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Football Continues Prep for Colorado State with Tuesday Practice



Sept. 17, 2013

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The top-ranked Alabama football team held its second practice of the week on Tuesday afternoon, working for two hours in full pads at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields. The Crimson Tide is gearing up for its 2013 home opener on Saturday, where it will host Colorado State at 6 p.m. CDT on ESPN2.

Alabama enters the game with a 27-3 mark against nonconference opponents under head coach Nick Saban, including the last 20 in a row. During Saban's tenure, the Tide has outscored those opponents 1,145-333.

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