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Will Anderson drops hype video to prepare Tide fans for huge junior year

Will Anderson Jr. celebrates Alabama winning 2021 SEC Championship over Georgia
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Will Anderson was a nightmare for opposing offenses in 2021.

He took over the college football stage and was the most dominant player in the SEC. Anderson became the first jack/rush linebacker of the Nick Saban era to total 100+ tackles. He collected 101 total tackles, including 34.5 for loss and 17.5 sacks.

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The 6-foot-4, 243-pounder led the nation in tackles for loss and sacks.

He also posted a team-high nine quarterback hurries. Anderson won the Bronko Nagurski Award and earned first-team All-SEC and Unanimous All-American honors. He won SEC Defensive Player of the Year and garnered the respect of his teammates as a permanent team captain. Anderson did not win a College Football Playoff National Championship, and it is fueling him for next season. He dropped a hype video to his Instagram, preparing Crimson Tide fans for his dominance as a junior in the coming fall.


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Offensive linemen could not stop him last year, and it will be harder to slow him down.

Anderson is on a mission and with Dallas Turner rising, both will provide headaches for quarterbacks.

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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.

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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