Shifted to the defensive side of the ball due to necessity when injuries hit the Tigers hard late in 2018 … Has found at home at defensive end after spending the first two years on the offensive line … Has played in 18 games during his career, all on the offensive side of the football or on special teams as a member of the field goal protection team.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2018)
Played in seven games, mainly seeing action on special teams … Played one offensive snap in win over Ole Miss … Shifted to defensive side of the ball late in the year when injuries took a toll on the defensive front.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
Appeared in 11 games on special teams.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2016)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2016.
Rated as a composite three-star prospect and ranked as the No. 90 offensive tackle in the country ... Rated as the 38th-best player in Alabama according to 247Sports ... Earned first team All-USA honors in the state of Alabama as a senior ... Coached by Nathan McDaniel, who dubbed Savage as a “gentle giant.”
Parents are Shelia and James Savage ... Born July 18, 1998 ... Majoring in sport administration.