| FTBL Fall Position Preview: Alabama's Quarterbacks


By Porter.

Starting all over… again. That was the situation that Crimson Tide quarterbacks faced this past spring. A year ago at this time, Alabama fans were looking forward to the newest chapter of Alabama offensive football. John Parker Wilson, a talented young quarterback was gearing up for his junior campaign, and second full season as quarterback. Major Applewhite, a hot up and coming offensive coordinator, had sent expectations skyward as he was tapped by Nick Saban to take over the Tide’s offensive charge.

Things started off well, as the Tide raced out to a 3-0 start. Following two close back-to-back losses at the hands of Georgia and Florida State, the Tide rebounded to again win three in a row, culminating with a dominating victory over rival Tennessee, a game in which the offense clicked on all cylinders for the first time all season. However, little did Tide fans know that Saturday afternoon, that was as good as it was going to get, as Alabama limped home to a 6-6 regular season record.

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