Alabama head coach Nick Saban reacts at a referee during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Alabama won 31-24. Saban’s Crimson Tide is shorthanded at linebacker due to a number of injuries. The thinning group could impact the team’s College Football Playoff hopes.
Alabama head coach Nick Saban reacts at a referee during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Alabama won 31-24. Saban’s Crimson Tide is shorthanded at linebacker due to a number of injuries. The thinning group could impact the team’s College Football Playoff hopes. Rogelio V. Solis AP
Alabama head coach Nick Saban reacts at a referee during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Alabama won 31-24. Saban’s Crimson Tide is shorthanded at linebacker due to a number of injuries. The thinning group could impact the team’s College Football Playoff hopes. Rogelio V. Solis AP

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