Alabama, Texas Tech in Discussions for 2012 Football Game in Arlington

By Kevin Kelley -

Texas TechAlabamaThe Alabama Crimson Tide and the Texas Tech Red Raiders have had preliminary discussions about playing at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas in 2012, according to various news reports.

Texas Tech athletic director Gerald Myers sounds confident that the football game will occur, while Alabama officials say they have not yet agreed in principle.

The game is reportedly being arranged by ESPN and will occur on Labor Day weekend in 2012. It will likely be a single game contract and not a home-and-home series.

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9 Comments to Alabama, Texas Tech in Discussions for 2012 Football Game in Arlington

  1. BamaFan said....

    I hope this works out. Would love to get another crack at Tuberville!

    March 30, 2010 at 6:48 pm
  2. RaiderRed said....

    Sounds like a sad day for bama fans

    January 18, 2011 at 8:53 pm
  3. techster said....

    the tide will not roll against the Air RAid

    February 11, 2011 at 2:26 am
  4. Techie said....

    Oh god. This season is gonna be rough.

    May 1, 2011 at 4:26 pm
  5. bama said....

    Last time ya’ll played the sec and it was the worst we have in the league was Old Miss and they put a hurting on a team that only passes.

    August 10, 2011 at 12:52 am
  6. bamarama said....

    Does anyone know of a good hotel to stay for Bama fans for this game?

    November 2, 2011 at 9:49 am
  7. bamaRollinOn said....

    Yay, ‘Bama is coming to Arlington to play Tec….oh wait, it’s MICHIGAN!!! Sorry Tech. hahahahahahahaahahaha. But maybe Alabama is going to make Cowboy stadium its second home field and play Tech too?????

    December 1, 2011 at 12:45 am
  8. RedamnRaider said....

    nick saban is scared of tubberville thats why the game won’t happen

    January 8, 2012 at 6:09 am
  9. TechGirl95 said....

    Let’s start off the season the way we ended it – with an a$$ kicking in Arlington. Awesome.
    Who’s the genius that thought of this?!?!

    January 22, 2012 at 9:06 pm