The Alabama football team has certainly done a number on the history books this year. The Crimson Tide has been doing it all year...
Single-game, single-season and career records. School, conference and national benchmarks. Remarkable performances and embarrassing moments. The good, bad and ugly makes college football the great sport that it is today. Here are the 20 most intriguing, most important and most interesting college football stats of the 2012 season:
They're not going to be among the elite, but which bowls look strong?
Southwest Airlines adds Birmingham flights for Tide's BCS title game-al.comAirline adds two daily nonstop flights between Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport and Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and two extra return flights
Nick Saban and Brian Kelly talk about what each team does that keeps them up at night.
Former USC commit Eldridge Massington showing interest in Alabama-al.comAlabama is battling with Southern California for the top spot in most major recruiting rankings and the Tide could take a big step in that battle with the recent decommitment of former USC pledge Eldridge Massington, who will visit Tuscaloosa this weekend.
Alabama's Barrett Jones again is the SEC's scholar-athlete of the year-al.comHe's in the running for the Lombardi Award on Wednesday night and a second Outland Trophy, plus the Rimington Award, on Thursday.