Crimson Tide work in shorts and helmets and welcome eight newcomers to the practice field
COLLEGIATE HIGHLIGHTS:A consensus four-star prospect by Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247sports.com ... a first-team National Junior College Athletics Association All-American as a sophomore at Eastern Arizona Community College in 2011 ... ranks as the nation's No. 3 JUCO prospect in the Rivals.com JUCO Top 50 and the No. 9 junior college player by 247sports.com ... SuperPrep lists him as the No. 3 player in its JUCO Top 100 ... recorded 39 tackles with four interceptions, four pass breakups and one fumble recovery in 2011 ... had 26 tackles and three picks as a freshman in 2010 when he earned first-team All-Region and All-WSFL recognition.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Led all of Dade County in interceptions with seven in 2008 at Norland High School .... also made 30 tackles and forced two fumbles ... chose Alabama over Florida State, Miami, Arkansas, Arizona, Arizona State, Texas Tech, Oklahoma and Texas A&M.