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Alabama vs. Notre Dame

Crimson Tide roll, putting Nick Saban among elite

Crimson Tide roll, putting Nick Saban among elite

As the night went on, as the game went south, as Alabama turned the biggest show in college football into a self-advertisement, the only thing left to do, whether you're a fan or not, was to wonder about Nick Saban.  more...

 Notre Dame lays an egg in blowout loss to Alabama

Notre Dame lays an egg in blowout loss to Alabama

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — By the time Alabama amassed 529 yards and annihilated Notre Dame 42-14 Monday night to win the Bowl Championship Series title game at Sun Life Stadium, everything had eluded linebacker Manti Te'o's grasp but the truth.  more...

Alabama's AJ McCarron finds out his girlfriend is more popular than he is ... on Twitter

MIAMI GARDENS -¬†AJ McCarron may have helped lead Alabama to its second straight national title, but it was his girlfriend Katherine Webb who found all sorts of social media attention Monday night.  more...

<b>Photos:</b> Official BCS alumni watch parties

Photos: Official BCS alumni watch parties

Broward's alumni associations for Notre Dame and Alabama U watched their teams play for the BCS title at Maguires Hill 16 and the Lauderdale Yatch Club, respectively.  more...

<b>Photos:</b> Tailgating BCS fans

Photos: Tailgating BCS fans

By Micaela Hood, SouthFlorida.com  more...

Here's why Alabama adds another ring

Here's why Alabama adds another ring

When he left the Dolphins for Alabama six years ago, Nick Saban neglected to clean out a small safe in his office. It was opened after he left. Inside was a surprise to a Dolphins official.  more...

Saban: College legend, messy Dolphin legacy

Saban: College legend, messy Dolphin legacy

Do you like Nick Saban? Can you? That's the question for the equipment manager, and he tells of arriving for work early one morning at the same time as the coach. It was still dark outside. Quiet.  more...

PHOTOS: Gearin' up for the showdown

PHOTOS: Gearin' up for the showdown

Maria Murriel and Micaela Hood, SouthFlorida.com  more...

Notre Dame-Alabama Legends Series

Notre Dame-Alabama Legends Series

The Irish. The Tide. The Tribune's Legends Series.  more...

No. 1 Irish land in Miami

No. 1 Irish land in Miami

SOUTH BEND – In just five days, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will battle Alabama for the BCS National Championship.  more...

Photos: Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o

Photos of the Heisman runner up.  more...

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