Alabama running back Trey Sanders hurt in car accident

Coach Saban on Trey Sanders' injury

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: Coach Nick Saban gave an update on Trey Sanders Monday after he was seriously hurt in a car accident.

Saban said Sanders had successful surgery at UAB. He expects Sanders to make a full recovery, but he will be out indefinitely.

Coach said, “He’s going to be okay, but pretty serious stuff.”

ORIGINAL: Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban said running back Trey Sanders was in a car accident Friday morning. Sanders is in stable condition.

Statement from Nick Saban on Alabama RB Trey Sanders

“Trey Sanders was involved in a car accident this morning and is in stable condition after sustaining non-life threating injuries. We are in direct contact with his family and the physicians that are treating him as we continue to gather more information.”

Alabama running back Trey Sanders
Alabama running back Trey Sanders (Source: UA Athletics)

Sanders missed most of the 2019 season after suffering an injury in the fall.

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