Unstoppable Tide: Alabama routs Ohio St for national title
By Editor - Tue Jan 12, 3:18 am
The confetti cannons sent a crimson and white shower into the air and Alabama players ran to the sideline to grab their championship hats and T-shirts. It's a rite of passage if you have played for the Crimson Tide under coach Nick Saban. This time, though, the band playing the fight song was a piped -in recording, and when ''Sweet Home Alabama'' blared, only a few thousand Tide fans were still in the stadium to sing along.