The 2017 Alabama Crimson Tide football team, coached by Nick Saban, finished the regular season 11-1. Their only loss was to Auburn 26-14. They won a share of the SEC Western Division title with a record of 7-1. Roll Tide!
Alabama returned to the playoffs for the fourth consecutive season. Alabama avenged last seasons only loss in the National Championship game to Clemson 24-6 in the Sugar Bowl.
The Tide advanced to the Championship game for the third year in a row. Alabama defeated SEC opponent Georgia 26-23 in overtime.
The victory gave Nick Saban his sixth national title, tying him with Paul W. Bryant for most all time.
It’s also Alabama’s fifth title in the last nine seasons.