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Auburn, tighten your chin straps

Ranked number one in the nation has its benefits, but it can also add pressure to the players. Two year head coach of Alabama, Nick Saban, wants his players to hold a strict mentality: focus on this next game. Saban recently quoted Brett Favre, NFL quarterback of the New York Jets, who said, "what you do [in the last game] matters, but it doesn't because there's always the next game."

After 17 years of starting as an NFL quarterback Brett Favre knows about football. When Alabama plays the Auburn Tigers in Tuscaloosa on the 29th this approach is Saban's strategy. With both teams coming off a bye week giving them two weeks of extra practice where only the best play is expected from both teams, especially with Alabama holding the number one spot. Luckily, this pressure has...