The future looks bright for Alabama football. There are some losses that the Crimson Tide will definitely feel in 2011, but promising young players like Demetrius Hart, Jesse Williams and Aaron Douglas hope to ease the pain at key positions.
Alabama is ready to take another shot at the national title after winning 10 games in 2010. One factor that affected Alabama was their grueling schedule, a factor that has been the downfall of many good SEC teams.
While 'Bama's lineup of games this season will be a bit more forgiving, that's not saying much at all. The Tide will travel to several contests including Penn State, Auburn and a trip to the Swamp in Gainesville to face the Florida Gators.
Here's a game-by-game breakdown of Alabama's 2011 schedule.