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Alabama is currently working to put the finishing touches on a jaw-dropping 10th-straight top-three recruiting class, but that doesn’t mean the Crimson Tide staff is already working hard to get the 2018 class off to a great start.
Calvin Ridley a top returner for Bama
After a big freshman season (1,045 receiving yards, seven touchdowns), Ridley's production dropped off this past season. Steve Sarkisian will be tasked with highlighting the wide receiver's abilities in the fall. Top returning players: Nos. 26-50 (Insider)
2017 Football Class Rankings
National signing day is rapidly approaching, and the combination of multiple commitments along with the release of the final ESPN 300 player rankings has spurred changes throughout the class rankings. Ranks 1-10 (Insider)
Allen among the nation's best
The Tide have five players represented in the final #CFBrank top 50 of 2016, with the team's highest ranked player -- Jonathan Allen -- coming in at No. 2. Final #CFBrank
Are we there yet? The confetti has barely been cleared from Clemson's championship celebration, but we're already excited about the opening weekend of 2017. Florida State vs. Alabama, anyone?
Xavier Williams, who is ranked No. 18 in the ESPN 300 for 2018, has chosen to play football for the Alabama Crimson Tide.
It's the final month of the recruiting calendar. Marvin Wilson is the top uncommitted prospect and a whole lot will happen before Feb. 1.
Alabama and LSU were certainly hurt by early departures, but Texas A&M may have the biggest hole to fill after Myles Garrett opted to go to the NFL.
There won't be a lot of action around QBs on signing day. They've made their many moves and those commits and flips defined the 2017 class.
Alabama has promoted former New Mexico head coach Mike Locksley to a full-time offensive assistant role.
Alabama's defensive front is losing a lot of talent this offseason, but has several pass-rushers on the roster waiting to make their mark next fall.
Alabama has numerous former high-level recruits who have gained experience and several five-star talents on the way to replace its departing stars.