Alabama Football: BamaHammer’s 10 Most Popular Articles of 2014

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7. For Nick Saban, Like Bear Bryant, It’s Time For A Change

Dec 6, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban during a press conference after the 2014 SEC Championship Game at the Georgia Dome. Alabama defeated Missouri 42-13. Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Before the 2014 season began, Alabama fans were reeling from two straight losses by the Tide, and wondering if the decline of the Alabama dynasty was imminent. We opined that for Alabama to recover, it would require a change in philosophy, and the desire to make that change by the head coach. With Alabama sitting at 12-1, the results are self-evident.