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Coaching staff photo report: Part 1

After taking over as head coach, Mike Shula took his time in assembling an excellent group of offensive assistants. Two men were retained from the previous staff, and three were brought by Shula to Tuscaloosa.

(Above left) Dave Rader and Bobby Connelly watch the team during stretching. Sparky Woods looks toward the camera during practice. A former head coach and offensive coordinator, Woods will handle running backs for Alabama. Head Coach Mike Shula has gone out of his way to praise the contributions provided by Woods. Coach Woods has also taken a leading role in recruiting. A native of the East...