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Javier Arenas

The question to Alabama Coach Nick Saban was a natural. Javier Arenas had just made a nice catch in practice. Is there any chance that he might be able to show his stuff on offense? Saban said it had been talked about, but that with his defensive and special teams assignments, "he has a lot on his plate. I doubt it."

Three years ago, people were wondering why then-Alabama Coach Mike Shula staff signed that short cornerback/kick returner from Tampa when his best offer at the time was South Florida. Now, Javier Arenas is an All-SEC player and Playboy All-America. And he knows talent when he sees it. Which begs the question: which new players are standing out thus far to Arenas? "A lot of them," he said...

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