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Nick Saban

8 Nov 1997: Head coach Nick Saban of the Michigan State Spartans looks on during a game against the Purdue Boilermakers at Ross Ade Stadium in Lafayette, Indiana. Purdue won the game 22-21. Mandatory Credit: Jonathan Daniel /Allsport

Bielema: Saban’s Big Ten Record ‘Can’t Compare’ To Mine

First things first: Bret Bielema is not the first football coach — and won’t be the last, either — to make an impression on a new fanbase with some big-chested talk behind a podium.

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2013

ORLANDO, FL - JANUARY 01:  Alabama Crimson Tide Head Coach Nick Saban is presented the trophy for winning the Capitol One Bowl against the Michigan State Spartans at the Florida Citrus Bowl on January 1, 2011 in Orlando, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Please Bring St. Nick To The D

This organization needs an enema and the guy to clean out the mess is Nick Saban.

97.1 The Ticket–01/09/2013

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - JANUARY 06: Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban spreaks with members of the media during the Discover BCS National Championship Head Coaches Press Conference on January 6, 2013 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

At The Movies, Saban Prefers Drama To Comedy

Alabama coach Nick Saban says he’s not much for comedies.

97.1 The Ticket–01/07/2013

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - JANUARY 06: Notre Dame Fighting Irish head coach Brian Kelly spreaks with members of the media during the Discover BCS National Championship Head Coaches Press Conference on January 6, 2013 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Will Game Live Up To Hype In BCS Championship?

Sometimes, the buildup to a game can overwhelm what actually happens on the field.

97.1 The Ticket–01/07/2013

Mal Moore the Athletic Director of the University of Alabama and Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide stand next to all the trophies awarded to Alabama as the national champion after defeating Louisiana State University Tigers in the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game. (Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Can BCS Title Game Challenge TV Ratings Record?

Two undefeated teams, three Heisman Trophy finalists, five lead changes and 19 seconds left when the winning touchdown was scored.

97.1 The Ticket–01/04/2013

Quarterback Johnny Manziel #2, defensive back Dustin Harris #22 and wide receiver Kenric McNeal #5 of the Texas A&M Aggies celebrate after the game against the Alabama. (Getty Images/Mike Zarrilli)

Texas A&M Defeats No. 1 Alabama

Johnny Football and Southern Conference newbies Texas A&M took down the biggest bully in their new neighborhood and left No. 1 Alabama with badly bruised national championship hopes.

97.1 The Ticket–11/10/2012

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 26: Denard Robinson #16 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates with students after beating Ohio State 40-34 at Michigan Stadium on November 26, 2011 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan, Alabama Aiming To Make Big Statements

The Michigan Wolverines have reclaimed their confidence, something Alabama did shortly after Nick Saban landed in Tuscaloosa and started winning national titles.

97.1 The Ticket–08/31/2012

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 03: Denard Robinson #16 of the Michigan Wolverines throws a pass against the Virginia Tech Hokies during the Allstate Sugar Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 3, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Alabama Vs. Michigan: Clash Of Traditional Titans

Colossal college football programs Alabama and Michigan have combined for 1,709 wins and 25 national titles but seldom tangle on the field.

97.1 The Ticket–08/28/2012

ORLANDO, FL - JANUARY 01:  Alabama Crimson Tide Head Coach Nick Saban is presented the trophy for winning the Capitol One Bowl against the Michigan State Spartans at the Florida Citrus Bowl on January 1, 2011 in Orlando, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

SEC Stays Away From Being Next “Michigan”

“Teams like this beat Division I teams all the time,” Saban said. “Appalachian State beat Michigan a couple of years ago.

97.1 The Ticket–11/16/2011

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Billboard Supports MSU, Takes Jab At Saban

Two Michigan State University graduates and local businessmen are showing their support for MSU and taking a jab at former Spartan football coach Nick Saban at the same time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2010

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