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Alabama knows it can't overlook Auburn

Robert Lester

Alabama learned a lesson two weeks ago when it lost to Texas A&M--don't overlook your opponent. This week the Crimson Tide must focus on Auburn and block out what could happen in the aftermath of a win--trips to the SEC and national championships.

Everything Alabama wants—to win SEC and national championships this season—is within grasp. But before the team can truly focus on those goals, it must beat Auburn on Saturday. The Crimson Tide learned an important lesson two weeks ago when they lost to Texas A&M. Coming off a Game of the Century type of victory on the road against LSU the week before, Bama players were physically and emotionally... Recommended Stories