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Linebacker News Is Bad And Good

Jerrell Harris

There was more information—not necessarily news since both items were anticipated – regarding the Alabama linebacker situation Monday. As expected, Bama has lost an outstanding starter for the rest of the year. And in a few weeks the Crimson Tide will have the eligibility of a linebacker reinstated.

Alabama Coach Nick Saban had his regular Monday news briefing Monday and confirmed the ligament damage to sophomore linebacker Dont'a Hightower's left knee is season ending. He also announced that the eligibility of sophomore linebacker Jerrell Harris will be reinstated beginning with the seventh game of the season. Alabama has gone 4-0 and is ranked third in the nation. This week the Crimson... Recommended Stories

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