Originally written on College Spun  |  Last updated 11/20/13
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Earlier this season, Alabama head coach Nick Saban called LSU’s offense “the most explosive” he’d seen all year. He followed that up last week by calling Mississippi State “the best 4-5 team” in the nation. Well, the hyperbole continued today when Saban told reporters that Florida State is “arguably the best team in the country.” Saban was responding to a question about how well Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher has been doing in Tallahassee. Nick Saban: “The way they are beating people, Florida State is arguably the best team in the country right now.” #Alabama #FSU — D.C. Reeves (@_DCReeves) November 21, 2013 Saban on Fisher: FSU is “arguably the best team in the country and they weren’t that when (Jimbo) went there.” — Cecil Hurt (@CecilHurt) November 21, 2013 Luckily for us, we’ll probably get to find out if he’s right. Alabama and FSU are on a collision course for the BCS National Championship Game, so long as neither drop a contest between now and January 6th. Something tells me we’ll all be tuning in.
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