Alabama NCAA college football players arrive at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, in Atlanta.
It was Georgia against Alabama, two days before the schools meet for the football national championship in Atlanta, so Fox told the equipment manager to break out the silver uniforms.
The National Championship is Monday night at 7:00 on ESPN. "I let a couple of rebounds go as defender". Seeds have advanced to the championship game. Despite being from the same conference, these two teams have yet to face one another during the 2017 season. The Tide beat Florida State in a much-anticipated opener of preseason No. 1 (Alabama) vs. Only the Tide lived up to its hype - as usual.
If he attends, Trump will become the first sitting president to attend the College Football Playoff title game since it's inception in 2014.
Beginning of the show: Alabama strength and conditioning coach Scott Cochran smashed the Crimson Tide's 2016 national runner-up trophy this week, presumably as a way to symbolize his lack of desire to finish second.
On the other side, Georgia is a ideal 4-0 at the betting window in its last four bowl games and is 4-0 against the number in its last four games played at neutral sites.
Pruitt previously coached nine of Georgia's 11 defensive starters in last Monday's Rose Bowl victory over Oklahoma - sophomore defensive lineman Tyler Clark and sophomore safety transfer J.R. Reed are the exceptions - which would seemingly give Alabama a leg up on intel against the Bulldogs.
A case can be made that Smith has been the best defensive player in the country this season. They are two elite backs with different running styles that Alabama is going to need to constantly adjust to.
Both teams got the red carpet treatment upon arrival Friday.
Stegeman Coliseum hosted a capacity crowd of 10,523, with many Bulldog fans getting in some early cheering against Alabama.
Alabama flew into Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, welcomed on a 30-degree night by a drumline and a few fans waving pompoms.
There was a national uproar after Bama and LSU played for the 2012 BCS National Championship.