September 27, 2007

More Coffee for the Tide?

Alabama running back Glenn Coffee has been a major contributor to the Tide's early 3-1 start with his hard running style. Waiting in the wings for the 2009 class is his brother, Matt Coffee, a junior running back/linebacker at Ft. Walton Beach. The younger Coffee was in Tuscaloosa this weekend watching his older brother.

"I have seen Alabama play in person several times watching my brother, but this is only the second time I had been on campus as a recruit," said Coffee, who stands 5-foot-10, 215 pounds. "I had a great time until the last part of the game. It is tough watching my brother go through a loss, but he and the team will bounce back."

Coffee was extended a verbal offer by the previous Alabama staff and already holds a written offer by Illinois.

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