The Tide was penalized 15 times in Austin, but fortunately for Alabama none were due to using the "Horns Down" hand gesture. Saban's message to not use the gesture was received for the duration of the game, but the players couldn't help themselves after the win was secured.
Alabama is represented well on yet another preseason watch list as Will Anderson, Jordan Battle and Henry To’o To’o were named to the 2022 Bednarik Award Watch List by the Maxwell Football Club on Monday.
Alabama's outstanding junior inside linebacker Henry To'o To'o took to Instagram to announce that he would be returning to The Capstone for his senior season in 2022. To'o To'o, a transfer from the University of Tennessee, was rated as a potential day two NFL Draft pick.