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Will Reichards committed to Alabama on Wednesday.

Alabama football: Nation’s No. 1 kicker Will Reichard commits to Crimson Tide

Matt Speakman

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No. 1 kicker commits to Alabama

Despite winning five national championships in nine years, kicking woes have always plagued Alabama coach Nick Saban’s team. Against Georgia, former kicker Andy Pappanastos missed a game-winning field goal as time expired. Alabama may have ended its kicking woes on Wednesday. Kicker Will Reichard committed to Alabama. He is the No. 1 player at his position according to the 247Sports composite rankings.

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