Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Alabama Crimson Tide podcast with Ryan Fowler. In this edition, we talk with Alabama commit Antonio Alfano about why he chose Alabama over Georgia and Penn State. Nick Saban beats Kirby Smart on the recruiting trail.
- Antonio Alfano committed to the Alabama Crimson Tide on May 18. He talks in-depth about the recruiting process.
- Alfano started getting recruited and received his first offer when he was in the eighth grade.
- Because of Alfano’s size, he played against older competition, he talks about how that helped him develop as a player.
- Alfano says how new co-offensive coordinator and wide receiver coach Josh Gattis helped Alabama land his commitment.
- Alfano explains what separated Alabama from Georgia and Penn State.
- Alfano talks about what it is like to get to know Nick Saban and be recruited by the best coach in college football.
- Alfano talks about Craig Kuligowiski, the new defensive line coach
- Alfano explains that Georgia is trying to replicate what Nick Saban does at Alabama and how that helped him make his decision.
- Alabama Crimson Tide podcast on Wednesday included a conversation with Braden Gall who shared high praise for Alabama and Tua Tagovailoa going into the 2018 season.
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