I am the Brand Manager for Tide 100.9- I married my lovely wife Lacy Gaither on 7/12/14. I love all sports- Saved by the grace of God. I graduated from the University of Alabama in December of 2018. I am originally from Chattanooga, Tennessee- I moved to Tuscaloosa in the summer of 2010.
Tuscaloosa High School Football Attendance Policies
Our own host of Southern Fried Sports, Travis Reier spoke with Maurice Heard, Coordinator for Athletics of Tuscaloosa City School, and got an idea of how many fans will be allowed to attend high school games this fall.
Alabama Fan Day Cancelled
Another cancellation due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this time its Alabama Fan Day. The popular event marked the beginning of fall camp by allowing Crimson Tide fans to get autographs from their favorite student athletes and coaches. Nick's Kids Luncheon was also cancelled due to the pandemic.
Greg Byrne, ‘Our Goal Is To Play This Fall’
Alabama Athletic Director, Greg Byrne met with the media today on a Zoom call to offer an update on the Alabama football season and where the program stands as the fall semester is about to get underway.
Myocarditis, COVID-19 and College Football
College football's 2020 season is now on life support as the Big 10 and Pac-12 have opted to cancel their seasons. Both cite medical information presented to the conference leaders as reasons why playing football amid the coronavirus pandemic is just not feasible. Lately we have been told of a …
Pac-12 Cancels 2020 Football Season
Mere hours after the Big 10 made the announcement to cancel its 2020 fall season, the Pac-12 followed suit. According to Brett McMurphy of Watchstadium.com, the Pac-12 will make its announcement at 3:30 central time.
Governor Ivey: “Football Is A Source Of Pride For Our State”
The 2020 college football season is hanging in the balance amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Big 10 has already cancelled its fall season and the Pac-12 is expected to be following suit with the same decision later today. College players, coaches and even politicians have spoken out about the need…
Saban Makes The Case For Football
In a conversation with Chris Low of ESPN, Nick Saban made the case to have a 2020 football season. Saban said that the players would be safer on campus, he said his players wouldn't contract the virus on the football field and that he wants the season to happen so his players can create value f…
Greg Sankey: ‘We haven’t stopped trying’
Greg Sankey, commissioner of the SEC has released a statement on Twitter affirming the conference's plan to move slowly when making decisions about the upcoming season.
Alabama Players Speak Up: #WeWantToPlay
The college football season is currently hanging by a thread after the Mid-American Conference became the first FBS level conference to cancel its fall football season. The Big 10 has reportedly already voted to cancel its season as well, although those reports have been disputed. Several marquee na…
The Big 10 Has Cancelled its 2020 Season
According to Dan Patrick and the Detroit Free Press, the Big 10 has voted to cancel its 2020 football season. The conference voted 12-2 to cancel this season, the only dissenting universities who voted to play were Iowa and Nebraska.