Posted: 3:12 pm Friday, February 28th, 2014

Alabama’s Nick Saban welcomes Georgia kids 

By Michael Carvell

DB Darius Slayton of Greater Atlanta Christian (AJC)

DB Darius Slayton of Greater Atlanta Christian (AJC)

Some of the nation’s top prospects from Georgia are expected to attend Alabama’s Junior Day this weekend.

Here’s are some of the biggest names, per al.com and BamaOnline:

  • DT Trenton Thompson, Westover (Rivals No. 1 prospect for USA)
  • LB Roquan Smith of Macon County (top UGA target)
  • TE Jalen Wilkerson of Coffee (offers from Alabama and FSU)
  • OL Venzell Boulware of Creekside (Offers from Alabama and Florida)
  • WR Preston Williams, Lovejoy (Tennessee commit)
  • DB Darius Slayton, GAC (offers from UGA and Tech)
  • DB Micah Abernathy, GAC (offers from UGA and Tech)
  • DB Montrell Custis, Lovejoy (committed to Kentucky)
  • OL Dallas Warmack, Mays (committed to Alabama)

Alabama has seven commits for 2015, including Carver-Columbus DE Mehki Brown and Tucker DT Jonathan Ledbetter.

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70 comments
KeepOnSmilingWetWillie
KeepOnSmilingWetWillie

Possible 350Puppy could ruin the blog for errrbody. Bring a little fun, a few facts, and some B/S and we have a good ole time.

WhiskeyBreath
WhiskeyBreath

I like this Mike You have basically given us the facts and let us come up with our own conclusions.

Journalism 101. Nice job.

gbal
gbal

AJC flashing BAMA headlines again..... IN THE home state paper.

MUSCLECAR
MUSCLECAR

To show you the state of UGA and BAMA programs.



8-5 for UGA.................................Typical year



11-2 for BAMA............................Disappointing year. Always shooting for a Natty



Oh, and to followup on the # 1 recruiting class for 2014. Saw this on AJC SEC section :




Practically every forecast 5-star for the 2015 class has at least some interest in the Alabama Crimson Tide.






Also, this is what CMR stated in an article recently. Does not appear that he is all in on the UPTEMPO game as most you UGA fans think.





Alabama's Nick Saban, Georgia's Mark Richt want officiating crews to dictate tempo






"I think we need to have some kind of mechanism to make sure the officials are safely wherever they need to be, and not only safely in the right spot, but also in position to call the game properly," Richt said. "If we have to slow it down just a tad for that it would make sense to me."



So, should we call it the SABAN - CMR RULE ?



Get the facts before you spout off at the mouth.




Dawg350
Dawg350

Remember that corny thing you use to say...the Bama nation is always watching??? Whatever happened to that? Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha!

Dawg350
Dawg350

The only band of merry morons you know...is yourself and whiskey.......wooly booger! Lol!

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

The reason why Georgia fans hate BAMA:

  --BAMA fans bring facts to the discussion that are IRREFUTABLE

    --UGa fans bring opinions to the discussion unsubstantiated and therefore IRRELEVANT

You all want to post civilly without the half truths or downright lies some spew in the name of DawgNation, I'm game for good discussion.

Y'all want to keep up the shenanigans, I'm loaded for bear with an itchy trigger finger.

Of note, I don't go to UGA blogs...well, because I don't care.  Feel free to take y'alls besmirchment of all things Bama there.  Otherwise, come with y'alls facts when you denigrate the University of Alabama!!!!!!

I'll Be Waiting....... 

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@Dawg350 and The Band of Merry Morons


Got it.  Keep It Simple Stupid technique.


Georgia Football  =  WEST Georgia football in RELEVANCY (importance for you 350, NC, and Moist)


And IF Bama does lose 3 games next year, that's still 2 less than the Dawgs did this past year including VANDERBILT.  Hence, A LOSING STREAK to VANDY.  Only the most pertinent facts for you all!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

Dawg350
Dawg350

Bama really thinks they have a shot with Trenton Thompson?? Lmao!

Dawg350
Dawg350

I think UGA will finish with a better recruiting class in 2015...which is leading towards the take over for the UGA! Let it begin baby!

Dawg350
Dawg350

Excuse now....that dude loves to write essay's! Lmao!

Dawg350
Dawg350

The whole state of Alabama is on food stamps cuz none of them work...all they do is sit around and for football season to start....the whole state has no class! Lmao!

KeepOnSmilingWetWillie
KeepOnSmilingWetWillie

That 2 game streak was so bad Bama only finished 1st again in recruiting. How about them Dawgs?

michaeltheamerican
michaeltheamerican

I'll be those recruits in Tuscaloosa are very impressed by Alabama's current 2-game losing streak.


