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Ranking top five wide receivers of Nick Saban era at Alabama

Former Alabama receiver Amari Cooper (No. 9) breaks away from Ohio State defender in 2015 Sugar Bowl: © Derick E. Hingle - USA TODAY Sports

Since 2008, the wide receiver position has been an area of abundance at the University of Alabama under Nick Saban. The six-time national championship head coach – five for the Crimson Tide – has managed to get some of the most talented perimeter weapons in generating explosive offenses.

This trend will continue in the fall as sophomores Jerry Jeudy, Devonta Smith and Henry Ruggs III all anticipate a big season in the Southeastern Conference. 

In moving with the offseason installment of “Top five of the Saban era,” yours truly of Touchdown Alabama Magazine broke down receivers on In My Own Words 

ArDarius Stewart Makes Stephen's Top 5 WRs at Bama Under Nick Saban

If you want to share your list, be sure to subscribe to the TDAM YouTube channel where you can leave your thoughts, concerns and drop your list. After looking at offensive linemen, defensive linemen, cornerbacks, safeties and receivers, stay tuned to the site for the tight end position. 

Stephen M. Smith is the managing editor and senior writer for Touchdown Alabama Magazine.  You can “like” him on Facebook or “follow” him on Twitter, via @CoachingMSmith.

Stephen Smith is a 2015 graduate of the University of Alabama. He is a senior writer and reporter for Touchdown Alabama Magazine. He has covered Alabama football for 10+ years and his knowledge and coverage of the Crimson Tide's program have made him among the most respected journalist in his field. Smith has been featured on ESPN and several other marquee outlets as an analyst.

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