12/1/22: Miami DB Al Blades, Jr. announced his intention enter the transfer portal on Thursday.
Al served in a backup role at safety in 2022.
In his five years at Miami, Al appeared in 49 games with 15 starts. He registered 93 tackles, 14 pass breakups and four interceptions.
Al battled serious health issue in 2020. In 2022, he appeared in 11 games (one start), totaling 11 tackles and one pass breakup as a backup safety.
Al is the son of former Hurricane safety Al Blades. We wish Al all the best as he continues his football career.
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