Notebook: Officials came to talk to Alabama about helmet-to-helmet hits before the season started to re-emphasize the new rule, awareness and the severity and these illegal hits. Plus, is there a "Saban Suffle?" and why did Cyrus Kouandjio bring up Freddy vs. Jason in his interview?
After tearing his ACL midway through last season, Alabama's starting left tackle Cyrus Kouandjio is fully healed. Summer workouts and rehab helped him get to that point.
Ahead of their momentous matchup with LSU the weekend after next, Alabama learned its depth has taken a little bit of an injury hit. In a release, the Tide confirmed that freshman offensive tackle Cyrus Kouandjio will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury. Head coach Nick Saban said Kouandjio will require…
Alabama suffered two significant injuries in Saturday night’s 37-6 victory over Tennessee. A reserve offensive lineman and a back-up linebacker both will miss the upcoming LSU game on Nov.5. Both Cyrus Kouandjio, the offensive lineman who is out for the year, and Alex Watkins, the linebacker who will miss a few weeks, have received a lot of playing time this year.