Oct 26, 2013; Tuscaloosa, AL, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide take to the field for their game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Bryant-Denny Stadium. John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Bryant-Denny Stadium Ranked No. 1 Sports Destination in Alabama


Bryant-Denny Stadium, home field of the Alabama Crimson Tide, is the top-ranked sports tourism destination in the state of Alabama, according to the Alabama Tourism Department.

According to the state’s tourism department, 710,538 fans attended the Tide’s home football games in 2013, placing it first among sports-oriented destinations for Alabama tourists. Surprisingly, that number is slightly down from 2012 attendance for Alabama home games, which came in at 712,052.

Auburn’s Jordan-Hare Stadium was the No. 2 sports tourism attraction, with 685,252 attendees.

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