Photo courtesy of Georgia athletics During his tenure in Tuscaloosa, head coach Nick Saban has transformed Alabama into the premier power in college football. In recent years, however, another SEC program has emerged to challenge the Crimson Tide. Last season, Georgia, led by former Saban assistant Kirby Smart, topped Alabama for the national championship. Georgia is the … [Read more...] about 15-Year CFB Anniversary: Georgia Hands Saban First Alabama Loss in OT
Photo courtesy of Alabama athletics During the middle part of Jimbo Fisher's tenure as Florida State head coach, the Seminoles had become a national power once again. From 2012 to 2016, FSU played in a New Year's Six bowl every year, won three ACC championships and a national title. The premier program in the country, however, was still Nick Saban's Alabama Crimson Tide. … [Read more...] about 5-Year CFB Anniversary: No. 1 Alabama Rolls Florida State in Top-3 Showdown in Atlanta, 24-7
Money, money, money. As we all know, college football has turned into an arms race where all the top programs know that in order to be successful, it cannot be on a poor man's campaign. Coaches from all over the country have struck huge contracts, especially those coaching in the SEC. The Southeastern Conference now has five different head coaches who make more than $7 … [Read more...] about The SEC’s Five Highest-Paid Coaches for 2022
Photo credit: Crimson Tide Photos/Alabama athletics Nick Saban's tenure at Alabama may be the greatest tenure in college football history. In fact, there is hardly an argument against it. In case there was any doubt, the man has more SEC and national championships than regular season losses. What he has done at Alabama will most likely never be replicated; it has been … [Read more...] about Looking Back on the SEC East Teams to Defeat Alabama During the Saban Era
Photo credit: Crimson Tide Photos/Alabama athletics We have all seen crazy reactions from fans across the college football landscape. Some of the strangest, however, cheer for the nation's premier program -- Alabama. When the Crimson Tide miss out on a recruit, the first half doesn't go as well, or they simply win anything less than a national championship, Alabama fans … [Read more...] about Column: How Spoiled are Alabama Fans?