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July 18, 2013

Saban: No reason for Bryant comparisons

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Hoover —

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As he always does, Saban thanked the more than 1,200 media members gathered at the Wynfrey Hotel, but couldn’t help poking fun at the media’s poor record in previous seasons picking the SEC champion.

“I'd also like to make a note here that in the last 21 seasons, you as the media have only picked the right team four times to win the SEC,” he said. “Now, if I was 4-17 as a coach, I would be back in West Virginia pumping my gas at my daddy's gas station, which we don't really want to go there”

 

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