An explosive option at running back for the Crimson Tide ... a strong offseason could place him in contention for an expanded role in the Alabama backfield ... the No. 3 running back as a freshman, Drake served as the backup in 2013 ... played in 23 career games with 975 rushing yards and eight touchdowns.
07/07/2014 - Alabama RB Drake arrested...Alabama junior running back Kenyan Drake was arrested Saturday morning and charged with a misdemeanor count of obstructing government operations, according to AL.com. Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's said Drake's bond was set at $1,000 and that he secured a bondsman. It is not clear how Drake obstructed government operations. The sheriff's office did not immediately provide details. According to the criminal code of Alabama, the crime is a Class A misdemeanor. The school did not immediately comment on Drake's arrest. Drake, a backup last year, rushed for 694 yards with eight touchdowns. He has 975 rushing yards with 13 touchdowns in two seasons. - The Sports Xchange