Nick Saban's office bathroom proved to be the perfect hiding spot for a man proposing to his fiancee. (AP photo)

New Alabama hire Rob Ezell does Nick Saban impersonations

11:05 am Mar. 3, 2015

Many athletic directors would love to have a coach like Nick Saban in charge of their football teams.

Alabama now has another guy who sounds like Saban.

Rob Ezell, who was hired for the program’s support staff, gained notoriety for his Saban impressions when he played for the Crimson Tide from 2007-10.

The impression aired on ESPN in 2010.

Here is Ezell talking about it.

Ezell was a grad assistant under former Alabama offensive coordinator

Heisman Trophy finalists don’t bother Ohio State

9:11 am Jan. 12, 2015

Play Wisconsin and shut down stud running back Melvin Gordon.

Check.

Play Alabama and hold Amari Cooper, the nation’s top receiver, to mostly short passes.

Check.

Play Oregon and negate quarterback Marcus Mariota.

That remains to be seen in tonight’s

SEC takes bright side of disappointing bowl season

6:30 am Jan. 5, 2015

The SEC is taking the glass-half-full approach to what some have considered a disastrous bowl season.

Of course, to some diehards, anything less than a 12-0 record in the conference’s 12 bowl games would be less