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2018 Schedule
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The Replacements: 11 players taking over for stars

Imagine having to follow in the footsteps of a Heisman winner like Baker Mayfield, or be the next man up behind a do-it-all back like Saquon Barkley. The guys on this list won't have to wonder.

Saban gets back to his roots (2:53)
Kobe motivates Crimson Tide football (1:00)
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6dKyle Bonagura

Reports: Kaho joining Bama after UW release

Just two days after being granted his release from Washington, freshman linebacker Ale Kaho is headed to Alabama, according to multiple reports.

Alabama storylines to keep an eye on (3:10)
Is it too early to talk College Football Playoff? (2:20)
Getting to know Alabama's coach Cochran (3:06)
Training days with the Tide (1:12)
Saban wants his players to love the game (2:13)
Saban says Hurts' comments haven't affected team (1:22)
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6dAlex Scarborough

Saban: Hurts' rhetoric won't impact QB battle

Alabama coach Nick Saban downplayed quarterback Jalen Hurts' recent critical comments, telling reporters Wednesday that the situation is "probably a lot more important to people outside the organization than inside."

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Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa are back at it. The Alabama QB competition continues in Tuscaloosa.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

The Big 12 is in a tough spot before a single snap has been played: it has only a 29% chance to put a team in the Playoff and a 5% chance to have one of its teams win the national title.

Will Crimson Tide continue to reload on defense? (2:43)
Confidence critical for Alabama quarterbacks (1:29)
Stephen A.: Saban should make Hurts the backup (2:12)
Pollack picks Tagovailoa to win Bama QB battle (1:05)
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9dKevin Van Valkenburg

Nick Saban is more than a scowl

We canvassed every level of football to find the 14 Nick Saban stories that reveal the legendary coach's humor, grace and obsessive devotion to domination.

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