Jones missed Alabama's first nine practices in preparation for the BCS title game. He sprained his left foot against Georgia on December 1. He was named the nation's best center, and he's a four-year starter for the Crimson Tide.
After multiple suspensions and disciplinary actions, Florida dismissed Saunders over the weekend. Ironically, he's taking a hard look at Louisville. The Gators face the Cardinals in the Sugar Bowl on January 2.