With Alabama’s annual A-Day spring scrimmage rapidly approaching, the focus for Nick Saban’s team will soon turn to fall camp and the upcoming 2012 season.
While the Crimson Tide has one of the deepest and most talented rosters in the country, considering the holes they have to fill, the factors that could turn their season upside down is the same thing that can derail any squad in the country’s hopes—injuries or disciplinary issues.
Despite the talent waiting in the wings in Tuscaloosa, depth is a concern—and because of that, certain players remaining healthy and trouble-free is essential for the Crimson Tide to have the type of season they are capable of.
The well-being of these players will play a huge role in determining if Alabama is able to win the SEC this fall, and perhaps defend their national championship.
Here are five players that nothing can happen to for Alabama.