After leading a Bama rushing attack that ran over and through Southern Miss last week to the tune of…
Mathis a mainstay at right tackle
A double fracture in Wesley Britt's lower left leg has sidelined him for the season, and right guard Dennis Alexander is hobbling around with a sprained ankle. That means Alabama is down to just six athletes with any playing experience up front. If junior Danny Martz starts in Alexander's slot Saturday, then fifth-year senior Matt Lomax will be Bama's only experienced reserve. Mathis commented, "Lomax has played center mostly this year, but he can play every single position. He's a very good player. If me or Atlas need a breather, then Lomax can do that. There are other guys that the crowd hasn't seen yet that are just as capable of getting the job done." The plural part of "guys" is now debatable. Sophomore Mark Sanders injured his hamstring last Sunday, leaving Von Ewing as Bama's only scholarshipped lineman that hasn't yet played--not counting the three true freshman that will be held out of action regardless. Evan Mathis (left, #51) and Wesley Britt (right, #70) walk off the...
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