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Johns Knows His Place
Jimmy Johns is correct when he insists "I'm a running back, not a quarterback." But when Alabama lost back-up quarterback Jimmy Barnes to a knee injury in pre-bowl practice, the Crimson Tide was left with only starter John Parker Wilson as a scholarshipped quarterback. Thus attention turned to Johns, a quarterback when he was Mr. Football at Brookhaven High School in Mississippi in 2004. Johns was moved to halfback almost the day he arrived in Tuscaloosa and saw back-up duty to Kenneth Darby the past two years. And he has seen a handful of snaps as a quarterback. Following a practice this week, Johns was asked about his preparation time at quarterback. He was far more emphatic in denial than, say, Miami Dolphins Coach Nick Saban has been in denying the possibility of him becoming...
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