Defending national champion Alabama tops the preseason Amway Coaches Poll released Thursday.
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A 14-year-old Louisville middle schooler received scholarship offers from Alabama and Florida State over the weekend, raising his total number of offers to nine.
Alabama's thrilling 26-23 overtime victory over Georgia in Monday's College Football Playoff national championship game averaged 28.4 million viewers, according to ESPN.
The Crimson Tide title drought didn't last long, but it needed a dramatic comeback from a freshman backup quarterback.