Alabama’s Alphonse Taylor arrested on DUI charge

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Alabama OL Alphonse Taylor arrested on DUI charge
Sunday July 17th, 2016

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Alabama offensive lineman Alphonse Taylor was arrested Sunday and charged with DUI, according to the Tuscaloosa Country Sheriff's Office.

Taylor’s bond has been set at $1,000.

The senior started all 15 games at right guard for the Crimson Tide last season, helping the school claim its 16th national championship.

Taylor has been picked as a preseason second-team All-SEC guard by reporters, but is struggling to hold onto his starting position.

According to, coach Nick Saban wants Taylor, who weighs 345 pounds, to lose weight before the season. 

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