Tide returns to Tuscaloosa following BCS Championship win - WSFA.com: News Weather and Sports for Montgomery, AL.

Tide returns to Tuscaloosa following BCS Championship win

Posted: Updated:
Fans line up in Tuscaloosa to see the Tide come back to town. Fans line up in Tuscaloosa to see the Tide come back to town.
Nick Saban and wife Terry Saban among the first to exit the plane after it landed in Tuscaloosa. Nick Saban and wife Terry Saban among the first to exit the plane after it landed in Tuscaloosa.
Nick Saban addresses reporters after returning to Tuscaloosa. Nick Saban addresses reporters after returning to Tuscaloosa.
  • SPORTS</FONT></b></TD><TD WIDTH="70" VALIGN="middle" NOWRAP><b><A HREF="/Global/category.asp?C=1191"><FONT STYLE="FONT-FAMILY:Verdana,Arial; FONT-SIZE:11px; COLOR:#000000; text-decoration: underline;">more >></FONT></A>SPORTSMore>>

  • Alabama defense dominates spring game

    Alabama defense dominates spring game

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:46:20 GMT
    Blake Sims' bid to replace AJ McCarron as Alabama's starting quarterback hit a snag Saturday afternoon when the Crimson Tide defense dominated the annual A-Day game at Bryant-Denny Stadium.More >>
    Blake Sims' bid to replace AJ McCarron as Alabama's starting quarterback hit a snag Saturday afternoon when the Crimson Tide defense dominated the annual A-Day game at Bryant-Denny Stadium.More >>
  • Blue team beats White team in Auburn A-Day game

    Blue team beats White team in Auburn A-Day game

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:53:48 GMT
    The Auburn Tigers held their annual A-Day spring game on Saturday and it was a blowout as the Blue team dominated the White team 58-3. The high powered Auburn offense picked up right where they left offMore >>
    The Auburn Tigers held their annual A-Day spring game on Saturday and it was a blowout as the Blue team dominated the White team 58-3.More >>
  • Bama, Auburn, Mizzou hold spring games

    Bama, Auburn, Mizzou hold spring games

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:47 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:47:53 GMT
    (RNN) - Three more SEC teams have their spring football games on Saturday, April 19 as the spring practice season winds down. Auburn's A-Day Game will be televised on ESPN at 3 p.m. ET. The Tigers willMore >>
    Auburn, Alabama and Missouri will finish up spring practice with spring games. Auburn and the Crimson Tide will have their A-Day games televised.More >>

Several thousand Alabama fans gathered at the Tuscaloosa Regional Airport to welcome home the national champion Crimson Tide.

Football fans with signs and red-and-white shakers lined fences around the airport to try getting a glimpse of the team.

Vicki Richardson came in white overalls painted with 'Bama logos. She was at the airport to meet the team after its title last season, and she thinks Alabama can win again next season.

Alabama beat Notre Dame 42-14 Monday night for its third BCS title in four years.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

 

 

Powered by WorldNow