Football Scoop's Zach Barnett reports that FAU is "in talks" with Alabama OC Lane Kiffin regarding their open head-coaching position.
Oregon HC Willie Taggart is traveling to Hawaii to visit Alabama four-star 2017 verbal QB commit Tua Tagovailoa.
Alabama HC Nick Saban prefers for OC Lane Kiffin to remain with the team through the College Football Playoffs.
ESPN's Brett McMurphy passes along that NCAA president Mark Emmert's preference is for an eight-team Playoff.
FSU four-star 2017 S commit Daniel Wright flipped his pledge to Alabama.
ESPN's Brett McMurphy reports that Houston officials will meet Thursday night to discuss the candidates for the program's vacant head-coaching position.
Alabama graduate QB Cooper Bateman will reportedly remain with the Tide through the College Football Playoff before transferring.
USA Today's Dan Wolken reports Alabama OC Lane Kiffin will be Houston's next head coach, pending "pending a Thursday meeting at which school President Renu Khator will have to give the final OK."
Alabama redshirt sophomore David Cornwell will transfer.
Fox Sports' Bruce Feldman believes Alabama OC Lane Kiffin taking the USF head coaching vacancy seems like a very plausible idea.
CBS Sports' Dennis Dodd reports that Alabama OC Lane Kiffin would be the leading candidate for USF's head-coaching position should current HC Willie Taggart take another job.
ESPN's Sam Khan Jr. reports that Houston has interviewed Alabama OC Lane Kiffin, former LSU HC Les Miles, OC Major Applewhite and DC Todd Orlando for their open head-coaching position.
Alabama senior ILB Reuben Foster was named the winner of the Butkus Award.
Alabama senior DL Jonathan Allen was named the winner of the Nagurski Trophy.
Alabama senior edge rusher Ryan Anderson has accepted an invitation to the Senior Bowl.