Each year, after the Iron Bowl, no matter which team wins, fans from both sides try to rationalize what has become mythic. In conversations all over the state of Alabama, including on social media, the losing side points to referees’ errors, injured players’ absences, and lucky breaks, while the winning side clings to big plays, key first downs, hard hits, and statistics. 1,408 more words
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ATLANTA – Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey is very interested to see what the College Football Playoff selection committee does with Alabama.
Ranked fifth in the playoff poll after last week’s loss at Auburn, the Crimson Tide (11-1) isn’t in the SEC title game for the first time since 2013. 729 more words
ATLANTA – So sad.
A lot of great games were played at the Georgia Dome. It’s tough seeing the remaining rubble from its implosion, especially right beside the brand spanking new Mercedes-Benz Stadium. 302 more words