Contributors is THE independent source for UAB Athletics. Most of the contest listed under this account is usually something that features multiple contributors (a weekly show, etc.) or a news blurb.

Tyler Cantrell
Tyler is an executive producer and reporter for He is highly involved in the creation and production of the site's various shows. He is also the primary football reporter for and has been featured on various other media outlets (including print and radio) for his expertise. He graduated from the UAB School of Education in 2009 and is currently working on his masters degree at UAB.

Mitchell Miller
Mitchell is the founder and director of Most of his work takes place behind the scenes as a producer and editor. He handles most of the video/audio work as well as developing new programming for the site. He recently took on the challenge of upgrading the website to the current format you see today. Mitchell also currently serves as the primary men's basketball and special interest reporter for and has been a featured guest on a variety of other media outlets (including 97.3 The Zone in Birmingham, AL).

James Thrasher
James is the web administrator for He created the initial design/structure of the website in January 2011 and has assisted in maintaining's web presence since then. Throughout the course of his involvement, he's also worked as a videographer, producer, writer, and editor. James is a graduate of the UAB School of Business where he received his Bachelor of Science degrees in Marketing and Industrial Distribution-Medical Supply in the Spring of 2010.

Bryant Bowlin
Bryant Bowlin is a videographer for BlazerTV. While he focuses primarily on football, he occasionally films other sports. Bryant has also filmed sports activities for Gordo High School and J.B. Pennington High School. You can see his camera work during our coverage of the upcoming football season.