Bama targets defense early in 2014 class 

May, 3, 2013
5/03/13
2:56
PM ET
Last year, the University of Alabama’s No. 1 recruiting class was highlighted by playmakers on offense. The Crimson Tide signed four ESPN 150 running backs, the nation’s No. 2 wide receiver and a player many believed was the most dynamic tight end in the class.

However, Nick Saban is still a defensive-minded coach, and it’s clear the priority so far for 2014 has been on that side of the ball.

Nick Saban Talks Recruiting
Alabama is in line for its fourth straight No. 1 college football recruiting class. Nick Saban talks about his approach to building classes and the importance of developing incoming talent.
VIDEO PLAYLIST video

SEC SCOREBOARD

Thursday, 8/28
Saturday, 8/30
Sunday, 8/31