Top stories on BamaCentral for week of April 7-13

Courtesy of Alabama Athletics

BamaCentral lists the top five stories in hits last week

So it was the final week of spring football for the University of Alabama football team.

Obviously some sort of breaking news out of practice was the top story on BamaCentral, right?

Not even close.

If you've ever wondered what kind of attention Nick Saban gets when he says something controversial, wonder no more. Without including the numbers from the day he made the comments, the coaches talking about early departures for the National Football League still claimed the top spot — and it wasn't close:

1] Nick Saban gives 4-minute soliloquy on players leaving early for draft. Link

2] Five rising players Alabama fans need to keep an eye on during A-Day. Link

3] Who's in and who's out with Alabama basketball. Link

4] Crimson Tide shakes up defensive line for scrimmage. Link

5] Just a minute: How dare Nick Saban make a thoughtful point. Link