Probably even more impressed by how Saban has fit 93 player's stuff into 85 lockers. They're probably all wondering if they'll have to share lockers and equipment until Saban kicks 8 guys off the team before spring ball starts.It's coming....

michaeltheamerican
michaeltheamerican

Fact: Alabama claims a national championship from a year when they had 2 losses and didn't even finish in the AP top 20. They've made up half of their championships.

michaeltheamerican
michaeltheamerican

As of yesterday, Alabama still has 93 scholarship players on their roster. Because Saban offered more scholarships this year than Alabama has room for (85 is the NCAA limit), he will kick 8 players off the team prior to spring practice. There will be a documentary about Saban's scumbag recruiting tactics one day- the highlight will be interviews from all the players who THOUGHT they were getting 4-year scholarships, but then got kicked off the team midway through college. That's Alabama football. Doesn't happen to that extent elsewhere.

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

For today's newest inductee and one Old Faithful in The Band of Merry Morons, M & M below:


1980 (Y'alls Only one in NCAA History)

5 yards Short

5 Losses this past season

and One VERY ACTIVE LOSING STREAK to VANDERBILT.  VANDY.  Still laughing.


OWN'em. 


Moist, get with your "sources" concerning those FACTs.


And Mick, unless you have FACTUAL proof that anything not within the framework of NCAA rules is happening, you come across as just another BUTThurt Dawg fan who hates life and the thought that at the pace Georgia is on for winning National Championships, YOU WILL NEVER SEE ANOTHER IN YOUR LIFETIME!!


NCAA.com.  You CAN'T DENY FACTS.  You can only wish those FACTS matched the relevancy of your opinion of the Dawgs.  It DOESN'T and it WON'T. 

thebucket
thebucket

@MUSCLECAR Why didn't you include this line, "Still, Georgia coach Mark Richt, who mostly supports Malzahn's stance, says officials should be allowed to dictate the tempo."?

Dawg350
Dawg350

Muscler= excuse

Y'all type the same essay's! Haha!

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@Dawg350  


..............................and I'm pretty sure these past few days drives that point home definitively!!!!!!!


When you remember it, I don't have to remind you!

TideDawg
TideDawg

@WhatExcuseNow In the end do all of these insults and conversations matter? The game is played on the field.


Lived here....lived there....same type of people live in both places....the good, the bad, and the ugly. If insults make you feel better, what does that say about you.

Dawg350
Dawg350

Excuse....

What a liar you do go to UGA blogs....you go on the bill king blog and run your trap under the name the tide is rolling.......west georgia? You are really reaching their you sewer trash!

Contractor1
Contractor1

Per Wall Street Journal, Georgia - 20%, Alabama - 19% rely on food stamps.

You're a complete fool. I'm starting to believe you're either a high school that grew up in a Liberal household, or that your 45 years old and still living at your parents because you never fully developed.

Now I enjoy busting you up and showing how dumb you are on these blogs, but it's getting pathetic. Your limp attempts to break us down fall short and even Georgia fans can't stand you, minus your boy NCDawg, whom nobody can stand either, even his own fan base.

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

Oh STUPID ONE.


Those titles presented on NCAA.com are not school claimed.  NO.  Those are the ones that the Official Governing Body of College Athletics, the N.C.A.A. deems LEGITIMATE TITLES.


Look at it this way, even using your theory presented here, Bama still has 6 times the titles UGA shows.  So when you keep blabbering about recruits and how they should look elsewhere besides UA, are you wanting them to come to Georgia where y'all have as many titles, 1, as West Georgia College (Div III), 2 less than Tech (FBS), 5 less than GA Southern (FCS), but one more than Wesleyan College in Macon (all female school)?


Time for you to roll on into church and pray that 1980 trophy won't be the only one for UGA in your LIFETIME.  But odds are not in your favor.  UGA - 119 years of football / Exactly 1 trophy!!


FACTS DON'T LIE NO MATTER HOW MUCH YOU WANT GEORGIA FOOTBALL TO BE RELEVANT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Bring it on back Loser.  I have plenty more for your Band of Merry Morons.  Or seek out the actual UGA blogs where y'all can comfort each other about that Vandy losing streak y'all own. 

