Scholarship numbers still changing

As Nick Saban has said, and we’ve repeated, scholarship numbers work themselves out. Here’s the latest. Cornerback Lionel Mitchell was placed on medical scholarship due to a back injury, according to media reports. Ian Rapoport helpfully updates the on scholarship count—it is now 64.

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Saban’s meeting with the local press today included this tidbit: Brandon Lewis won’t be joining the Tide this fall. He appears headed for junior college.