Tider Insider TV for January 15

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Quick note on Tide OL coaching search

Nick Saban has been interviewing OL coaching candidates to replace the departed Brent Key. Among those who have interviewed this week is Atlanta Falcons OL coach Kyle Flood.

TI on Bama's search for assistants & more

Rodney joined host Gary Harris on Tide 102.9 in Tuscaloosa to discuss the latest on Alabama football.

Missouri predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game at Missouri Wednesday night at 8 p.m.

Johnson knows team must improve

Alabama basketball Coach Avery Johnson knows his team must get better, and soon. The Crimson Tide (10-5, 1-2 SEC) faces a pair of tough road games this week beginning Wednesday night in Columbia, Mo against the Tigers, who are 9-5, 0-2. Here are snippets of Johnsonís comments during Mondayís SEC Basketball Teleconference.

Quick weekend recap

Seven Tide underclassmen have announced early departures for the NFL. Nick Saban continues to search for replacements for four vacancies on his offensive staff.

Coaching notes

Here are some notes on the Tide's search for offensive assistants.

Another buzzer-beater dooms Tide

Thrice this year an Alabama basketball game has come down to the final buzzer. Kentucky missed. Georgia State and Texas A&M didnít. And thatís why Avery Johnsonís Crimson Tide is now 10-5, 1-2 SEC.

Johnson knows Tide will be challenged by Aggies

The Alabama Crimson Tide and the Texas A&M Aggies will square off at 2:30 p.m. CT Saturday in Tuscaloosa in the first of two games to be played between the teams this season. Coach Avery Johnson knows the Aggie hoops program well. His son Avery Jr. spent a year on the team in College Station before transferring to Bama. Johnson knows that Coach Billy Kennedyís team is much better than its record.

Texas A&M predictions

Make your predictions before the start of the men's basketball game against Texas A&M Saturday afternoon at 2:30.

Enos leaving Tide staff

After just one season as QB coach, Dan Enos has reportedly accepted the OC job at the University of Miami. Speculation had been that Enos was the primary candidate to replace the departed Mike Locksley as Bama's OC. With the departure of Enos, Nick Saban now has four vacancies (at least three of those on offense) to fill on his staff.

Audio of Saban's Friday press conference

Four Bama underclassmen announced their intentions to enter the NFL draft at a press conference this morning. Three juniors -- tight end Irv Smith, offensive tackle Jonah Williams and running back Josh Jacobs -- joined redshirt sophomore defensive lineman Quinnen Williams in making decisions to depart for the NFL.

Coaching departures no surprise

None of the departures from the Alabama coaching staff since Monday's national championship game has been a major surprise.