Found November 06, 2011 on Fox Sports:
Les Miles was his usual eccentric self Saturday night. When the LSU coach first stepped on the field of Bryant-Denny Stadium about 90 minutes before the start of his top-ranked team's gutty 9-6 overtime victory against second-ranked Alabama in an SEC clash that lived up to the hype, he jovially saluted and waved to the Crimson Tide's student section, which booed him in return. As Miles ran onto the field with his team just minutes before kickoff, he got tangled up with some cheerleaders and fell down to the ground, causing his trademark white LSU ball cap to come off and leaving grass stains on his light khakis-colored pants. And when Saturday night's game was its tensest during overtime, Miles simply bent down on his left knee and picked some grass from the field for him to chew on later. Yet as unconventional as The Mad Hatter is, his team won Saturday night with the conventional -- a smash-mouth offense, stingy defense and sound special teams -- in a rare throwbac...
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