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Spring Football Notebook

Working our way through the spring practice notebook, today's topics include losses and gains at tight end, dividing the D-Line talent, divying up Bama's DBs, speed kills and the Tide's numbers problem at offensive line.

Key losses equals golden opportunities In football, injuries always equal opportunities. When frontline players go down, ready or not, their backups must step up and shoulder the load. That is especially true this spring at tight end. Starter David Cavan (6-5, 252) is still recovering from knee surgery. He's taking part in individual drills but is being held out of all team work. Also, Mike Shula...