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Nick Saban has been an absolute gem throughout the college football playoff race.

From frustrations over Lane Kiffin to some of his quotes on the process of leading his teams to championship after championship, Saban has been on fire in media sessions. Saturday, he reached his peak, with a cool slipped in Ric Flair quote:

Of course the quote is, “To be the man, you have to beat the man,” but we’re not going to tell Saban how to quote the Nature Boy.

All we’re missing is Saban rocking a rolex and some gators on his feet when he arrives to the championship game.


Saban’s Tide will look to remain “the best” Monday night at 8 p.m. ET against the Clemson Tigers.

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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