Alabama names week one players of the week


CW Staff

Alabama recognized eight players following the Crimson Tide’s victory over Wisconsin last weekend. 

The three offensive players included running back Derrick Henry, tight end O.J. Howard and center Ryan Kelly. Henry was responsible for three of Alabama’s five touchdowns and rushed for 147 yards. Howard caught three passes for 37 yards. 

The three defensive players recognized were linebacker Reggie Ragland, defensive lineman Jonathan Allen and defensive lineman Jarran Reed. Ragland led the team on Saturday recording 12 total tackles. Allen recorded two sacks and Reed added five tackles. 

Defensive backs Cyrus Jones and Tony Brown represented the special teams unit. Jones returned four punts, and his longest return went for eighteen yards.