Given the gravity of that statement, this post could conclude right now and many Tide fans would walk away with a hardy “fist pump” and a smile, and be rightly justified.
Jones, who had been relegated to a stationary bike for the initial nine practice sessions of bowl prep, returned to the fold Tuesday and displayed no “obvious” ill effects from a left foot injury he sustained in the SEC championship game. Adorning a white practice jersey, Jones “got down to business” with the rest of his teammates in what was, at the time, the second-to-last practice session before the team’s departure for
In respect to the current status of the team, the Crimson Tide have since held a Wednesday morning session, and are currently en route to Miami.
Once Alabama arrives in south Florida the health of Jones will be a “hot topic” within media circles, especially given the enormous assembly, but the fact Alabama’s most versatile lineman is no longer “pedaling in place” is a positive sign for everyone involved with the program.
-Barrett Jones leaving a lasting legacy at Alabama