Mal Moore wanted to be a star player at Alabama, then the Crimson Tide's head coach. He wasn't either, but his legacy as athletic director might have made even more of an impact on his beloved school.
Alabama athletic director Mal Moore can look back on his conversations with Nick Saban and feel good about keeping the three-time national championship-winning coach with the Crimson Tide even, as rumored NFL opportunities arise.
The gruff, standoffish Nick Saban we grew to love is gone. For now, he's replaced by a head coach at ease with his successes.
Class of 2014 cornerback Marlon Humphrey is the son of former Alabama running back Bobby Humphrey. But the younger Humphrey has learned from his father's troubled past.