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beginning inside linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton will miss the rest of your season recovering from knee surgery, coach Nick Saban stated Monday.
Hamilton injured the knee for the duration of Saturday's victory over LSU. It was the second season-ending knee injury of his profession.
Saban also stated reserve inside linebacker Mack Wilson is going to be out four to six weeks recovering from a foot injury.
Star defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick will not practice Monday but is expected to return for the field as early as Tuesday while he comes back from a hamstring pull, Saban said.
Using the pair of inside linebackers out, expect freshman Dylan Moses to possess an chance to play extra meaningful snaps. Veteran Keith
Holcombe could figure heavily into the rotation at the same time.
The linebacker spot has been hit specifically challenging by injuries at Alabama this season. Outdoors linebackers Terrell Lewis and Christian Miller both suffered potential season-ending injuries Week 1 against Florida State.
There is a possibility that 1 or both players could return for the stretch run, but neither has been medically cleared to practice but, Saban said last week.
No. 2 Alabama travels to No. 16 Mississippi State this Saturday. Two weeks later, the Crimson Tide will wrap up the normal season at No. 14 Auburn.