TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama sports community is mourning the death of a fan with Down syndrome who was known for his weekly football season visits to the athletic facilities...
Pat Dye: Ex-Alabama coach Gene Stallings has mild stroke
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Former Auburn coach Pat Dye says his onetime Alabama counterpart Gene Stallings has suffered a mild stroke.
Dye says Stallings was taken to a Dallas-area hospital Monday morning. Dye says Stallings was at the Dallas/Fort Worth airport at the time awaiting a flight to Alabama for speaking engagements.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Former Alabama football coach Gene Stallings says he's recovering from a stroke.
Stallings told Alabama news outlets in telephone interviews from his home in Paris, Texas, that it happened Thursday.
He was in Montgomery, Alabama, for a banquet where he introduced the speaker: Dabo Swinney, his former player and now head coach at Clemson.
CLEMSON - After quarterback Deshaun Watson, the next most difficult player to replace from Clemson’s national championship team is probably tight end Jordan Leggett. As a senior, Leggett caught 46 passes for 736 yards and seven touchdowns.
His diving catch to extend Clemson’s game-winning touchdown drive against Alabama has become legendary. It was one of seven passes Leggett caught in Tampa.