[editor's note, by Todd]
Bumped from the diaries. If the allegations prove true, I wonder if anyone will argue that this deserving young man shouldn't have his scholarship yanked.
UA freshman tackle Jeremy Elder arrested on charges of robbery.
Elder, a freshman defensive tackle, was arrested on Sunday and had yet to be released from jail pending an $120,000 bond.
He was arrested by the University of Alabama police, but details of the arrest were not immediately available. A spokesman did not return a call seeking comment.
According to state law, first-degree robbery involves either a "deadly weapon or dangerous instrument" or someone causing "serious physical injury to another."
The a 6-foot-3, 271-pounder sat out the 2007 season redshirting.
A Crimson Tide football spokesman did not immediately return a call seeking comment.