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Alabama's secondary, a unit that was expected to see major drop off after losing key players to the NFL last year, is losing more veterans this year in Dee Milliner and Robert Lester. So which youngsters will take on bigger roles?

The secondary was supposed to be Alabama's weakest link this season. After losing starting defensive backs Mark Barron and Dre' Kirkpatrick to the NFL—both of whom were first-round draft picks last April—the Crimson Tide wasn't expected to be as productive. Statistically speaking, this group was not as good as last year's, but that point becomes moot when you win a national championship. This... Recommended Stories

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