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My dad and I briefly discuss some keys to the big game between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Alabama Crimson Tide on January 7th including: the Louis Nix/Barrett Jones match-up, the run game, and as always, lots of randomness. Enjoy!The post Video: Thoughts on the BCS National Championship Game appeared first on No Coast Bias.
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Manti Te'o and Barrett Jones are two of college football's good guys and best players.
The Notre Dame linebacker and Alabama center have led their teams into the BCS championship after postponing NFL paychecks to return for their senior seasons. They're good academically and have collected numerous awards and honors for football.
Coaches say Te'o and Jones are just...
Alabama had a pretty good idea of what it was getting when it recruited Barrett Jones out of Evangelical Christian School in Germantown, Tenn., in 2008. Scout.com had ranked him the 18th best lineman in the nation, a four-star prospect, and the top prospect in the state of Tennessee. There was a question of where he might play. He was projected as a tackle by some, a center by others.
Alabama had its first practice Thursday afternoon at Barry University in sunny Miami Shores. There were several new developments on the recovery front with the likes of Barrett Jones and Kenny Bell...
Offensive linemen are usually the unsung heroes, the guys who only get talked about when they screw up.
Not at Alabama, where the second-ranked Crimson Tide's road to the BCS championship game has been paved by five talented 300-pounders, including two-time All-American and four-year starter Barrett Jones.
''This has a chance to be the best offensive line I've ever...