University of Alabama sophomore Ryan Kellywas one of 44 players selected to the 2013 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List the Rimington Committee announced on Tuesday. The Rimington Trophy annually goes to the nation's top center.
Kelly backed up 2012 Rimington Trophy winner Barrett Jonesa season ago, playing in 10 games, and earning SEC All-Freshman recognition.
The 2013 Riminigton Trophy Spring Watch List includes 17 returning players from the 2012 Watch List. The SEC leads the way with nine players while the PAC-12 and the Mountain West Conference check in with five players each.
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- The University of Alabama football team had five players selected on the final day of the 2013 National Football League Draft Saturday afternoon at Radio City Music Hall.
The five selections on Saturday gave Alabama a total of nine players taken in the 2013 NFL Draft, setting a new modern-era record. The old mark was eight set in 1987 and 2012. The Tide had 10 players selected over 30 rounds in 1945. The current NFL Draft is seven rounds in length.
Linebacker Nico Johnson was the first player off the board on Saturday...
The Toomer's Corner Trees in Auburn were taken down today. We can't wait to see how our friends in Auburn fix up Toomer's Corner.