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Dial's First TD Catch ‘Was Cool'

Preston Dial

This week, Alabama will be making its first football trip to Duke. The game will be televised by ABC and the game announcer will be a woman, Beth Mowins, and having a female do play-by-play on Crimson Tide football is another first. As many accomplishments as there have been in Bama football, there is still room for "firsts."

There were a handful of Alabama firsts last week when the Crimson Tide defeated Penn State. Jeremy Shelley kicked his first field goal. Wide receiver Kevin Norwood made his first pass reception and on the same play scored his first touchdown. Walk-on safety Will Lowery made his first pass interception. Placekickers are supposed to kick field goals and wide receivers are supposed to catch passes... Recommended Stories