Tag: Crimson Tide

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

Well that was ugly. Notre Dame’s vaunted defense was no match for the onslaught that is the Crimson Tide as Alabama steamrolled the Fighting Irish 42-14 to capture its third BCS title in four years. Alabama drove right down the field on its opening drive and never looked back. It was 14-0 after one quarter and 28-0 at half. Notre Dame trailed 35-0 before finally getting on the board and ending Alabama’s incredible 108 minute-long BCS title game shutout streak. For the second straight year, Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron came up big when it mattered most. Last year’s title...

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Clash of the Titans: 2013 BCS Championship Preview

  Well folks, it’s finally here. The last 60 minutes of college football for the 2012 season. One last game to determine who will be crowned national champions, and we couldn’t have asked for a better matchup. #1 Notre Dame (12-0) vs. #2 Alabama (12-1) Two of the sport’s most storied programs square off in this year’s national title game. The second-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide are seeking their third national championship in four years while the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame are looking for end a 24-year drought and claim their first title since 1988. Prior to the start...

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