The No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide are set to host No. 18 Penn State Nittany Lions at 7:00 p.m. ET, and last season's Heisman Trophy winner, running back Mark Ingram, has been missing so far this season due to knee surgery.
For most teams, losing a Heisman-worthy running back would mean losing a huge chunk of their offense.
But not Alabama.
The Tide have another trick up their sleeve in the form of sophomore running back, Trent Richardson.
In fact, Richardson could be a better option for the starting position than Ingram.
Here are 10 reasons why.