Posted January 05, 2013 on AP on Fox

TUSCALOOSA, AL - OCTOBER 02: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide leads his team onto the field to face the Florida Gators at Bryant-Denny Stadium on October 2, 2010 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer For a fan in the greater Miami area, this national championship game might be a nightmare come true. On one side, there's Notre Dame - maybe the Miami Hurricanes' most hated rival. On the other side, there's Alabama - coached by former Miami Dolphins coach Nick Saban, whose departure is still the source of great scorn in South Florida. So what's a Miamian to do? Apparently, in many cases, root for no one is the answer. ''This stinks for me right now,'' said Heat forward Udonis Haslem, a Miami native, Dolphins fan and Hurricanes fan, even though he's a former Florida Gator. ''This really stinks. I always go back to the `Catholics vs. Convicts' days and then obviously Nick Saban kind of threw the Dolphins to the wolves. I'm not very happy about this national championship game. ''I can't even pick one,'' Haslem added. ''I have a deep distaste for both teams. I can't even pick one. I usually can slide with somebody. Not this ...
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