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SABAN: Hightower Injury Prognosis Not Good

An injury to one of Alabama football's best defenders put a damper on another near-perfect showing by the Crimson Tide Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium; this time in a 35-7 win over Arkansas in the Tide's Southeastern Conference opener.

Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban reported that sophomore linebacker Dont'a Hightower's knee injury suffered in early in Saturday's game was likely a serious one. "He'll have an MRI tomorrow," Saban said. "The initial prognosis is not good. We're hopeful it won't be bad but we'll know for sure tomorrow. The initial prognosis is not good." "You hate to see any player get hurt but that one there is...