Alabama Football: Some Speculation on the 2023 Roster

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Alabama Football: Notable Non Draft-Eligible Returnees

Key players back in the fold on the offensive side of the ball include sophomore wide receiver Ja’Corey Brooks, freshman guard Tyler Booker, and sophomore tackle JC Latham.

Brooks has been Bama’s best receiver all season, and could be due for a true breakout year as a draft-eligible junior. Booker and Latham should join Javion Cohen and Seth McLaughlin to give Alabama a really good outlook on the offensive line.

On defense, freshman defensive tackle Jaheim Oatis, sophomore outside linebacker Dallas Turner, redshirt freshman inside linebacker Deontae Lawson, and sophomore cornerback Kool-Aid McKinstry are expected back.

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Each played key roles in the Alabama defense as underclassmen, and should take the torch as the faces of the 2023 defense.