Select Page

Jacob M. Carter, author of the #1 bestseller, “The RipTide,” is slated to appear as a guest on Tuscaloosa, Alabama’s Home for Alabama Sports, 102.9 The Tide at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning, September 13. Listeners can tune in to the show at 102.9 FM or online at

Carter will be discussing his new book, The RipTide: The Untold Stories from Those Who Built The Alabama Dynasty.

“When Coach Nick Saban arrived at the University of Alabama in 2007, no one had any idea of how high the Crimson Tide would rise,” Carter says in his book. “Now with four National Championships over the span of seven years, the Alabama Crimson Tide is the undisputed college football dynasty of the 21st century.”

The Riptide takes you inside the University of Alabama football program to give you a greater appreciation for the players, the coaches, and the fans who are the driving force behind the dynasty that is the Alabama Crimson Tide,” Carter explains. “Whether you are a player, a coach, a football fanatic, or just a college football fan, I believe The RipTide will provide you with an inside look into Coach Saban’s program, through the eyes of those who lived it.”

The RipTide released to retail in both trade paperback and all major eBook formats on August 17, 2016, and has already impacted multiple retail sales charts, including climbing to the #1 spot on’s Hot New Releases bestseller chart.