Dalvin Tomlinson needs knee surgery
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama coach Nick Saban says defensive lineman Dalvin Tomlinson will have knee surgery.
Saban said Thursday that Tomlinson was injured in Wednesday's practice. He says he won't comment on the nature of the injury or a timetable for the player's return until the surgery is completed.
The top-ranked Crimson Tide is off this week before facing No. 7 Texas A&M.
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