When Bill Battle was hired to replace Mal Moore as athletic director, a column appeared in this space outlining some of the decisions that would immediately face him, and speculated what his choices would mean for his eventual legacy.
The first Olympic medal of any kind for his humble little island of Grenada and our Bama Nation. Our gold medalist was a two-time NCAA champion at Alabama! So here's to Alabama and our amazing Bama Nation breeding CHAMPIONS and true southern gentlemen. Congrats Kirani, we're proud to have been a part of your story! ROLL TIDE