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Before it gets better, it will get worse. <br><br>No, we are not talking about the University of Alabama's 2003 football season, which sits at a mediocre 2-3 heading into Saturday's showdown at No.11 Georgia. This rant concerns the Crimson Tide's depth, or lack thereof.

Five games into the 2003 season, the NCAA probation is beginning to take its toll on the Alabama program. It is not easy to see, and it requires a bit of analysis -- and a couple of sprained ankles or separated shoulders. But it is clear that right now, Alabama is not a deep football team whatsoever. Take, for example, the defensive line. Last week, Kyle Tatum, a redshirt freshman, made his... Recommended Stories