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Mixed Interest In Politics

Mike Johnson had the good sense to avoid the question, whether Alabama Coach Nick Saban is a Republican or a Democrat. "I think he's too busy worrying about the football team to be concerned with that," the Crimson Tide guard said Wednesday after practice.

He may have been correct. A sportswriter who covers Alabama football delved into the real world for a moment in Coach Nick Saban's Wednesday post-practice press conference, asking the Crimson Tide coach if he had followed election returns Tuesday night. "That's not my focus," Saban said, claiming that he didn't even know Barack Obama had won the Tuesday election until Wednesday morning. He... Recommended Stories

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