No. 10 LSU (7-2, 3-2 SEC) at No. 1 Alabama (8-0, 5-0), 8 p.m. (CBS)
The agent for coach Nick Saban told Texas officials in January that Texas was the only school he would consider leaving Alabama for, and his success with the Crimson Tide had put him under “special pressure,” The Associated Press has learned.
This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.
No. 1 Alabama versus No. 10 LSU is still a made-for-prime-time matchup in the Southeastern Conference Saturday night and maybe even a must-win in the Crimson Tide’s bid for a third consecutive national championship.
If there is one quarterback in the country you might want leading your offense down field with the game on the line, it may be Alabama’s AJ McCarron.
The Pac 12 has a few quarterbacks being talked about when discussing the Heisman Trophy this season. While Oregon’s Marcus Mariota may be considered the Heisman favorite at this point in the season, Oregon State’s Sean Mannion has been doing more than enough to stay in the running, and may be the ultimate sleeper pick this season.
CBS Sports announcer Tim Brando joins J&R to discuss college football. Brando covers the Ha Ha Clinton Dix suspension and gives J&R his views on how Texas can get coach Nick Saban.
That’s a very bold statement, and one that most who follow college football doubt will happen. But it’s a bold prediction on this weeks’ INSIDE COLLEGE FOOTBALL podcast. But before Nick can leave Tuscaloosa for Austin, Brien […]
The Associated Press has learned that a University of Texas regent and a former regent spoke with Alabama coach Nick Saban’s agent about Saban coaching the Longhorns if Mack Brown retired.
Nick Saban isn’t exactly lavishing praise on Alabama’s performance in a memorable win over Texas A&M.