Alabama redshirt senior T Austin Shepherd has accepted an invitation to the Senior Bowl.
Al.com's Andrew Gribble reports that it's "looking like more of a possibility" that Alabama redshirt senior T Austin Shepherd will replace star freshman T Cam Robinson (ankle).
Alabama redshirt senior OT Austin Shepherd "hasn't generated a great deal of national attention but he performed quite well taking over for D.J. Fluker at right tackle last season," notes CBS Sports' Rob Rang.
Alabama sophomore Austin Shepherd is expected to open preseason practices as the starting right tackle.