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Yeldon raises eyebrows for Alabama as freshman, Gurley shines for UGA

Updated: November 26, 2012, 11:28 AM ET
By Alex Scarborough | TideNation

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Over the years, Alabama has become accustomed to freshman tailbacks making a splash. There was Mark Ingram bursting on the scene in 2008, Trent Richardson doing the same in 2009 and Eddie Lacy following the lead in 2010.

Then came T.J. Yeldon this year, powering his way to 847 yards and 10 touchdowns in a backup role behind Lacy. The thunder-and-lightning combo have accounted for 1,848 yards and 24 touchdowns this season. If they were one back, they'd lead the country ...

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