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Nick Saban
Head Coach
First Year: 2007
School: Alabama
Nickname: Crimson Tide
Current Conference: SEC
Former Conference(s): SIAA, Southern Conference
Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
First year of football: 1892

STADIUM

Name: Bryant-Denny
Year built: 1929
Capacity: 101,821
Playing Surface: PAT (1991)

ALABAMA CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPION(S)CONFERENCE 
2016AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
2015AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
2014AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
2012AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
2009AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1999AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1992AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1989Alabama, Auburn, TennesseeSEC*Alabama* *Auburn* *Tennessee*
1981Alabama, GeorgiaSEC*Alabama* *Georgia*
1979AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1978AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1977AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1975AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1974AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1973AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1972AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1971AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1966Alabama, GeorgiaSEC*Alabama* *Georgia*
1965AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1964AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1961Alabama, LSUSEC*Alabama* *LSU*
1953AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1945AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1937AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1934Alabama, TulaneSEC*Alabama* *Tulane*
1933AlabamaSEC*Alabama*
1930Alabama, TulaneSouthern*Alabama* * Tulane*
1926AlabamaSouthern*Alabama*
1925Alabama, TulaneSouthern*Alabama* * Tulane*
1924AlabamaSouthern*Alabama*

ALABAMA BOWL RECORD

SCHOOLWINSLOSSESTIESTOTAL PLAYEDWIN %SCHOOL
Alabama38253660.598*Alabama*

ALABAMA BOWL HISTORY

BOWLDATEWINNERPOINTSLOSERPOINTSWINNERLOSER
CFB Championship9-Jan-2017Clemson35Alabama31*Clemson**Alabama*
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl31-Dec-2016Alabama24Washington7*Alabama**Washington*
CFB Championship11-Jan-2016Alabama45Clemson40*Alabama**Clemson*
Cotton31-Dec-2015Alabama38Michigan State0*Alabama**Michigan State*
Sugar1-Jan-2015Ohio State42Alabama35*Ohio State**Alabama*
Sugar2-Jan-2014Oklahoma45Alabama31*Oklahoma**Alabama*
BCS Championship7-Jan-2013Alabama42Notre Dame14*Alabama**Notre Dame*
BCS Championship9-Jan-2012Alabama21LSU0*Alabama**LSU*
Citrus1-Jan-2011Alabama49Michigan State7*Alabama**Michigan State*
BCS Championship7-Jan-2010Alabama37Texas21*Alabama**Texas*
Sugar2-Jan-2009Utah31Alabama17*Utah**Alabama*
Independence30-Dec-2007Alabama30Colorado24*Alabama**Colorado*
Independence28-Dec-2006Oklahoma State34Alabama31*Oklahoma State**Alabama*
Cotton2-Jan-2006Alabama13Texas Tech10*Alabama**Texas Tech*
Music City31-Dec-2004Minnesota20Alabama16*Minnesota**Alabama*
Independence27-Dec-2001Alabama14Iowa State13*Alabama**Iowa State*
Orange1-Jan-2000Michigan35Alabama34*Michigan**Alabama*
Music City29-Dec-1998Virginia Tech38Alabama7*Virginia Tech**Alabama*
Outback1-Jan-1997Alabama17Michigan14*Alabama**Michigan*
Citrus2-Jan-1995Alabama24Ohio State17*Alabama**Ohio State*
Gator31-Dec-1993Alabama24North Carolina10*Alabama**North Carolina*
Sugar1-Jan-1993Alabama34Miami (Fla.)13*Alabama**Miami (Fla.)*
