When he walked into the defensive backs meeting room before the start of spring practice, Minkah Fitzpatrick saw a welcome sight. On the board in the front of the room, Alabama's rising junior defensive back saw his familiar “29” listed as a first-team cornerback on the team's spring rep chart
“Every great team that we've had around here has had a lot of chemistry, a lot of guys that buy into principles and values, the organization and the standard, and the way we do things,” Saban said this week. “We also had really good leadership to set a good example for what those things were all
"I'm not trying to worry about any of that. I'm just going to try and do what I do and let the other guys do what they've got to do,” Tagovailoa said last month. “We're just trying to move as one, move as a team, and I'm not trying to dog on anyone on my team or my teammates.