His name is still reviled in South Florida for lying to the fans and quitting on the Miami Dolphins. But he’s revered in Alabama for taking the Tide back to the top of the college football world, but will Bama fans’ attitude towards Nick Saban be about to change?
Few could have realized when University of Miami quarterback Don James graduated in 1954 with a degree in education just how much of an impact he would have on the college football world.
The Florida State Seminoles have teased national writers and fans the last few years as being ready to compete for a national championship. Loaded with talent, the Noles always got tripped up by some team that shouldn’t have beaten them. Not this year.
The Southeastern Conference built its well-deserved reputation on the back of fearsome, fast, talented defenses. It’s led the conference to seven straight national championships, but it’s largely disappeared this year.
Both Alabama and Ohio State are regarded as monstrously strong this year. Which coach will walk away with the most wins?
The University of Alabama Crimson Tide are in a familiar position in the season’s first USA Today Coaches poll of 2013, looking down at the rest of the college football world.
The Southeastern Conference will kick off its annual media preview Tuesday in Alabama and the event has turned into a gathering that attracts more than a 1,000 media members and scores of fans. It also attracts some of the best quotes of the year.
Former Florida International University head coach Mario Cristobal is now a former University of Miami coach as well after accepting the job of offensive line coach at the University of Alabama.
University of Miami Hurricanes assistant football coach Mario Cristobal is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and was expected to interview for the Crimson Tide’s vacant offensive line coaching position, according to a report from 247sports.com.
Alabama head coach Nick Saban had made it look easy since taking over the Tide, leading the team to three national championships in four years thanks to Monday night’s shellacking of Notre Dame. But for Saban, the time to celebrate is brief as he’s already looking to next season.