Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban
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The Crimson Tide put in two hours of work in sixth practice of the spring

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama football team wrapped up day six of spring practice on Tuesday afternoon with a two-hour session in full pads on the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields.

Thursday’s practice was the sixth of 15 spring practice sessions that will include two closed scrimmages and the annual Golden Flake A-Day Game at Bryant-Denny Stadium on April 21 at 1 p.m. CT. The game will air live on ESPN with Adnan Virk, Joey Galloway, Kirk Herbstreit and Holly Rowe on the call.

The Tide returns a total of 10 starters, including seven on offense and three on defense. The UA offense welcomes back junior quarterback Jalen Hurts, senior running back Damien Harris, four offensive linemen, including Jonah Williams, Ross Pierschbacher, Lester Cotton Sr. and Matt Womack along with junior tight end Hale Hentges. Senior Isaiah Buggs and junior Raekwon Davis return to anchor the defensive line, while redshirt junior Anfernee Jennings will lead the linebackers.

The team will return to the field this week for another practice on Thursday, April 5 before holding its first scrimmage on the spring on Saturday, April 7.