How former Crimson Tide players fared in week 12

Over the years there have been a number of Alabama players who have entered the NCAA transfer portal. Some of them have retired their names and decided to return to the Crimson Tide. On the other hand, others have since left for new programs.

In this case, there are several former players who are still competing at the highest level elsewhere. Tyrell Shavers, Taulia Tagovailoa and Camar Wheaton were once touted high school dropouts. Each of them originally signed with Alabama before entering the transfer portal to create value for themselves on various programs

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Roll Tide Wire takes a look at how some of the former Crimson Tide players fared during week 12 of the 2022 season.

Javon Baker-UCF


Baker’s stats against Navy:

  • 6 receptions
  • 101 receiving yards
  • 1 TD

Joseph Bulovas-Vanderbilt

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Bulova’s stats against Florida:

Eyabi Okie-Michigan

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Okie’s stats against Illinois:

Brandon Bishop-Louisiana


Bishop Stats vs. Florida State:

Taulia Tagovailoa—Maryland

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Tagovailoa’s stats vs. Ohio State:

  • 26 CMP / 36 ATT
  • 293 Paid
  • 2 PaTDs
  • 10 carries
  • 12 RuYds
  • 1 RuTD

Vandarius Cowan—Maryland

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Cowan’s stats against Ohio State:

Keilan Robinson-Texas

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Robinson’s stats against Kansas:

  • 5 wears
  • 15 RuYd
  • 2 receptions
  • 17 ReYds

Layne Hatcher – State of Texas

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Hatcher’s stats against Arkansas State:

  • 23 CMP / 36 ATT
  • 196 Paid
  • 5 wears
  • 3 RuYds

Eddie Smith – State of Arkansas

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Smith’s stats against Texas State:

Brandon Turnage- Tennessee

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Turnage’s stats against South Carolina:

Drew Sanders – Arkansas

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Sanders’ stats against Ole Miss:

Shane Lee-USC

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Lee’s stats against UCLA:

Tyrell Shavers – San Diego State

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Shavers vs. New Mexico stats:

  • 1 reception
  • 63 reception yards

Camar Wheaton-SMU

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Wheaton’s stats against Tulane:

  • 9 carries
  • 29 RuYds
  • 2 receptions
  • 11 ReYds