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Dareus Gives Best In Trying To Win

Marcell Dareus

Marcell Dareus wasn't complaining about an easy day of practice, but in hindsight he wondered if it had been a good idea. Unlike most of its Southeastern Conference opponents, Bama doesn't usually come off a bye week for league games. As a result, Crimson Tide Coach Nick Saban has a plan to get his players some rest during the season.

Following Alabama's loss to South Carolina a couple of weeks ago, the first Crimson Tide loss in over a year, Bama players had a relatively easy Monday prior to last week's win over Ole Miss. Alabama defensive end Marcell Dareus said later that taking the time off took away from Bama preparation and may have hindered execution against the Rebels. Dareus made sure to point out that he wasn't...

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