Two Tide Players On Receiver List
The Biletnikoff Award will be presented to the nation's top receiver at the end of the year. Tuesday, the organization revealed its initial watch list and two Alabama receivers were on it.
Upcoming senior Kevin Norwood and sophomore Amari Cooper are on the list.
Norwood has been Mr. Clutch for the past two seasons, particularly in the two most recent critical victories over LSU. Last year he had 29 receptions for 461 yards and four touchdowns.
Norwood is a 6-1, 195-pound three-year letterman from D'Iberville, Miss.
Cooper, 6-1, 202, was a consensus Freshman All-America as he broke the Alabama school record with 11 receiving touchdowns. He broke Julio Jones' freshman records for receptions (59) and receiving yards (1,000).
He is a native of Miami.
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