Russell Athletic28-Dec-1991Alabama30Colorado25*Alabama**Colorado*
Fiesta1-Jan-1991Louisville34Alabama7*Louisville**Alabama*
Sugar1-Jan-1990Miami (Fla.)33Alabama25*Miami (Fla.)**Alabama*
Sun Bowl24-Dec-1988Alabama29Army28*Alabama**Army*
Outback2-Jan-1988Michigan28Alabama24*Michigan**Alabama*
Sun Bowl25-Dec-1986Alabama28Washington6*Alabama**Washington*
Aloha Classic28-Dec-1985Alabama24Southern California3*Alabama**Southern California*
Sun Bowl24-Dec-1983Alabama28SMU7*Alabama**SMU*
Liberty29-Dec-1982Alabama21Illinois15*Alabama**Illinois*
Cotton1-Jan-1982Texas14Alabama12*Texas**Alabama*
Cotton1-Jan-1981Alabama30Baylor2*Alabama**Baylor*
Sugar1-Jan-1980Alabama24Arkansas9*Alabama**Arkansas*
Sugar1-Jan-1979Alabama14Penn State7*Alabama**Penn State*
Sugar2-Jan-1978Alabama35Ohio State6*Alabama**Ohio State*
Liberty20-Dec-1976Alabama36UCLA6*Alabama**UCLA*
Sugar31-Dec-1975Alabama13Penn State6*Alabama**Penn State*
Orange1-Jan-1975Notre Dame13Alabama11*Notre Dame**Alabama*
Sugar31-Dec-1973Notre Dame24Alabama23*Notre Dame**Alabama*
Cotton1-Jan-1973Texas17Alabama13*Texas**Alabama*
Orange1-Jan-1972Nebraska38Alabama6*Nebraska**Alabama*
Bluebonnet31-Dec-1970Oklahoma24Alabama24*Oklahoma**Alabama*
Liberty13-Dec-1969Colorado47Alabama33*Colorado**Alabama*
Gator28-Dec-1968Missouri35Alabama10*Missouri**Alabama*
Cotton1-Jan-1968Texas A&M20Alabama16*Texas A&M**Alabama*
Sugar2-Jan-1967Alabama34Nebraska7*Alabama**Nebraska*
Orange1-Jan-1966Alabama39Nebraska28*Alabama**Nebraska*
Orange1-Jan-1965Texas21Alabama17*Texas**Alabama*
Sugar1-Jan-1964Alabama12Mississippi7*Alabama**Mississippi*
Orange1-Jan-1963Alabama17Oklahoma0*Alabama**Oklahoma*
Sugar1-Jan-1962Alabama10Arkansas3*Alabama**Arkansas*
Bluebonnet17-Dec-1960Texas3Alabama3*Texas**Alabama*
Liberty19-Dec-1959Penn State7Alabama0*Penn State**Alabama*
Cotton1-Jan-1954Rice28Alabama6*Rice**Alabama*
Orange1-Jan-1953Alabama61Syracuse6*Alabama**Syracuse*
Sugar1-Jan-1948Texas27Alabama7*Texas**Alabama*
Sugar1-Jan-1945Duke29Alabama26*Duke**Alabama*
Orange1-Jan-1943Alabama37Boston College21*Alabama**Boston College*
Cotton1-Jan-1942Alabama29Texas A&M21*Alabama**Texas A&M*
Rose1-Jan-1935Alabama29Stanford13*Alabama**Stanford*
Rose1-Jan-1931Alabama24Washington State0*Alabama**Washington State*
Rose1-Jan-1927Stanford7Alabama7*Stanford**Alabama*
Rose1-Jan-1926Alabama20Washington19*Alabama**Washington*

ALABAMA AP FINISHES

YEARRANKINGTEAMTEAM
19364.Alabama*Alabama*
19374.Alabama*Alabama*
193813.Alabama*Alabama*
194120.Alabama*Alabama*
194210.Alabama*Alabama*
19452.Alabama*Alabama*
19476.Alabama*Alabama*
195016.Alabama*Alabama*
19529.Alabama*Alabama*
195313.Alabama*Alabama*
195910.Alabama*Alabama*
19609.Alabama*Alabama*
19611.Alabama*Alabama*
19625.Alabama*Alabama*
19638.Alabama*Alabama*
19641.Alabama*Alabama*
19651.Alabama*Alabama*
19663.Alabama*Alabama*
19678.Alabama*Alabama*
196817.Alabama*Alabama*
19714.Alabama*Alabama*
19727.Alabama*Alabama*
19734.Alabama*Alabama*
19745.Alabama*Alabama*
19753.Alabama*Alabama*
197611.Alabama*Alabama*
19772.Alabama*Alabama*
19781.Alabama*Alabama*
19791.Alabama*Alabama*
19806.Alabama*Alabama*
19817.Alabama*Alabama*
198315.Alabama*Alabama*
198513.Alabama*Alabama*
19869.Alabama*Alabama*
198817.Alabama*Alabama*
19899.Alabama*Alabama*
19915.Alabama*Alabama*
19921.Alabama*Alabama*
199314.Alabama*Alabama*
19945.Alabama*Alabama*
199521.Alabama*Alabama*
199611.Alabama*Alabama*
19998.Alabama*Alabama*
200211.Alabama*Alabama*
20058.Alabama*Alabama*
20086.Alabama*Alabama*
20091.Alabama*Alabama*
201010.Alabama*Alabama*
20111.Alabama*Alabama*
20121.Alabama*Alabama*
20137.Alabama*Alabama*
20144.Alabama*Alabama*
20151.Alabama*Alabama*
20162.Alabama*Alabama*

