Crimson Tide and Red Wolves set to tangle at 2:35 p.m. CT Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium


TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Alabama Crimson Tide put the finishing touches on its game plan for this weekend’s home opener during a helmets and shorts workout at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility on Thursday.


Thursday’s practice was the Tide’s final session prior to the team’s 2018 home opener with Arkansas State on Saturday, Sept. 8 at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Game time is set for 2:35 p.m. CT. The matchup will air on ESPN2 with Kevin Brown and Andre Ware calling the action from the booth and Alex Corddry working the sidelines.


Alabama enters Saturday’s contest with an all-time record of 259-53-3 (.827) at Bryant-Denny Stadium, which is the fourth-best home stadium record in the Football Bowl Subdivision and ranks No. 1 among Power 5 conference teams.