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Players Say Tide Executed Well

Following a 49-0 shutout of cross-state rival Auburn in front of a packed Bryant-Denny Stadium, Alabama's players on both sides of the ball seemed to be in the same mood as their fans: euphoric. And they felt that way due to an execution-style win.

"We just came out and executed the game plan Coach (Nick Saban) had for us," said junior Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner. "I thought both sides (of the ball) did a great job today. "We just came out and competed like we're supposed to." Milliner, known for big plays in the Iron Bowl, was able to scoop a Tre Mason fumble and return it 17 yards. He had two pass break-ups to go with a pair of...