visits and has another one scheduled before his next trip to Austin. More

  • Army Bowl: West Monday standouts

    Army Bowl: West Monday standouts

    Despite rainy weather, the Army All-American Bowl practices got under way on Monday and a few players, led by a pair of LSU and Texas commits, had standout performances. More

  • U.S. Army All-America Bowl: West

    U.S. Army All-America Bowl: West

    Players arrive for the U.S. Army All-America Bowl in San Antonio on Sunday. A preview of the West team led by nine USC commits, seven Texas pledges & five from LSU & Texas A&M More

  • Bama takes the top spot

    Bama takes the top spot

    Alabama has taken over the No. 1 spot in the 247Sports team football recruiting rankings for the 2013 cycle. More

  • The Daily 5: Priority Prospects

    The Daily 5: Priority Prospects

    In this edition of The Daily 5 I'll give you five prospects who are vital to the Texas Longhorns being able to close out the 2013 recruiting class on a high note. More

  • A'Shawn Speaks

    A'Shawn Speaks

    Fort Worth Arlington Heights four-star Texas Longhorn commit A'Shawn Robinson spoke to Hookem.com on Friday to talk about his visit schedule and more. More

  • Banquet Weekend Preview

    Banquet Weekend Preview

    The banquet weekend is always a time when the Horns host a number of recruits. This year they'll host four key uncommitted targets that could potentially fill big needs. More

  • The Eyes

    The Eyes

    The Eyes of Texas take a look at the latest on A'Shawn Robinson, who's expected to be in Austin for the banquet weekend this week, some new names to know and much more. More

  • 2013 Recruiting Board: Defense

    2013 Recruiting Board: Defense

    With only about two months left until signing day Texas currently has the country's 8th-ranked class. However, UT still has a number of key positions that need to be filled. More

  • Recruiting breakdown: The Big 12

    Recruiting breakdown: The Big 12

    The Texas Longhorns lead the way again in recruiting in the Big 12, but there are some good things happening several schools around the conference. We break it all down. More

  • The Eyes

    The Eyes

    This week's Eyes has news on an a few upcoming announcements, some new names to know in the 2014 class, updates on UT commits A'Shawn Robinson and Kyle Hicks, and much more. More

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