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Football Puts on Full Pads

Aug. 5, 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The football team put on full pads for the first time this fall in a two-hour practice Tuesday afternoon on the Drew-Thomas Practice Fields.

It marked the fifth of 28 practices for the Crimson Tide as it prepares for the season opener against West Virginia at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Saturday, Aug. 30, in a nationally televised game on ABC/ESPN2 at 2:30 p.m. (CDT).

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