Tider Insider TV for May 28

A few football notes

With the players reporting back to Tuscaloosa this week for the upcoming first summer session, here are some things we've heard over the past few weeks.

TI Monday segment on The Gary Harris Show

Rodney joined host Gary Harris on Tide 100.9 in Tuscaloosa to discuss Alabama sports. Here is that interview.

Bama baseball headed to Tallahassee Regional

The Crimson Tide will be joined by UCF, Stetson and host Florida State.

Tide softball headed to OKC... again

For the 15th time in program history, Alabama softball will be heading to the Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City after defeating Tennessee, 4-1, Sunday in a winner-take-all game three in the Knoxville Super Regional round.

TI Thursday on Three Man Front

Rodney joined hosts Pat Smith and Landrum Roberts on Three Man Front on WJOX in Birmingham.

Men's basketball adds five players to its 2024 signing class

Head coach Nate Oats announced that Aden Holloway, Houston Mallette, Clifford Omoruyi, Labaron Philon and Chris Youngblood signed to continue their playing career with the Alabama men's basketball program. These five transfers join a signing class that includes five-star prospects Derrion Reid and Aiden Sherrell as well as four-star Naas Cunningham.

TI Thursday on Three Man Front

Rodney joined hosts Pat Smith and Landrum Roberts on Three Man Front on WJOX in Birmingham.

Snap preview of first big summer recruiting weekend

The weekend of May 31-June 2 will kickoff a big month of official visitors in Tuscaloosa. Here's a quick preview of a few (not all) of the top prospects currently slated to be in town that weekend.

Tider Insider TV for May 21

A way too early look at USF by JCJ

As stated yesterday, I previewed game-one versus Western Kentucky because nothing captures my interest in the sports-world during the summer, especially baseball. I hate baseball. But as a buddy of mine who played on the Alabama baseball team told me once, "You don't like baseball because you're not smart enough to enjoy it." He's probably right, but who cares? It's baseball. At any rate...

JCJ takes an early look at Western Kentucky, expectations & new rules

The best thing about summer is that you get to day-dream about football season. The worst part of summer is that you have to wait on football season. I've held back on posting football related content because of board-interest in spring sports, but football is what I enjoy most and I just had an itch that needed to be scratched, albeit briefly. So here goes...

What TI said on The Gary Harris Show

Here's a transcript of some of Rodney's comments on The Gary Harris Show on Tide 100.9 in Tuscaloosa on Monday.

TI Monday on The Gary Harris Show

Rodney joined host Gary Harris on Tide 100.9 in Tuscaloosa to discuss Alabama sports. Here is that interview.

Another top 2026 DB picks the Tide

On the heels of landing its first commitment to the 2026 class on Saturday when Jackson, AL four-star corner/safety Jamrrrion Gordon picked the Tide, another standout defensive back has announced his decision for Alabama. Dorian Barney, a 6-1, 180-pound four-star corner from Peachtree Ridge in Suwanee, GA became the second 2026 prospect to choose Alabama. Barney has offers from FSU, Georgia, LSU, Michigan, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon, Penn State, Texas and USC, among others.

Regular season wraps up with win at Auburn

Alabama baseball earned a 12-5 win over Auburn on Saturday night at Plainsman Park. With the victory, the 24th-ranked Crimson Tide finished the regular season at 33-21 overall and 13-17 in Southeastern Conference action.

Tide lands 2026 commitment

Alabama has landed its first commitment for the 2026 class. Jamarrion Gordon, a four-star safety from Jackson HS in Jackson, AL, has announced his commitment to the Tide. The 6-0, 180-pounder had offers from Auburn, Florida, Georgia, LSU, Miami, Oregon and Penn State, among others. More later.

TI radio wrap transcript

Here are some excerpts from Rodney's radio appearances this week on WMSP in Montgomery and Three Man Front on WJOX in Birmingham.

TI Thursday on Three Man Front on WJOX

Rodney joined hosts Pat Smith and Landrum Roberts on Three Man Front on WJOX in Birmingham.

Rodney on Sports Radio 740 in Montgomery

Rodney joined host John Longshore on Sports Radio 740 WMSP in Montgomery on Thursday morning.

Recapping Bama in the portal; More to come?

Alabama entered the spring portal hoping to add players in the secondary and on the offensive line. Those needs seemed to have been filled with some recent additions. Will Bama add more players from the portal?