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Photo report: Fall camp ends

Croyle and Machen

The Tide squad had a lot to do and only a short time to do it in, but all indications are that Head Coach Mike Shula accomplished all his goals during fall camp. <br><br>Some injuries will have to be dealt with, but optimism abounds as Alabama begins specific preparations for its season opener.

(Above left) Brodie Croyle and Mike Machen warm up at the beginning of practice. Coach Shula has consistently praised Croyle for his ability to pick up the offense quickly, an assessment that will be tested next Saturday. True freshman linebacker Earnest Nance fights his way through a practice-ending wind sprint. Position Coach Joe Kines has been impressed with Nance's aggressiveness... Recommended Stories