TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The University of Alabama returned to the practice fields on Tuesday after the first back-to-back off days since the start of preseason camp.
But the 48 hours off weren't enough to heal up some players.
Here are a few notes and observations from the media viewing period of practice, including one key receiver wearing a black no-contact jersey:
Amari Cooper did not practice Tuesday. The true freshman receiver expected to play significant snaps this season was wearing a black no-contact jersey while riding the stationary bike.