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CBS Sports: Alabama Offensive Coordinator Steve Sarkisian to Become Head Coach at Texas

FILE – Steve Sarkisian (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt, File) CBS Sports reports that Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will become the head coach at Texas, citing a source close to the hiring process. Texas fired head coach Tom Herman this morning. CBS Sports says Sarkisian is expected to coach during Alabama’s National Championship Game with #3 Ohio State on Monday, Jan….

Report: Nick Saban Tests Negative for COVID-19 for a Second Time

There appears to be a path for Nick Saban to be on the sidelines to coach Alabama tonight as the Crimson Tide hosts Georgia at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. ESPN reports that Saban tested negative for COVID-19 for a second time on Friday. That could indicate that Saban’s original positive test on Wednesday was a false positive. As earlier reported,…

WATCH: Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban Talks about His Positive COVID-19 Test

Alabama head football coach Nick Saban spoke to reporters via Zoom tonight to discuss his positive COVID-19 test result. Alabama News Network was the only Montgomery TV station to carry Saban’s news conference live. Saban says he got the positive results at around 1 p.m.  He says it was a surprise to him because it was a routine test and…

Lane Kiffin Out at Alabama, Steve Sarkisian Takes Over as O.C.

Head coach Nick Saban announced the decision Monday morning.

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Lane Kiffin isn’t sticking around to run Alabama’s offense in the national championship game. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said Monday that Kiffin will leave to focus on his new job as Florida Atlantic’s head coach. Incoming offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will replace him for the Jan. 9 game against Clemson in Tampa, Florida. Saban says…