TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama returned to the practice field Monday to begin preparations for its matchup with No. 24 Texas A&M on Saturday. The Crimson Tide worked for two hours in shells at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields this afternoon.


Alabama and No. 24 Texas A&M will meet for the 12th time in a series that dates back to 1942. The Crimson Tide leads the all-time series, 9-2, including a 4-0 record in College Station. Alabama won last year’s meeting, 45-23, at Bryant-Denny Stadium and is 6-1 against the Aggies since Texas A&M joined the Southeastern Conference in 2012.