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Cooper emerging as go-to receiver

Amari Cooper

Wide receiver Amari Cooper caught eight passes for 84 yards and two touchdowns in Alabama's 33-14 win over Ole Miss Saturday night. Coach Nick Saban said he's been waiting for the true freshman to have a breakout game, and he finally did.

It was only a matter of time before Amari Cooper had his breakout game. It came Saturday against Ole Miss when the true freshman wide receiver caught eight passes for 84 yards and two touchdowns. "We really had high hopes that Amari Cooper would one day sort of find himself and do the things like he does in practice all the time in the game," head coach Nick Saban said. "I think that happened... Recommended Stories