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Upshaw Hopes To Finish With Title

Courtney Upshaw

Courtney Upshaw is a great player who has made many great plays. His interception and touchdown return in Gainesville started the rout of Florida. He is an All-America and he finished third in voting for the Butkus Award. So how is he helping his team prepare for the national championship game?

"I see clips every now and then of Coach Smart (Alabama Defensive Coordinator Kirby Smart) showing the team where I rushed up and got past the quarterback, and he took off on the longest run in the game," Courtney Upshaw said. That play came in Bama's first meeting against LSU. The Tigers defeated the Crimson Tide, 9-6, in overtime. In that game, LSU started Jarrett Lee at quarterback. Alabama's... Recommended Stories