Alabama and Oklahoma don’t often hook up in recruiting battles. It was a bit of a surprise earlier this month when Crimson Tide quarterback AJ McCarron revealed he had been tempted to sign with the Sooners before choosing Bama. Junior Tide tight end Brian Vogler also considered Oklahoma when he was being recruited prior to the 2010 signing period.
There are many reasons to think the Alabama offense may be a little more wide open this year than in the past. Returning quality quarterback, outstanding wide receivers, explosive running backs. Don Kausler of the Birmingham News posed the question to tight end Brian Vogler: