No longer in the shadow of a veteran ahead of him, Bama receiver and return man Christion Jones is making inroads to being AJ McCarron's target of choice.
After bouncing around pro baseball for 10 years, Jai Miller returned to Alabama. The 28-year-old's journey was long but led to a chance with the Tide.
Alabama will get some much-needed workouts for reserve players like Gene Smith as the Crimson Tide prepare for the NCS national title game.
Once thought to be the weak point of the defense, Alabama's secondary is proving to be a bright spot for the program
Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron needs to stay healthy if the Crimson Tide want to repeat as national champs.
It would have been bad for Alabama to lose defensive coordinator Kirby Smart and his recruiting ties to neighboring Georgia. It could have been worse for him to end up at archrival Auburn.
After struggling in the midseason loss to LSU, Alabama's special teams transformed from a weakness to a strength in time for the rematch in January.