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Davis Made Hard Choice For Alabama

Luther Davis returns to home state

Alabama sophomore defensive end Luther Davis was a natural topic for the state's media this week since he is a native of Louisiana who originally committed to LSU. He changed his commitment to Bama and Coach Nick Saban. A few weeks back, Davis talked of battling homesickness. Tuesday after practice, he revisited past unpleasantness.

With Alabama preparing to play LSU in a key national college football game Saturday, Luther Davis seems to be reliving some of the trauma of his decision to leave West Monroe, Louisiana, for the Crimson Tide rather than play for the home-state Bengal Tigers. Davis said he has spent lots of time in the last week talking to his friend, LSU defensive end Tyson Jackson. "He wants to do well, but...

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