Alabama football: Like it or not, Nick Saban will finish his career at Alabama
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Nick Saban is an Alabama lifer
The conversation comes up every offseason. Multiple NFL jobs open up, and one name is always at the top. Alabama coach Nick Saban is always rumored to return to the NFL; he had a one-year stint with the Miami Dolphins before joining Alabama. He sometimes is rumored to leave for other college football jobs, with the most recent being Texas a couple of years back. Saban always has quashed these rumors, however. As more years pass, it’s becoming clearer that Saban will stay at Alabama until his career is over.
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- The football that President Donald Trump signed during Alabama’s White House visit is causing problems at the White House.
- Former Alabama running back Bo Scarbrough said Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett is like Saban.
New trophy room is coming
Last week, Saban teased Alabama’s plans for a new football-shaped trophy room. The team is in desperate need of one after racking up more accolades this offseason. Saban said the room will have the national championship trophies but also will feature lights with the national championship rings. The new facility will provide more room for Alabama to store its numerous trophies.
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Alabama men’s golf is now tied for the lead after the second round at the NCAA Stockton Regional.