Nick Saban has suffered losses and setbacks before, but how will be his mindset heading into the 2019 season as the Alabama Crimson Tide opens the season with the Duke Blue Devils.

John Parker Wilson, former Alabama quarterback and color analyst for the Crimson Tide Sports Network, joined The Game with Ryan Fowler to discuss how will Alabama respond to the loss with under 100 days away from stepping back on the field, what does the Alabama factor mean, what was Saban like during his first season at Alabama, and Jim McElwain, how difficult will the SEC West be?

For more of John Parker Wilson's thoughts on Alabama football, make sure you watch the video above the article.

For the last news, breakdown and analysis surrounding the Alabama Crimson Tide, don't miss The Game with Ryan Fowler weekday afternoons from 2-6 p.m. for everything Crimson Tide and listen to John Parker Wilson every week at 5 p.m. CT and call the studio line for questions for the former Alabama quarterback.