ESPN senior writer Adam Rittenberg joined The Game with Ryan Fowler to talk all the latest news surrounding the Alabama Crimson Tide.

During the conversation Rittenberg talks David Ballou and Dr. Matt Rhea, his thoughts on Scott Cochran taking a pay cut to join Kirby Smart's staff, and who he sees starting at quarterback for the Tide week one.

He also touched on if Texas A&M can finally make a charge at the SEC West crown, who in the Big 10 has a realistic shot at making a College Football Playoff push in 2020, and what the proposed transfer portal rules could mean for the future of college football.

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