Alabama Football Continues Preparations for Florida State

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The University of Alabama football team continued its work in full pads on Tuesday afternoon, putting in a two-hour practice at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility.

Tuesday’s 3:30 p.m. CT session was the 23rd practice of the fall with only two remaining before the team travels to Atlanta, Ga., for the season opener with No. 3 Florida State this Saturday, Sept. 2. The two storied programs will meet in the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for a 7 p.m. CT kickoff on ABC. Chris Fowler, Kirk Herbstreit, Maria Taylor and Tom Rinaldi will be on the call.

The Crimson Tide is scheduled for two more practices before traveling on Friday. Wednesday and Thursday will both begin at 3:30 p.m. CT with head coach Nick Saban slated to speak after tomorrow afternoon’s workout.