Quarterback Jalen Hurts of top-ranked Alabama is paying tribute to devastated Texas during the season opener against No. 3 Florida State.

Hurts wrote on his left armband: "Pray 4 Houston." He had the local area code "713" on another armband.

 (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Hurts is a native of Channelview, a suburb about 20 miles east of Houston. The sophomore said earlier this week that his family home escaped the flooding, which ravaged the area during Hurricane Harvey.