Football | 1/17/2015

Walter Camp All-America Weekend Concludes For J.J. Nelson

The Walter Camp Football Foundation All-America weekend officially concluded Saturday night with the 48th Annual Walter Camp Awards Dinner, held at the Yale Commons Dining Hall. READ MORE »

Football | 1/16/2015

J.J. Nelson Walter Camp All-America Weekend Recap

J.J. Nelson, UAB football's first-ever Walter Camp All-American, has completed day two of the three-day weekend in New Haven, Conn for the celebration of the 125th Walter Camp All-America Team. has been with J.J. throughout the duration taking photos of the various events and those photos can be accessed in the link above. READ MORE »

Football | 1/15/2015

Backman, Noriega Invited To College Gridiron Showcase Game

UAB tight end Kennard Backman and long snapper Dallas Noriega will represent the Blazers in the Jan. 31 College Gridiron Showcase Game in Arlington, Texas. READ MORE »

Football | 1/9/2015

Nelson Earns 2014 CFPA Kickoff Returner Trophy

UAB senior J.J. Nelson has earned the 2014 College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Kickoff Returner Trophy, as announced by the organization. Nelson is the first UAB player to earn an annual honor from CFPA. READ MORE »

Football | 1/7/2015

Blazers Preparing For Upcoming Football All-Star Games

Five former UAB football standouts will be in action as they showcase their talents in all-star games over the next couple weeks. Kicker Ty Long, punter Hunter Mullins and wide receiver/return specialist J.J. Nelson will be in action Saturday at the Medal of Honor Bowl in Charleston, S.C. READ MORE »

Football | 12/11/2014

Nelson Named First-Team All-American By Walter Camp Foundation

Already named a first-team All-American by a trio of national media outlets, UAB senior J.J. Nelson has claimed a spot on arguably the most prestigious of all the All-America teams. Nelson has earned 2014 Walter Camp Foundation First-Team All-America honors. READ MORE »

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