2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
12-1, 1st in SEC - West
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18hHeather Dinich

Bama, Michigan, UGA, Cincy to vie for CFP crown

No. 1 Alabama will face No. 4 Cincinnati in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic, and No. 2 Michigan will face No. 3 Georgia in the Capital One Orange Bowl. The winners on New Year's Eve will advance to the CFP title game.

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9hAdam Rittenberg

Predicting the score of every bowl game

The bowl games have just been announced, but let's not have that stop us from predicting the final score of every matchup.

What challenges will Bama face with Cincinnati? (4:24)
What Nick Saban thinks Alabama's big CFP challenge is (1:57)
How did the CFP committee settle on its top 4? (2:38)
The final CFP top four is unveiled (2:49)
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Bama back on top, Georgia down to No. 3 in poll

After handing Georgia its first loss of the season, Alabama is back on top of the AP Top 25 poll. The Bulldogs fell to No. 3, with Michigan remaining at No. 2 and Cincinnati dropping a spot to No. 4.

Bama soars up rankings in final rankings prediction (2:28)
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1dMark Schlabach

Smart calls loss to Tide 'wake-up call' for Georgia

Georgia coach Kirby Smart said Saturday's loss to Alabama "didn't do any damage," and he hopes it "reinvigorates" his team heading into the College Football Playoff.

Saban thanks media for 'yummy' rat poison (0:23)
Metchie believes Young is now the Heisman favorite (0:58)
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2dMark Schlabach

Sources: Alabama fears WR Metchie tore ACL

John Metchie is expected to miss the CFP after suffering what Bama officials believe to be a torn ACL in his left knee.

Saban says Bama used underdog mentality as fuel vs. UGA (3:40)
Anderson says Tide plan was to 'fly around, have fun' (1:18)
Williams says first TD ignited Alabama sideline (3:37)

Team Stats

Passing Yards347.97th
Rushing Yards147.679th
Points For42.510th
Points Against20.220th