Perry, in conjunction with his eligibility standing and NCAA policy, will most certainly be entitled to a medical redshirt.
Listed as a four-star prospect out of Prattville High School, Perry, a current scholarship senior, has played an integral role in the Crimson Tide secondary in terms of depth and experience.
Prior to Thursday’s surgery, Perry asked for prayer via his personal Twitter account.
Surgery in the morning.. Pray for me!!The details of Perry's surgery, as well as recovery timetable, will be noted in a future post.
— Nick Perry (@NIckPerry_27) September 26, 2013