“Lord willing, and the creek don’t rise, I am planning to be back in time for the start of the regular season.”
"We are comforted knowing he is getting the best possible care as he works his way back to the Alabama radio booth."
"I'm doing well. I don't have some dastardly disease, nothing like that," he said. "It's just a matter of getting my get along."
"It's bittersweet. It's the opportunity of a lifetime," Stewart added, "and yet it's one I hope I don't have for very long..."
Johnson has accepted a new job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
He's faced his share of health challenges recently. His streak of 409 consecutive Alabama football games was broken in 2020 after a COVID diagnosis.
"The documentary kicks off season 11 of SEC Storied on Sept. 26 at 7 p.m. ET."
Alabama football's play-by-play broadcaster Eli Gold will also call games for the Birmingham Squadron of the NBA G-league next season.
The Alabama football radio team is set for the upcoming season after announcing John Parker Wilson will join the booth as color analyst and Rashad Johnson...
Phil Savage is leaving his role as color analyst on the Crimson Tide Sports Network’s broadcasts of Alabama football. He will join the newly formed American...