The waiting and the anticipation is over and the Alabama Crimson Tide head back to the practice field to begin preparing to chase number 18.

This Crimson Tide team has so many questions heading into the upcoming season with new coaches, a secondary that's replacing a ton of talent, who's the next big target at the wide receiver position, and who will be under center between Tua Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts.

Former Alabama All-American lineman Mike Johnson joined The Game with Ryan Fowler to discuss all the questions leading up to Alabama's first practice and also discussed how he prepared as a player the spring practice.

For more of Johnson's analysis on the Crimson Tide before Tuesday practice, make sure you watch the video above the article. Don't miss The Game with Ryan Fowler weekday afternoons from 2-6 p.m. for the latest surrounding Alabama and spring practice as the countdown to number 18 begins.