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How Alabama Plans On Defending Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray

Kyle Murray walks off the field.

NORMAN, OK - SEPTEMBER 01: Quarterback Kyler Murray #1 of the Oklahoma Sooners walks off the field after the game against the Florida Atlantic Owls at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on September 1, 2018 in Norman, Oklahoma. The Sooners defeated the Owls 63-14. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

In just under two weeks, the College Football Playoff semifinals are set to kick off. No. 1 Alabama faces off against No. 4 Oklahoma, while No. 2 Clemson takes on No. 3 Notre Dame for the right to make the title game.

The Crimson Tide and Sooners are set for one of the most-anticipated match-ups of bowl season as the Heisman Trophy-winner and the Heisman Trophy-runner-up go head-to-head. Oklahoma's Kyler Murray gave one of the most-impressive seasons we've seen in recent memory en route to his Heisman win.

Now he'll take on the longtime Heisman Trophy-front-runner, Tua Tagovailoa. The Crimson Tide have had trouble with mobile quarterbacks in the past - think Johnny Manziel and Deshaun Watson.

So how does the team plan to defend arguably the best dual-threat in the game today?

Star defensive lineman Quinnen Williams made it simple: "Just get your hands up. Kyler's short. We've got 6-7 Raekwon (Davis). I'm 6-4. We've got (Isaiah) Buggs, who's 6-4. So, just getting our hands up, just affecting him in general, get pressure on him, get hits on him."

Alabama and Oklahoma are set for an 8:00 p.m. ET kickoff on ESPN on December 29.