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ESPN: Greg McElroy, Alabama Prepared For Opener

Alabama begins its title defense Saturday against San Jose State. The Crimson Tide are already facing challenges without having played a down. Alabama will not have DT Marcell Dareus (suspension) or Heisman Trophy winning RB Mark Ingram (knee injury) this week. However, as College Football Live's Erik Kuselias found out, senior QB Greg McElroy is confident his team will overcome all it faces during his final season.

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