Alabama starting quarterback Jalen Milroe recorded five total touchdowns in the Crimson Tide’s season opener against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Here’s what you need to know:
- Milroe completed 13-of-19 passes for 194 yards and three touchdowns.
- On the ground, Milroe posted 48 yards on seven carries with two rushing touchdowns.
- Milroe was taken out of the game in the third quarter and replaced by backup Tyler Buchner.
- Alabama named Milroe the starting quarterback for the season opener on Friday. He served as the backup in 2022.
This story will be updated.
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