It looks like Alabama quarterback Blake Barnett could have a new look come football season.
Barnett, the redshirt freshman quarterback this season, could wear No. 8 in 2016 instead of the No. 6 jersey he sported in 2015, he indicated on Twitter Saturday.
Back to the old ways. ?? #8 pic.twitter.com/nv9Bjg6xRz
— B² (@Blake_Barnett6) February 20, 2016
Barnett will find himself in a quarterback battle in the spring as he competes for the Crimson Tide’s starting job. According to 247Sports’ Charlie Potter, Barnett wore No. 8 at Santiago High School in California, which Barnett eluded to in his tweet.