Prior to Alabama's game at Kentucky Saturday, much of the conversation involved Bama having lost the…
How Will Tide Defend Hogs' QB?
Pass defense is more than secondary play. Alabama has turned in only one pass interception this year, which puts the Crimson Tide last in the Southeastern Conference in that category. But Bama is fourth in the SEC in pass defense, even though Alabama's No. 1 ranking in rushing defense means opponents are going to be going up top. Alabama didn't have a sack against North Texas last week (and Bama Coach Nick Saban has pointed out on several occasions that there are more ways to affect the quarterback than with a sack). But in three games Alabama has 10 sacks, tied for first in the SEC. And even though there are other ways to affect a quarterback, the sack is a good way. Saban's point, of course, is that putting pressure on the quarterback, making him throw before he's ready,, tipping balls, and the like affect...
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