This UAB Football Video will ignite your Blazer Pride

UAB Football will be returning this time next year. Not only are students, faculty, and staff rallying behind their return but so is the entire Birmingham community.  This video highlights the immense pride and spirit our city has for this team. Thanks, UAB Football for reminding Birmingham what it’ll be like to have their team back.


Right in the feels. #GoBlazers

UAB Football Breaks Ground on New Training Facility

It has been quite a journey for the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Football team. It’s been two years since the program was shut down and nearly one year since it was reinstated because of the public outcry from the UAB and Birmingham community.

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Fireworks and Johnny Cash

This Friday, the Birmingham Barons are hosting the Pensacola Blue Wahoos to begin closing out this dynamic baseball schedule.

Haven’t been to a Barons game this summer? Do you live under a rock?

None the less, you do not want to miss Friday’s game as it will feature hits by Johnny Cash synced to the exciting firework show!

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Life on the lake with Nick Saban

“Enjoy the Moment” – Coach Nick Saban

Tim Tebow and Marty Smith ‘invited’ themselves to Coach Saban’s lake house.  When asked what’s the greatest threat to excellence?

Complacency (is the greatest threat to excellence).  Being satisfied with where you are.  Complacency creates a blatant disregard for doing what’s right.  You can’t do what you feel like doing.  You have to choose the things that are going to help you achieve the goals that you have.  When you get complacent, you lose respect for winning. – Coach Nick Saban

From ESPN.

7A State Champ McGill-Toolen ranked 21st in the Nation

The Maxpreps Top 25 composite poll this week ranks 7A State Champion McGill-Toolen as the 21st best high school football team in the nation. The poll is an averaged compilation of other rankings, such as, MaxPreps Xcellent, PrepNation, USA Today, MaxPreps Computer and High School Football America.

http://highschoolsports.al.com/news/article/2460874602886238949/defending-7a-champ-mcgill-toolen-ranked-no-21-nationally-in-maxpreps-composite-top-25/

Do you think McGill-Toolen can repeat their dominant 13-1 season this fall?