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Carson Tinker at the Senior Bowl

Carson Tinker may be more of a name because of the tragedy surrounding his personal life while playing at Alabama, but that's because his long-snapping was sharp to the point that many watched Alabama game's without hearing his name. Tinker is okay with that as he sets his sights on the NFL, and he's paved the way for his likely replacement in the meantime.

Three BCS National Championships in four seasons with Alabama is what most of the 2013 senior class focused on as they depart The Capstone. For most on the team, it was an uphill battle to see playing time and then significant playing time. That wasn't necessarily the case for Carson Tinker, who had to wait to get something each of his classmates already had. A scholarship. Tinker, who handled...

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