What Saban Said About Alabama’s Rookie WRs, Injuries


Alabama’s three practices in preparation for the penultimate recreation of the 2022 season. Austin Peay of the FCS will go to Bryant-Denny Stadium at 11:00 am CT Saturday and Nick Saban will present the most recent updates after Wednesday’s observe.

This is a fast abstract of what Saban mentioned.

— Saban begins by speaking in regards to the mindset of profitable folks versus individuals who must be “humbled” earlier than they will reply. “It is a life lesson for all of us to decide on the primary path,” he mentioned.

— They wish to “re-establish Alabama’s soccer id” and will probably be “fascinating” to see how the gamers take care of that.

— Saban mentioned somebody ought to be capable to come to observe and never know who the group is taking part in in a given week. Many do it effectively. “Some are studying classes about how to do that effectively,” he mentioned.

— Saban laughs to himself when requested about taking up former Alabama lineman Nikita Stover’s son, who’s in Austin Peay. He coached Stover in Alabama and it reminds him how lengthy he is been doing it right here.

— On Eli Ricks and Jahmyr Gibbs’ accidents, Saban mentioned they’re day after day.

– On rookie WRs, Saban mentioned he was impressed with RB turned WR Emmanual Henderson. He additionally famous that Aaron Anderson has been injured all season and is simply beginning to get again into taking part in type, however in the meanwhile the season is winding down.

— Requested about Pete Golding being nominated for a Broyles Award, Saban mentioned the defensive coordinator “has performed a very good job with the those who we have now, and I actually recognize the actually good job that he is performed. … I feel he is taken actually constructive steps since he obtained right here.

— When you could have a spy, you may have 4 or 5 dedicated in a rush, nevertheless it solely works in a passing state of affairs. When it is a rush play like an RPO or an old-school choice, it is simply legal responsibility soccer, Saban mentioned. “We do a whole lot of spying,” Saban mentioned of defending cell QBs. That is a solution that may be higher consumed within the video above.