Week 6: Turner continued to be a menace coming off the edge, as he got one sack and seven other pressures as Alabama beat Texas A&M, 26-20. Even though the Tide throttled the Aggies' running game, Turner did miss a couple of tackles. — JH
Week 5: Turner got a sack and two other QB pressures in Alabama's 40-17 rout of host Mississippi State, and led a pass defense that limited the Bulldogs to 107 yards. He was also in on four tackles and, when in coverage, gave up one reception for one yard. — JH
Week 4: In the Tide's 24-10 win over Ole Miss, Turner again made his presence felt off the edge, sacking Rebels QB Jaxson Dart twice and getting credit for four other pressures. He also had three solo and two assisted tackles. Turner was targeted in coverage once but didn't allow a reception. — JH
Week 3: Turner was a pass-rushing force against South Florida in the Tide's 17-3 road win. The edge rusher collected three sacks and pressured Byrum Brown on seven other throws, helping to force the Bulls' QB into a 14-of-28, 87-yard passing day. — JH
Week 2: Turner played 49 snaps in 'Bama's stunning 34-24 loss at home to Texas. In 18 pass-rush attempts, he had one pressure on Longhorns QB Quinn Ewers, who torched the Tide's pass defense for 348 yards and three TDs. Turner also had one tackle on the afternoon. — JH
Week 1: In Alabama's big season-opening, 56-7, win over Middle Tennessee, Turner recorded two assisted tackles and one tackle for a five-yard loss. He also hurried the quarterback four times.
Week 0: DNP
HISTORY — From College Profile
2022 (soph): Played in all 13 games with 10 starts ... totaled 37 tackles, including eight for loss (-29 yards) and four sacks (-18 yards) ... also pressured opposing quarterbacks nine times while adding a fumble recovery for a touchdown ... selected as one of the defensive players of the week by the Alabama coaching staff for his play against Utah State in the opener. Utah State: Provided consistent pressure off the edge, recording one quarterback hurry ... also added three tackles to his stat line. Texas: Recorded three tackles and a quarterback hurry against the Longhorns. ULM: Credited with one quarterback pressure while adding two tackles in the non-conference pairing. Vanderbilt: Notched one tackle in the SEC opener. Arkansas: Spent the afternoon in the Razorbacks' backfield, recording a team-high 2.5 tackles for loss (-6 yards) ... finished with eight total tackles. Texas A&M: Recorded three tackles, two of which were sacks (-8 yards) ... also contributed a pair of quarterback hurries to the Tide's season-high 14 on the night. Tennessee:Scooped up a fumble and returned the ball 11 yards for a touchdown ... added two tackles to his stat line. Mississippi State: Finished with six tackles on the night, including half a sack (-8 yards) ... also contributed one quarterback hurry. LSU: Spent the night pressuring the Tiger quarterback ... recorded 1.5 sacks (-2 yards) as part of his four total stops. Ole Miss: Totaled one tackle in Oxford. Austin Peay: Posted two tackles, including half a tackle for loss, against the Governors. Auburn: Wreaked havoc in the Iron Bowl despite limited snaps due to an injury ... recorded two tackles, including one for loss (-5 yards) ... added two quarterback hurries, part of the Tide's eight in the matchup. Kansas State: Recorded one quarterback pressure in the Sugar Bowl.
2021 (fr): Earned Freshman All-America honors from 247Sports and the FWAA ... selected to the All-SEC Freshman Team by the conference coaches ... saw time in all 15 games with three starts ... recorded 30 tackles, including 10 for loss (-58 yards) to go with 8.5 sacks (-40 yards) ... also contributed five quarterback hurries and a fumble recovery in his rookie campaign ... selected as a defensive player of the week by the Alabama coaching staff for his play against LSU. Miami: Worked on special teams and defense in the season opener. Mercer: Earned extended minutes against the Bears ... finished with three tackles on the day. Florida: Saw time on special teams in Gainesville. Southern Miss:Recorded one quarterback hurry and a tackle against the Golden Eagles. Ole Miss: Worked on special teams in the Tide’s SEC home opener. Texas A&M: Made his first career start ... recorded five tackles, including one for loss (-5 yards) in College Station. Mississippi State: Provided pressure off the edge against the Bulldogs. Tennessee: Finished with two tackles on Homecoming night. LSU: Contributed in a big way in his second career start ... provided pressure off the edge with two sacks (-12 yards) as part of his five total tackles in the game. New Mexico State: Recorded a sack (-7 yards) as part of his two tackles on the day ... also contributed one quarterback hurry. Arkansas: Finished with three tackles, including half a stop for a loss (-1 yard) ... added one quarterback pressure and recovered a fumble for the Tide. Auburn: Provided pressure off the edge all afternoon ... totaled three tackles, including 1.5 sacks (-7 yards) to go with a quarterback hurry. Georgia: Registered one sack (-10 yards) to go with a quarterback pressure in the SEC Championship Game. Cincinnati: Made a huge sack (-4 yards) on third down right before the half. Georgia: Contributed two sacks (-12 yards) as part of his four stops on the night.
High school: Played for head coach Roger Harriott at St. Thomas Aquinas in Fort Lauderdale, FL … A consensus 5-star prospect that quickly rose up the industry’s recruiting rankings and is a prized outside linebacker for the Tide … No. 8 on the 247Composite, the No. 1 weakside defensive end and No. 2 player in Florida … ranked 14th in the Top247 along with being named the site’s No. 1 weakside defensive end and the No. 2 player in the state of Florida … ESPN.com’s No. 3 outside linebacker in the country … also listed as the No. 6 player in the Southeast Region and No. 4 player in Florida by ESPN … tabbed as the top-rated outside linebacker in the nation, the No. 18 player on the Rivals100 list and the No. 3 player in the state … selected to the All-American Bowl and the Under Armour All-America Game rosters … helped St. Thomas Aquinas to back-to-back Florida 7A State Championships and the High School National Championship in 2019 … finished with 36 total tackles as a senior, including 25 tackles for loss and 13 sacks (-73 yards) while breaking up two passes …. chose Alabama over nearly every major program including Georgia, Miami, Michigan, Ohio State and Oregon.