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PODCAST: Alabama lands grad transfer at tight end, and it’s time to talk spring football

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The addition of Carl Tucker at tight end provides Alabama with a huge need on its roster for spring practice and the upcoming season. A graduate transfer from North Carolina, Tucker visited the program on last week and decided to commit to the Crimson Tide on Wednesday. 

RELATED: Alabama lands commitment from Carl Tucker, grad transfer from North Carolina

Once a three-star recruit, he totaled 36 catches for 549 receiving yards with four touchdowns during his tenure as a Tar Heel.

He brings experience, depth and playmaking abilities to the position group. 

In Wednesday’s segment of In My Own Words, yours truly of Touchdown Alabama Magazine breaks down the impact of Alabama getting a commitment from Tucker. 

Stephen M. Smith: Carl Tucker chooses Alabama and immediately boosts Tide's tight end group

With spring ball returning in March, Crimson Tide fans are excited for all the talent returning to the roster as well as the incoming freshmen.

This is usually the time of year where we start to discover the positional units that will have us excited, concerned, or surprised for next fall. 

Check out the segment below, as I dive into the group that I’m looking forward to seeing. 

Stephen discusses Bryce Young and other position groups that may excite Alabama fans in 2020

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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.

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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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