Alabama is one of the few teams in the country where majority of the starters are already in place. With this being the case, it doesn't leave much room for surprise players to come out of nowhere and have a breakout season. It is tough these days in Tuscaloosa for players buried on the depth chart to separate themselves and shine in any given season.
But with that said, it isn't possible for an underrated Crimson Tide player to bust onto the scene when everybody least expected it. This is a roster full of elite athletes, which means that it is bound to happen if given the opportunity. With injuries, starters not performing well and mop-up duty taking place, that chance is given each and every week to a few lucky players.
We know about A.J. McCarron, T.J. Yeldon and C.J. Mosley, but here are a few underrated Alabama players that will have breakout season in 2013.