TideNation links: WRs step up

Alex Scarborough writes: Freshmen Amari Cooper and Cyrus Jones are among the Alabama wide receivers who stepped up after Kevin Norwood injured his foot, giving quarterback AJ McCarron a diverse array of targets.

Greg Ostendorf writes:Insider OL Bradley Bozeman, Alabama’s first commit for 2013, is out for the season after tearing his ACL on Friday night.

Scarborough:Insider Running back Eddie Lacy joins McCarron and linebacker C.J. Mosley atop the Alabama 10 player power rankings.