UnderTheBleacherstoo
UnderTheBleacherstoo

@michaeltheamerican


By the way, I am not sure where you got your numbers, but the real numbers are Alabama is at 83 scholarships including all signees,  Apparently you are reading some really bad information.  I guess players deciding to give up football and transferring on their own is getting run off in your eyes.   You forgot to take the two players signed in 2013 who were medically ruled out off of your list, but I guess when Saban keeps them in the program to work with the team does not count.  Your numbers are just flat out wrong.  By the way, you will not ANY player saying they were "KICKED OFF the team unless they failed to meet academic standards and that is a NCAA rule, SEC rule not and Alabama rule.

Get a Clue!

UnderTheBleacherstoo
UnderTheBleacherstoo

@michaeltheamerican


You are one of those guys who reads Georgia Bulldog blogs and believes everything he reads negatively about UGA's rivals.  Apparently you have zero clue as to how many players are actually on all academic scholarships, which is more than 7.  How many players do you know turned down scholarships to other FBS schools to walk on at Georgia? Alabama has 4 and they were all 3 and 4 start players not some tag along player. 

I guess we have all heard about how many scholarships UGA was down three years ago because players left the program early, were dismissed, or graduated early and we also heard all the excuses made by many fans of Georgia football.


Keep up the excuse making and pointing the fingers, it is all you have.

Dewnsav
Dewnsav

@WhatExcuseNow  WEN...what a wildly inanae rant...is it any wonder people hate Bama ??...go dogs

Dewnsav
Dewnsav

@WhatExcuseNow  WEN...what a wildly inane rant...is it any wonder why people hate Bama ??...go dogs

MoistDawg
MoistDawg

@WhatExcuseNow  i dont need to proove anything you and i both know whats going on there thats why only people from alabama consider there championships legitimate. 

WhiskeyBreath
WhiskeyBreath

@thebucket @MUSCLECAR

Huge difference huh, both of them want to slow it down. Bucke head.

I ealize you hate Saban, I would hate his guts myself if he kicked my butt

twice in a row and recruited Ga's best players. The worst think he does

is he makes you question the direction of the Ga program.

WHAT A Jerk!

WhiskeyBreath
WhiskeyBreath

@Dawg350 I promisd the mutts I would run you off.

Jeff Schultz loves the dogs and he will blow rainbows up your backside.

He could appreciate a fan like you.

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@TideDawg


Ahhh….look, CrimsonTide-Bulldog trying to entice conversation and make ONE…just ONE Friend.  I’m NOT that GUY!  Try CRAIG’s LIST or the local SPCA.  Surely, they’ll have ONE for you.  Also, pick A team or are you a coattail rider of whomever is doing better that week?

Take your sanctimonious BS, turn it sideways and stick it straight up your Gl0ry H0le.  I was born in Bama and raised in Georgia.  I have spent the better part of 2 decades traipsing about the World in combat.  Never have I heard more boisterous bullcrap on a daily basis than Bulldawg fans serve up either in person or via social media.  Considering Georgia (119 years) has played football one year longer than Alabama (118 years) and has EXACTLY 1 trophy to show for it, it does not take a genius to deduce that all that smack talk you hear from this riff-raff amounts to exactly SQUAT as WEST GEORGIA can claim the same amount of titles as UGA. That's a FACT.  And then you have Idiots like NCDumb@$$ who has attempted on several occasions to squelch members of BamaNation from responding in kind with facts relating Bama's dominance in College football history as compared to Georgia's Irrelevancy during that same period using his blowhard hyperbole to justify why Bama fans should just let his Band of Merry Morons speak their unsubstantiated opinions without us responding in kind with the facts we possess.

These guys chose to fan the flames.  I chose to burn their's and your Dawghouse to the ground.

Deal with it.

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@Dawg350  


I  w i l l  t y p e  t h i s  s l o w l y  s o  Y O U  u n d e r s t a n d   3  5  0.


I A M  N O T  T I D E  R O L L I N G.  


Although,

It sounds like the only things this TIDE ROLLING and I have in common is a passion for Bama football and an intolerance of obnoxious Dawgfan's drivel.


Good for him.  


How does that feel to know that in your own state, UGA rates equal to WEST GEORGIA and just above WESLEYAN COLLEGE for WOMEN in relevancy of football?  It must sting along with that VANDY LOSING STREAK.  


Someone should really revoke this guy's keyboard privileges before I hurt his and DawgNation's feelings with facts. 


You post civilly. I post civilly.  That is All. 

Dawg350
Dawg350

Contractor

Well you're a complete SNOB! Also Wall Street is not a 100 percent accurate...I think y'all have more people on stamps. I couldn't care less what my fan base thinks about me...sure I would like for them to like me...but if not...life goes on you gump. Funny thing is once your tide losses 3 games this year...the whole state of Bama will have absolutely nothing!

