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Former Alabama Teammates React To Ex-Tide RB Altee Tenpenny's Death

Late last night and early this morning, the Alabama family was stunned to learn of the tragic death of Altee Tenpenny, a reserve running back with the Crimson Tide in 2013 and 2014. Tenpenny was killed in a car wreck per multiple reports

Several of Tenpenny's former Alabama teammates took to social media Wednesday morning to pay remember the North Little Rock, Ark., native. 

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Tenpenny rushed for 218 yards and one touchdown on 48 carries in his two seasons with the Tide. He transferred to UNLV in the spring but was dismissed from the team in August, ending up at Nicholls State. However, an arrest over the weekend put an end to his time at Nicholls.

Tenpenny's death is a horrible tragedy, as he'll never have an opportunity to turn his playing career or life around. Our thoughts are with his friends and family.