Nussmeier puts his stamp on Tide's class 

August, 6, 2012
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The University of Alabama needed to make a splash at the quarterback position in this year’s recruiting class after missing out on its top targets in each of the last two years.

Enter Doug Nussmeier.

Cooper Bateman
Tom Hauck for ESPN.comCooper Bateman said first-year Alabama OC Doug Nussmeier was one of the main reasons he chose the Crimson Tide.
The first-year offensive coordinator arrived in January and wasted no time looking for his quarterback of the future. Because of his ties to Washington, he nearly helped the Crimson Tide reel in a commitment from Max Browne, the nation’s No. 2 signal caller, who ended up choosing USC.
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