Alabama coach Nick Saban watches during the team's practice, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. The team began preparations for the BCS National Championship college football game against Notre Dame on Jan. 7 in Miami. (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt) MAGS OUT

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Alabama coach Nick Saban watches during the team's practice, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. The team began preparations for the BCS National Championship college football game against Notre Dame on Jan. 7 in Miami. (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt) MAGS OUT
Alabama coach Nick Saban watches during the team's practice, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. The team began preparations for the BCS National Championship college football game against Notre Dame on Jan. 7 in Miami. (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt) MAGS OUT