Wednesday random links

Here’s more on the sad story of Keith McCants from Mobile’s NBC 15. In this interview, McCants admits to drug use to take the edge off the pain he feels as a result of his professional football career.

McCants allegedly threw a pair of pliers, a screwdriver and a crack pipe at an officer, according to this report from the Ledger-Enquirer.

Spring Football Links:
A big part of Alabama’s running game will be a healthy Terry Grant. The speedster was battling a sports hernia, and the Rap Sheet breaks down the injury with an interview with Grant.

The most interesting part was the difficulty doctors had in diagnosing the injury.

While you are checking out Rapoport’s writing, you should read his profile on Rolando McClain from Tuesday’s Birmingham News.

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Here’s more on the development of Jimmy Johns from the Montgomery Advertiser. Johns is described as a hard hitter. It should be fun to see how he has developed when Spring ends and A-Day rolls around.

Alabama’s Michael Thompson gets to play at Augusta in the Masters. Thompson is the number one college golfer in the nation, and provides the details.