Originally posted on College Spun  |  Last updated 8/4/13

Alabama has won the BCS National Championship Game three of the past four years. The Tide just unveiled a beautiful new football facility, complete with a waterfall. But just in case recruits still aren’t impressed by what’s going on in Tuscaloosa, head coach Nick Saban and his team decided they’d throw one last temptation their way – money. Check out this Alabama promo, via ABC 33/40 News. It shows numerous checks from NFL teams paying their Alabama alumni.  Nick Saban’s latest recruiting pitch at #Alabama: $51,810,000. http://t.co/rsGbsc6kLS pic.twitter.com/l5Makfh69x — ABC 33/40 News (@abc3340) August 2, 2013 In total, nine players from last year’s title team have signed contracts with NFL teams worth a total of over $51 million. Good luck competing with that, everyone else.

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