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ANALYSIS: Alabama's Nick Saban and 'the Process'
With his win Monday night, Alabama’s Nick Saban tied the record for the head coach with the most college football championships. The 66-year-old Saban now has six titles, the same as legendary Alabama coach Paul “Bear” Bryant. That accomplishment alone might put Saban in the pantheon of all-time
Alabama beats Georgia in overtime for national title
No. 4 Alabama scored a 26-23 victory against No. 3 Georgia to win the College Football Playoff National Championship.
Title win puts exclamation point on Bama's decade of dominance
ATLANTA -- The Nick Saban Decade began in Atlanta in August 2008 with a 34-10 victory over No. 9 Clemson so one-sided that Tigers coach Tommy Bowden came out and said his team had been "whipped about every way you get whipped" -- a remarkable thing for a coach to say. The Saban Decade ended in
Junior QB Paul Tyson, great grandson of Bear Bryant , gets Alabama offer
The name Paul Tyson might not sound familiar to Alabama fans, but his great grandfather's name will. Tyson is the great grandson of legendary coach Bear Bryant and just received a scholarship offer from the Crimson Tide. Tyson is the No. 205 ranked prospect in ESPN Junior 300 and now holds offers
Sequel bests the original: Alabama-Clemson rematch one of 10 best title games
It's hard for any sequel to live up to the original, but this year's Clemson-Alabama rematch in the College Football Playoff National Championship presented by AT&T somehow did the trick. We got more than a little drama, thanks to a back-and-forth fourth quarter that culminated with a Deshaun
What to watch for in the College Football Playoff National Championship
TAMPA, Fla. -- We are finally here, and we have the two teams that should have been here all along. So much tradition, talent and hardware between these two programs. We saw these two on this same stage -- different field -- a year ago, and both teams might be even better than the two that pummeled
Dabo Swinney: Nick Saban's accomplishments 'just incredible'
TAMPA -- As Clemson coach Dabo Swinney sees it, no one has done it quite like Alabama coach Nick Saban . On the eve of No. 2 Clemson's bout with top-ranked Alabama in College Football Playoff National Championship Presented by AT&T, Swinney couldn't help but take a minute to show an outpouring of
How a win over Washington gave rise to Alabama and football in the South
The rise of Southeastern football in general and Alabama football specifically and all the endless gloating that goes along with it? It's Washington's fault. That isn't just jealous prattle from fans of Oregon or Washington State, likely the two fan bases most annoyed by the Huskies' sudden rise to
CFB Hall of Fame dinner part nostalgia, part business
NEW YORK -- If you had been at the annual College Football Hall of Fame celebration last week at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, you might have seen Willie Taggart check in as the South Florida coach and, after being awakened at 1 a.m. to sign the deal, check out as the Oregon coach. The dinner honors