Morning Playbook: Alabama QB updates, Super Bowl QBs and coaches remembered and a Grammy winner

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Alabama has confirmed the addition of former Florida State quarterback Jacob Cooker. [College Football Talk]

The Crimson Tide also lost the commitment of a five-star quarterback. Ricky Town committed to USC. Enter your Lane Kiffin jokes here. [247 Sports]

UNLV head coach Bobby Hauck got a pay raise that is not settling well with everybody for some reason. [Las Vegas Sun]

Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini says Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll was his mentor. [Lincoln Journal Star]

While we are in the reflecting mood, former NC State head coach Tom O'Brien looks back on the Russell Wilson situation. [The Charlotte Observer]

Former San Diego State football player Gregory Porter won a Grammy Sunday night for best vocal jazz album. [NBC San Diego]

The Miami Hurricanes will have an offensive line with strong family ties once some top recruits join the team. [Miami Herald]

Three years ago USC gave an offer to a 13-year old quarterback. He is still committed to the Trojans for the Class of 2015, if you were wondering. [247 Sports]

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