Alabama officially announces decision on Nick Saban’s future

The Alabama Crimson Tide have set the recent standard for college football success with six national titles since 2009, and head coach Nick Saban has been at the helm for every one. And now, he’ll be sticking around even longer. Alabama officially announced a contract extension for the successful coach through the 2028 season, giving … Read more

Nick Saban’s daughter accuses Ohio State of faking COVID cases in since deleted tweet

She may have deleted the tweet, but as they say, the internet is forever. Kristen Saban Setas, the daughter of legendary Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban, shared some frank thoughts on the COVID-19 situation currently faced by the Ohio State Buckeyes, which some feared could potentially threaten the national title game. This doesn’t … Read more

Former NFL scout links Detroit Lions to Alabama coach Nick Saban

At this point, the question is not IF the Detroit Lions will fire Matt Patricia, the question is WHEN will they fire him? Embed from Getty Images After Thursday’s debacle of a Thanksgiving Day game vs. the Houston Texans, many are calling for Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp to use her power to get rid … Read more

Former Michigan star Desmond Howard makes bold prediction for Alabama HC Nick Saban

In case you have not heard by now, Alabama football coach Nick Saban has tested positive for COVID-19. As soon as the news broke, many speculated that there was no way Saban, despite being asymptomatic, would be able to coach in the Crimson Tide’s upcoming game on Saturday night against Georgia. Embed from Getty Images … Read more

Alabama head coach Nick Saban, athletic director Greg Byrne test positive for COVID-19

Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban, one of the nation’s most successful college football coaches, has tested positive for COVID-19. Additionally, athletic director Greg Byrne has also tested positive. He was informed of the positive test this morning, and subsequently left the team facility to begin isolation. The Crimson Tide are scheduled to take … Read more

Ex-Wolverines coach Rich Rodriguez admits he should have taken Alabama job instead of Michigan

You can excuse fans of the Michigan Wolverines who don’t exactly look back fondly on the time that legendary coach Lloyd Carr‘s successor spent in Ann Arbor. Embed from Getty Images Rich Rodriguez spent three seasons as head coach of Michigan after a successful tenure at West Virginia. And let’s just say, things didn’t work … Read more

Alabama coach Nick Saban reportedly aided Spartans in coach search

Alabama Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban reportedly lent an assist to his former program’s head coach search. Embed from Getty Images According to a source with inside knowledge of the situation, Saban assisted in Michigan State’s quest to bring in a successor to Mark Dantonio. Of course, they’d eventually hire Colorado coach Mel Tucker, who … Read more

Jim Harbaugh, Nick Saban describe mutual respect for one another

The Michigan Wolverines and Alabama Crimson Tide will get together tomorrow for the Citrus Bowl in Orlando. Both head coaches Jim Harbaugh and Nick Saban took questions from media members earlier today on a variety of issues. One such question posed was whether or not the two coaches would pick each other’s brains. Harbaugh definitely … Read more

Jim Harbaugh has message for any Michigan players thinking about sitting out Citrus Bowl

NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

If you would have told us in August that Michigan would be playing Alabama at some point this season, most of us would have assumed that the Wolverines finally got a win over Ohio State and advanced to the College Football Playoff. After all, Bama was a heavy favorite to get back to the Playoff … Read more

Alabama head coach Nick Saban comments on facing Michigan, Jim Harbaugh

Yesterday, it was announced that the Michigan Wolverines will be facing the Alabama Crimson Tide in the Citrus Bowl on January 1 in Orlando, Florida. While Wolverines fans are looking forward to the opportunity to end the season on a winning note after last week’s debacle against the rival Ohio State Buckeyes, they may be … Read more

Michigan Wolverines vs Alabama Crimson Tide opening point spread seems very kind

Citrus Bowl

It is safe to say many Michigan football fans were not all that thrilled when their Citrus Bowl opponent was revealed to be the Alabama Crimson Tide. After all, Alabama has been the benchmark team in college football for so long. Not only are the Tide usually the most talented team in the country, but … Read more

Detroit Lions OL Tyrell Crosby trolls Nick Saban following Alabama’s loss to Auburn

There is just something about Alabama losing that brings a smile to my face. But what really makes me happy is when Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban is angry, which he most definitely is following Alabama’s loss to Auburn on Saturday. At the conclusion of the game, Detroit Lions OL Tyrell Crosby took to … Read more

MUST SEE: Alabama wins National Championship on amazing final play

So, did you go to bed early last night or did you power through and watch the College Football Playoff in its entirety? If you managed to stay up past midnight, you were able to witness one of the greatest final plays ever to determine a National Champion as the Alabama Crimson Tide stormed back in the … Read more

DSN staff predictions for the initial College Football Playoff rankings

With Week 9 of the college football season in the books and Week 10 about to begin, the very first College Football Playoff Rankings will be released later this evening. So we at Detroit Sports Nation have decided to do our own projections and see how much we actually know, or don’t know what the … Read more