Coker has brought some unexpected elusiveness to the Tide's quarterback position this season.
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When you think of Jacob Coker, what's the first thought that comes to your mind? Considering Nick Saban sat him against Ole Miss in order to get the more athletic Cooper Bateman, you most likely are not envisioning his open field moves.
Well Coker actually showed off his underrated running ability against Texas A&M last weekend, busting a few runs for quality yardage against the Aggies. For his efforts, Coker has earned a few new nicknames via his teammates:
Tennessee had best be on high alert when they travel to Tuscaloosa this Saturday, you never want to get beat by a guy nicknamed Vanilla Vick.
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Reggie Ragland said Alabama players call Jake Coker "Baby Roethlisberger" because of his toughness