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Sims Sheds A Jersey As Kickoff Nears

Blake Sims

As if things weren't big enough as Alabama prepares to play Notre Dame for the national championship, consider the burden of a player having two jobs – one of which has ended as kickoff approaches.

Alabama, 12-1 and ranked second in the nation, goes for its second consecutive BCS National Championship, at 8:30 p.m. EST (7:30 central time) today against number one Notre Dame (12-0) at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. ESPN will televise the game. Blake Sims has been wearing two jerseys. As a part of Crimson Tide preparation, Sims has been Bama's scout team quarterback, playing the... Recommended Stories