Alabama will have to be patient with the state's top prospect.

He has a unique reason for taking things slow:

No. 1 Alabama prospect won’t have a list of top teams any time soon
Which SEC player do you give the best odds to win the next Heisman?

The latest list includes two Alabama players at the top of the list:

Updated Heisman odds increase the odds of three SEC players
Fired high school coach continues to support his players' well-being over anything else.

Video: Fired high school coach who banned Alabama responds: ‘I’d back Brandon Harris every time’
Safe to say, Paul Finebaum shouldn't be expecting a Christmas card from Brian Daboll next season.

How would you rate the rumored hire?

Paul Finebaum critical of Alabama’s hiring of OC Brian Daboll: ‘It’s a step backwards’
The 20 greatest recruits to sign with The University of Alabama.

Who made No. 1?

20 greatest recruits in Alabama history
100 college football highlights have been captured in a single video.

Which play will you remember most from the 2016 season?

Video: Fan created highlight reel features the Top 100 plays from the 2016 season
The former Alabama QB is gaining some traction as a potential trade target:

AJ McCarron could be the NFL’s best available option at QB
Ranking the SEC's top 10 returning linebackers for 2017 ...

Alabama Football has 2 ranked in the top 10:

Ranking the top 10 returning LBs in the SEC for 2017
Surprise Surprise...

The SEC is already off to a fast start in the 2018 class:

Top 5 players already committed to SEC schools for 2018
Alabama Football has the SEC's top incoming defensive lineman for 2017!

This kid should be a big-time player:

Top 5 incoming defensive line recruits (plus a couple bonus picks)
Who thinks former Alabama Football RB Derrick Henry will have a big year in 2017?

Here's what NFL Hall of Famer Terrell Davis said about Henry:

Patience is the key for Derrick Henry entering second year
We think one former Alabama player is underrated when it comes to this year's draft:

Tennessee RB Alvin Kamara, and 4 other underrated NFL Draft prospects from SEC
Alabama signed some highly rated defensive backs this recruiting class.

We looked at how the 2017 class might compare to past DB classes:

Ranking past 5 DB classes, and how 2017 might compare