Alabama head coach Nick Saban is arguably the best coach in college football history and is all enterprise when he’s on the sidelines.
His dedication to the game has led to seven nationwide championships — six at Alabama — and a dominant run at Alabama hardly ever seen in school sports activities.
However even head coaches have occasions after they aren’t answerable for teaching their staff, after they can merely get pleasure from soccer on tv as school soccer followers do on Saturdays throughout the fall.
That is sadly not the case for Saban, because the Crimson Tide coach mentioned Thursday that he has a tough time merely having fun with the sport of school soccer when he’s not on the sidelines.
“I actually have a tough time having fun with the sport, to be sincere with you, once I watch it,” Saban mentioned on the “Hey Coach” radio present. “As a result of on a regular basis that I spend — whether or not it’s watching a defensive staff for our offensive preparation or the opposite staff’s offense for the protection’s preparation.
“What you’re continuously in search of is, what are the problems? What causes issues? What sort of changes do it’s important to make if we have been taking part in in opposition to that? That’s all I do.”
Saban mentioned that he’s continuously eager about how he would react in certain situations when he’s watching school soccer as a fan.
“Once I watch a recreation on TV? I’m watching, and I’m saying, ‘How would we play that play? How would we do in the event that they have been in that formation and did that?’ I would as effectively return to work,” he defined.
Saban and his Crimson Tide are getting ready for a non-conference recreation in opposition to Austin Peay in Week 12.
It’s been a attempting 12 months for Alabama, who’ve misplaced two common season video games earlier than their annual matchup with Auburn at the end of November for the primary time for the reason that 2010 season.