BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Alabama junior Amari Cooper has broken Julio Jones' 2010 school record for yards receiving in a season.
Cooper turned a short pass into a 9-yard gain in the first quarter Saturday night at LSU, giving him 1,141 yards this season. He entered the game just a yard behind Jones' mark of 1,133.
With the catch, Cooper also pulled within 47 yards of eclipsing D.J...
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November 08, 2014
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Julio Jones can rest easy on this night, knowing his single-game record for receiving yards remains a part of Alabama football lore.
But then again, maybe Amari Cooper deserves a little extra credit for his absurd outing against the Florida Gators and Vernon Hargreaves III -- the only true-freshman, All-SEC pick from last season ... and the most heralded cornerback...