Alabama practice report: Tide hits the field in full pads
by Marq_Burnett
 Crimson Tide Extra
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Alabama's tight ends go through blocking drills. (Photo/Marq Burnett)
Alabama's tight ends go through blocking drills. (Photo/Marq Burnett)
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TUSCALOOSA -- Alabama hit the practice field in full pads for its second day of work during the bye week. 

Here are some takeaways:

--Cornerback Deion Belue (toe) was seen during the media's viewing period. Belue was in a regular defensive jersey. On Tuesday, Tide coach Nick Saban said Belue would be limited this week. 

--Running back Jalston Fowler (concussion) was still in a black, non-contact jersey. Saban said Fowler is fine on Tuesday. 

--Cornerback Bradley Sylve (ankle) continues to increase his workload. Sylve is still pretty gimpy, but is giving it his all during drills. Saban said Sylve is locked in a battle with Cyrus Jones for the starting corner spot opposite Belue. 

--LaMichael Fanning was not at practice. He is still suspended indefinitely. 

--Scouts from the Indianapolis Colts, San Diego Chargers and others watched practice. 

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