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The Jumbo Package | 08.20.14

The Jumbo Package | 08.20.14

Your daily dose of Crimson Tide news and notes. Checking QB battles: Bama looking at 2-man system; Ash in at Texas - CBSSports.com Alabama candidates: Jacob Coker, Blake Sims Analysis: Florida State transfer Jacob Coker has garnered preseason hype, and though he's got serious talent, the reality is this is going to be -- for lack of a better Sabanism -- a process. Coker hasn't exactly torn up every practice in crimson. The race is still on. But if Alabama turned to Blake Sims, they'd basically have to retool the Tide's pro-style offense. Sims is a runner who would thrive in a different...

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