UPDATED: Josh Jacobs is fine.
According to sources, Jacobs’ girlfriend gave birth on Thursday to Jacobs’ second child and was given an excused absence from the coaching staff.
Alabama football held its final practice indoors at Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Thursday, before it takes the plane to Santa Clara, Calif.
Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide is scheduled to leave on Friday, and despite rainy conditions all week, the team was able to get three strong sessions in. Listed below are notes and observations from Thursday’s practice via Stephen Smith of Touchdown Alabama Magazine.
*Get the BEST Alabama football insider information, message board access, and recruiting coverage today! SIGN UP HERE to unlock our subscriber only content!*