Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Alabama Crimson Tide podcast with Ryan Fowler. In this edition, we talked with former Alabama assistant coach and player Bill Oliver, who combined to win five national championships at the school, to describe those championship teams. He also talks about the current direction of college football.
Other topics discussed:
- We are eight weeks away from Alabama football, and each week we are highlighting one of Alabama’s 16 national championship seasons. This week, the “Championship Countdown” will highlight Alabama’s 1961 national championship season.
- Oliver reflects on the 1961 season and talks about college football’s current rules that favor offenses.
- Oliver recalls several Bear Bryant stories and talks about the historical defense that allowed only 25 total points the entire 1961 season.
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