Dawg350
Dawg350

1 loss to a team is not a streak budro! You don't mention that we beat them 48-3...in 2012 and Richt is 11-2 against them.....Bama once lost to ULM....remember that?

thebucket
thebucket

@WhiskeyBreath @thebucket@MUSCLECAR Uh, actually, I don't hate anyone because I don't measure my self-worth based upon what happens in a football game between 18-22 year olds. And actually when you read CMR's comments in context with his other statements he most certainly does not want the game slowed down for tactical purposes or substitutions. The author of the al.com article was trying to make it seem like other coaches (other than Bielema of course) agreed with Saban, but even the author said Richt "mostly supports Malzahn's stance".

WhiskeyBreath
WhiskeyBreath

@Dawg350 The more I think about it, Jeff doesn't hold a candle to Chip.

Chip will welcome you with open arms. He can use your help to blow smoke up Brother. Everytime you come up with Ga being the N.C.'s , 

he will praise you. He doesn't care for fans that can reason.   

WhiskeyBreath
WhiskeyBreath

@NickFury @WhatExcuseNow

Nick, did you just move down south?

The only sport that matters down here is football.

I wish it wasn't like that, but it is. So all those other NC's

you claim Ga has, nobody cares.   

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@NickFury  


You definitely need to take your talents to a cheerleading or tennis blog.


Thanks for the information above though.  I did find it interesting.  Just not the proper forum.

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@NickFury


Are ou serious????????

On a football blog, you are pointing out the exploits of UGA's tennis, lady basketball, golf, and cheerleading teams?

Way to ride their coattails..........................


W-I-N-N-N

NickFury
NickFury

@WhatExcuseNow


Well....if we look at athletic programs not just football as we all know Bammer is a one hit wonder. Bammer has 21 athletic programs and in its history has won 24 National Championships. UGA has 18 athletic programs and has won 39 National Championships. Riddle me that Batman!!!

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@Dawg350  


OU did beat us like a rented mule.

I assume it was particularly sweet for you after watching the Cornhuskers c0rnh0le y'all.


C0rnh0le?  Ask your Band of Merry Morons.

Dawg350
Dawg350

It was just 1 loss...not a streak....2 games or more is a streak! Let me tell you something! Oklahoma beat y'all pretty good and I loved it!

BamabackerinMiddleGA
BamabackerinMiddleGA

@Dawg350  


Sooooooooo.........would it be called a TIE????????

    No.  No.  Vandy had more points than Georgia when the clock hit 00!

Would it be called a WINNING streak????????

      NO. NO. Vandy had more points than Georgia when the clock hit 00!!

So, if it isn't a TIE, and it isn't a WIN, then It MUST Be

...........wait for it.............a L-O-S-I-N-G streak.

Vandy had more points than Georgia when the clock hit 00!!!


Only facts. 

Dawg350
Dawg350

Excuse

Woopty doo. Who cares.....losing 1 game is not a losing streak...everyone knows that...it's elementary bud!

Dawg350
Dawg350

Contractor..

Not taking a page....heh I thought you were a snob as well! Your tide doesn't have a QB! Hahaha! Let the losing begin for Bama! Y'all can't stop the spread offense either. So much for Kirby smart being king! Lmao!

Contractor1
Contractor1

Wow, taking a page from NCDawg by calling me a snob. Can't come up with your own material I see. Georgia lost five games last year! Finished tenth in recruiting, behind six other SEC teams! There is no changing of the guard. AJC writer and Georgia alumni, Bill King, even said quarterback and offensive line are major concerns for your team. Finally, a Georgia fan with some sense of reality. Actually, most real alumni have a sense of reality. So try to read and listen to someone that actually knows football before you start acting like MoistDawg and NCDawg.

I can admit quarterback worries me about us, as does our secondary. BUT we were lucky to get a transfer in, have a guy that's been in the program for four years, and a few great recruits to work to fill that position. We recruited the best defensive backfield in the country, so that eases my worries. I have reason to be excited, yet you never hear me claim a championship or undefeated season this year. That's all you hear from Georgia fans with no proof or evidence. You aren't Auburn and will not turn five losses into 0 or 1 and play for a Championship. Reality stinks doesn't it, especially on a Sunday morning.

UnderTheBleacherstoo
UnderTheBleacherstoo

@Dawg350

How about losses to Colorado, Boise St, UCF, all in Richt's 6th, 7th year at Georgia?

Add to losses to Vanderbilt, Kentucky since 2009.


Talking about a loss in Saban's first year at Alabama and stretching to make a negative point is just big reach and shows how little football knowledge you have.