Alabama fans finally got a sneak peak at what’s in store for a team hoping to become the first squad to repeat as national champions since Nebraska in 1995.
While Nick Saban has a small but proven circle of veterans who are capable of ensuring the teams stays hungry this season, it's no secret that the Crimson Tide will need several youngsters to step up and prove themselves on the biggest of stages.
For a team that has to replace five players that earned AP All-American recognition, the Crimson Tide are one of the rare powerhouses that have the ability to reload without much drop-off.
A handful of young stars offered a glimpse of the potential they possess during last weekend’s annual A-Day spring scrimmage.
Here are the top five surprises from the A-Day game.