ALABAMA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPIONSCHAMPIONS
1925Alabama: Berryman, Billingsley, Boand, Football Research, Helms, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation, Poling, Sagarin (ELOChess)*
Dartmouth: Dickinson, Parke Davis
Michigan: Sagarin*
*Alabama* *Michigan*
*Dartmouth*
1926Alabama: Berryman, Billingsley, Football Research, Helms*, National Championship Foundation*, Poling
Lafayette: Parke Davis
Michigan: Sagarin*
Navy: Boand, Houlgate
Stanford: Dickinson, Helms*, National Championship Foundation*, Sagarin (ELOChess)*
*Alabama*
*Lafayette*
*Michigan*
*Navy*
*Stanford*
1930Alabama: Berryman, Football Research, Parke Davis*, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Notre Dame: Billingsley, Boand, Dickinson, Dunkel, Helms, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation, Parke Davis*, Poling
*Alabama* Berryman, Football Research, Parke Davis*, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
*Notre Dame* Billingsley, Boand, Dickinson, Dunkel, Helms, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation, Parke Davis*, Poling
1934Alabama: Berryman, Dunkel, Houlgate, Poling, Williamson
Minnesota: Billingsley, Boand, Dickinson, Football Research, Helms, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
*Alabama*
*Minnesota*
1941Alabama: Houlgate
Minnesota: AP, Billingsley, Boand, DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, Helms, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Poling, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Texas: Berryman, Williamson
*Alabama*
*Minnesota* *Texas*
1945Alabama: National Championship Foundation*
Army West Point: AP, Berryman, Billingsley MOV, Boand, DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, Helms, Houlgate, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation*, Poling, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELOChess), Williamson
Ohio State: Billingsley
*Alabama*
*Army West Point*
*Ohio State*
1961Alabama: AP, Berryman, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, FB News, Football Research, Helms, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, NFF, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess), UPI, Williamson
Ohio State: FW, Poling
*Alabama*
*Ohio State*
1964Alabama: AP, Berryman, Litkenhous, UPI
Arkansas: Billingsley, Football Research, FW, Helms, National Championship Foundation, Poling, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Michigan: Dunkel
Notre Dame: DeVold, FB News, NFF
*Alabama*
*Arkansas*
*Michigan*
*Notre Dame*
1965Alabama: AP, Football Research, FW*, National Championship Foundation
Michigan State: Berryman, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, FB News, FW*, Helms, Litkenhous, NFF, Poling, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess), UPI
*Alabama*
*Michigan State*
1966Alabama: Berryman, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*
Michigan State: Football Research, Helms*, NFF*, Poling*
Notre Dame: AP, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, FB News, FW, Helms*, Litkenhous, Matthews, National Championship Foundation, NFF*, Poling*, Sagarin*, UPI
*Alabama*
*Michigan State*
*Notre Dame*
1973Alabama: Berryman, UPI
Michigan: National Championship Foundation*, Poling*
Notre Dame: AP, Billingsley, FB News, FW, Helms, National Championship Foundation*, NFF
Ohio State: FACT, National Championship Foundation*, Poling*, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*
Oklahoma: DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, Sagarin*
*Alabama*
*Michigan*
*Notre Dame*
*Ohio State*
*Oklahoma*
1975Alabama: Matthews*
Arizona State: National Championship Foundation*, Sporting News
Ohio State: Berryman, FACT*, Helms*, Matthews*, Poling
Oklahoma: AP, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, FACT*, FB News, Football Research, FW, Helms*, National Championship Foundation*, NFF, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess), UPI
*Alabama*
*Arizona State*
*Ohio State*
*Oklahoma*
1977Alabama: Football Research*
Arkansas: FACT*
Notre Dame: AP, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, FACT*, FB News, Football Research*, FW, Helms, Matthews, National Championship Foundation, NFF, Poling, Sagarin*, Sporting News, UPI
Texas: Berryman, FACT*, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*
*Alabama*
*Arkansas*
*Notre Dame*
*Texas*
1978Alabama: AP, FACT*, Football Research, FW, Helms*, National Championship Foundation*, NFF
Oklahoma: DeVold, Dunkel, FACT*, Helms*, Litkenhous, Matthews, Poling, Sagarin*
Southern California: Berryman, Billingsley, FACT*, FB News, Helms*, National Championship Foundation*, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*, Sporting News, UPI
*Alabama*
*Oklahoma* *Southern California*
1979Alabama: AP, Berryman, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, FACT, FB News, FW, Helms, Matthews, National Championship Foundation, NFF, NY Times, Poling, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess), Sporting News, UPI
Southern California: Football Research
*Alabama*
*Southern California*
1992Alabama: AP, Berryman, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, Eck, FACT, FB News, Football Research, FW, Matthews, National Championship Foundation, NY Times, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*, Sporting News, UPI/NFF, USA/CNN
Florida State: Sagarin*
*Alabama*
*Florida State*
2009Alabama: Berryman, ^BCS, USA Today, AP, Dunkel, FW, NFF*Alabama*
2011Alabama: Berryman, ^BCS, USA Today, AP, Dunkel, FW, NFF*Alabama*
2012Alabama: AP, ^BCS, Dunkel, FW, NFF, USA Today*Alabama*
2015Alabama: College Football Playoff, AP, FW-NFF, USA Today*Alabama*

