Defensive Line

 Jonathan Allen quickly earned a spot on the Alabama defensive line as a true freshman and will battle for a starting job in 2014 after the NFL departure of both starting ends from a season ago he has 16 career tackles with three tackles for loss and a forced fumble. Number 93

Dakota Ball enters his sophomore season looking to challenge for repetitions along the defensive line in 2014, he has played in only one career game. Number 94

Brandon Ivory the Crimson Tide's most experienced nose guard in 2014. This senior from Memphis has played in 29 career games in the middle of the Alabama defensive line, making 13 starts and has 51 career tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss (-8 yards), a pass breakup and a fumble recovery. Number 99

Korren Kirven earned his first career playing time along the defensive front in 2013. He will begin the 2014 campaign pushing for an expanded spot in the Alabama defense and he played in five games a year ago as a reserve nose tackle. Number 85

Darren Lake a two-year letterman at nose tackle for Alabama and backed up Brandon Ivory a season ago and will fight for an increased spot along the Crimson Tide defensive front he has played in 21 career games at the Capstone with 18 total tackles and one tackle for loss. Number 95

Dee Liner an explosive defensive line who saw the field in one game as a true freshman but returns in 2014 looking to crack the rotation at defensive end and a talented pass rusher who can also hold the point of attach in the running game. Number 52