Tide schedule preview: Virginia Tech 

June, 18, 2013
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Editor's note: The season is nearly upon us and TideNation is taking steps to get you ready for every one of Alabama's regular-season opponents. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll go through each week of the Crimson Tide's schedule, starting with the season-opener against Virginia Tech and closing with the finale against Auburn.

The rundown

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