BCS CHAMPIONSHIP LINKS: Countdown to kickoff continues
Tide coach Nick Saban enjoys the moment during Friday’s practice at the Mercedes Benz Superdome. (Photo courtesy Unv Alabama Athletic Dept.)
While the Big Easy takes a break from college football on Saturday (the Saints play the Lions in the NFL Playoffs) Alabama and LSU continue preparations for Monday’s BCS Championship Game.
On Saturday, the media will interview the defensive coordinator, Kirby Smart and defenders Mark Barron, Josh Chapman, Dont’a Hightower, DeQuan Menzie and Courtney Upshaw. LSU will have the offensive side of the ball represented.
Here are Saturday’s links….
From ESPN - Schlabach: Tide confident in kickers
From al.com - Expect game to be won in the trenches
From Tidesports.com - Bama football a family affair for Sunseris
From Mobile Press Register (al.com) - Hicks: Gibson becomes a leader
From Sporting News - LSU’s Lee ready if called upon
From SI.com - Aussies rule for both teams
Check back frequently for more links, which will be added during the day…