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Green Has Made Big Decisions

Robby Green

There seems to be only one position of concern in analyses of Alabama's 2009 defense. That's partly because starters return at eight positions and quality back-ups are considered to be on hand to fill those spots and add depth at others.

Alabama's 12-2 season in 2008, according to Coach Nick Saban, was due, in part, to outstanding leadership from the players. There were two captains on offense, quarterback John Parker Wilson and center Antoine Caldwell. There was one captain on defense, Rashad Johnson. Longtime observers of Bama football think Johnson is among the finest leaders ever for the Crimson Tide. He was also an All...

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