For years Alabama has been plagued by kicking issues. From Cade Foster’s misses in the 2011 LSU game, to the kick-six against Auburn, the Crimson Tide have been unable to solve their field goal issues.
But a new hope might be on the way.
2017 Alabama commit Brandon Ruiz released a highlight reel showing off his impressive kicking skills. Ruiz, who is the No. 2 kicker in the class of 2017 per 247Sports Composite Ranking. The 2017 kicker is from Gilbert, Az.
— Brandon Ruiz (@BrandonRRuiz) September 18, 2016
Until Ruiz arrives on campus, Alabama will continue to lean on senior Adam Griffith for its field goal duties. Griffith made two out of his three field goals against Ole Miss.