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Jeoffrey Pagan

There has been some conversation this week about Alabama's early kickoff time – 11:21 a.m. CDT Saturday – against Georgia State for homecoming. That means a pre-game meal at 7:30 a.m.

Alabama Coach Nick Saban doesn't see it as a problem. "A lot of these guys have 8 o'clock classes," he pointed out. Players are told to be ready mentally for the early start. "It's different than a late game when you have lots of time. I kind of like it. Your feet hit the ground in the morning, you know it's going to go fast; you get ready to go." Jeoffrey Pagan, Alabama's 6-4, 290-pound... Recommended Stories