Tide seeking right mix on offensive line

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Alabama offensive line coach Joe Pendry is searching for the right combination.

The Crimson Tide is seeking to replace All-Americans Andre Smith and Antoine Caldwell and right guard Marlon Davis while maintaining similarly strong chemistry.

That leaves plenty of competition at center, right guard and left tackle.

Mike Johnson, a second-team All-Southeastern Conference selection last season, seems entrenched at left guard.

Drew Davis returns at right tackle. Signees James Carpenter and Chance Warmack both enrolled early and are going through spring practice.

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