Mighty Alabama and the emperor Saban return to the Dome
By Mark Bradley
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
The inaugural Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game featured Clemson, which was ranked No. 9 in the USA Today preseason poll, and Alabama, which wasn’t ranked. Five SEC teams received more votes than the Crimson Tide. So did these: West Virginia, Kansas, Arizona State, BYU, Illinois, South Florida, Wake Forest and Fresno State.
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