Assault sends Alabama kicker to hospital

UPDATE: The Tuscaloosa News provides new details of the attack on the Alabama kicker. Tiffin was allegedly attacked from behind. A female witnessed the attack and took Tiffin to the hospital. The alleged attack too place in the “400 block of 23rd Avenue, near the Temerson Square entertainment district.”

Alabama Crimson Tide place kicker Leigh Tiffin was the victim of an alleged assault, the Bama Beat reports.

According to the report, “No arrests have yet been made, though police continue to look into the altercation. Police believe Tiffin’s involvement was only as a victim.”

Bamaonline.com reported Tiffin was treated and released from DCH Medical Center following the early Wednesday morning alleged attack. According to the Rivals site, the altercation took place in downtown Tuscaloosa, and the injuries were minor.