Posted September 02, 2012 on AP on Fox

TUSCALOOSA, AL - APRIL 17: Coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide watches his team during the Alabama spring game at Bryant Denny Stadium on April 17, 2010 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Dave Martin/Getty Images)
Plenty of other coaches do what Nick Saban does. They preach about the process, focus on getting better every day instead of the trophies and championships that await, and want their players to be accountable. Thing is, Saban does it all better. He's the best in the business, and just in case anybody had forgotten that fact after a long offseason, the Crimson Tide's 41-14 throttling of Michigan on Saturday night was a less-than-gentle reminder. It would be easy to say the Tide was stunningly good, but there is simply no reason to be surprised at this point. ''His plan, his philosophy, offseason conditioning, attention to detail,'' said former Arkansas and Mississippi coach Houston Nutt, who matched up against Saban for years in the Southeastern Conference and is now working as an analyst for the CBS Sports Network. ''Right now there's not a better team, that's coached as well fundamentally, that's as tough, as Alabama. All the ingredients, I don't know there is anyone better. '...
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