ALABAMA HEAD COACHES

Year(s)CoachYearsGamesWinLossTieWin %School 
1892-1892Eugene Beauharnais Beaumont142200.500Alabama#Alabama#
1893-1902Eli Abbott42071300.350Alabama#Alabama#
1896-1896Otto Wagonhurst132100.667Alabama#Alabama#
1897-1897Allen McCants111001.000Alabama#Alabama#
1899-1899W.A. Martin143100.750Alabama#Alabama#
1900-1900M. Griffin152300.400Alabama#Alabama#
1901-1901Michael Smith "Mike" Harvey152120.400Alabama#Alabama#
1903-1904Winton B. Blount21710700.588Alabama#Alabama#
1905-1905Jack Leavenworth1106400.600Alabama#Alabama#
1906-1909J.W.H. Pollard43021450.700Alabama#Alabama#
1910-1910Guy Summer Lowman184400.500Alabama#Alabama#
1911-1914D.V. Graves436211230.583Alabama#Alabama#
1915-1917Thomas "Tom" Kelley32517710.680Alabama#Alabama#
1919-1922Xenophon "Xen" Cole Scott44129930.707Alabama#Alabama#
1923-1930Wallace W. Wade877611330.792Alabama#Alabama#
1931-1946Frank W. Thomas151461152470.788Alabama#Alabama#
1947-1954Harold D. "Red" Drew889542870.607Alabama#Alabama#
1955-1957Jennings B. "Ears" Whitworth33042420.133Alabama#Alabama#
1958-1982Paul W. "Bear" Bryant252872324690.808Alabama#Alabama#
1983-1986Ray Perkins448321510.667Alabama#Alabama#
1987-1989Bill Curry336261000.722Alabama#Alabama#
1990-1996Gene Stallings787622500.713Alabama#Alabama#
1997-2000Mike DuBose447242300.511Alabama#Alabama#
2001-2002Dennis Franchione22517800.680Alabama#Alabama#
2003-2006Mike Shula433102300.303Alabama#Alabama#
2006-2006Joe Kines110100.000Alabama#Alabama#
2007-PRESNick L. Saban101331141900.857Alabama#Alabama#

ALABAMA YEAR-BY-YEAR SEASON RESULTS

LIST BY YEAR