Alabama football: 5 things to watch in 2016

When the Alabama Crimson Tide take the field for the 2016 college football season, they will do so with their eyes set towards winning their second straight national title and 17th overall.

There certainly aren’t very many people saying Nick Saban’s team won’t be a contender once again and it should be interesting to see what they can do.

For a fourth straight year, they will have a new quarterback leading the charge and they will have to replace a Heisman Trophy winning running back. As for their defense, they lost their long-time defensive coordinator to a well-deserved head coaching gig, but look to have a unit that can dominate once again.

Let’s take a look at five things to watch for the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2016 college football season.

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