Alabama Junior running back Eddie Lacy, right tackle DJ Fluker, and corner back Dee Milliner declared their intentions to forgo their senior season at the University of Alabama and enter the NFL Draft. This has become an annual occurrence at Alabama. Although this might stifle the progress of most other football programs, this only serves as a lure for top level recruits to join the Alabama Crimson Tide football program so that they can have a chance to join the growing list of former Alabama players that have gone pro thanks to Nick Saban’s guidance and leadership.
“He knocked me woozy. I have never been hit like that before and hopefully, I'll never be hit like that again.” by Steve Beuerlein - Notre Dame QB said after Cornelius Bennett's tackle of him in the 1986 game.