Alabama is about to experience life without Tua Tagovailoa — at least for one game.
They tripped the lights fantastic at Bryant-Denny Stadium. But, along the way, an injury may have tripped up Alabama’s season.
TUSCALOOSA — With Tua Tagovailoa hurt, No. 1 Alabama turned to the defense and Najee Harris to pull out a 35-13 victory over Tennessee on Saturday night.
TUSCALOOSA — You’ll have to excuse Terrell Lewis for being a little voracious, he’s got a lot of making up to do after missing 25 games over the last two seasons with injuries.
TUSCALOOSA — Through all his accolades and accomplishments, Tua Tagovailoa has never been one for much bravado or pomposity.
TUSCALOOSA — Nicknamed “Magic” during his high school days, what Jaylen Waddle does on the football field usually draws more oohs and ahhs than criticism.
TUSCALOOSA — It might have been a retaliation, but DeVonta Smith's return volley on Texas A&M safety Leon O'Neal Jr. late in last Saturday's 47-28 win proved especially costly.
TUSCALOOSA — Xavier McKinney found a simple, albeit somewhat unnerving way to correct the open-field tackling issues that plagued him early in his Alabama career: imagine Nick Saban yelling at you.