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Alabama, Florida governors make SEC game wager

MONTGOMERY, AL - More than the SEC championship and Alabama's national title hopes will be on the line this Saturday in Atlanta.

Governor Bob Riley and Florida Governor Charlie Crist have a friendly wager on the game. 

If the Crimson Tide rolls to victory over the Gators, Governor Riley will receive a box of Florida oranges from Governor Crist. 

If the Gators somehow manage to win the game, Governor Crist will be feasting on a rack of ribs from Tuscaloosa's own Dreamland Barbeque, courtesy of Governor Riley.

"I'm looking forward to Alabama's 22nd SEC football championship - and to those Florida oranges from my friend Governor Crist," Governor Riley said. 

"These are two great universities, two outstanding footballs teams and two incredible head coaches. It is going to be amazing to watch these teams compete this year. Roll tide!"

 

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