Nick Saban Reveals What He Tells His Players Who Talk Trash

first_img The full video is below.I know we haven’t played a game and there’s no post-game rants yet, but this is an early contender for Saban soundbite of the season. pic.twitter.com/7Kee8jhN1B— Chicago Gump (@GriffinTSmith) August 30, 2019Nick wouldn’t have done well as the head coach of those Miami teams back in the dynasty years. However, the way he runs things clearly works for him and ‘Bama.Saban and the Crimson Tide open up the 2019 season on Saturday against Duke. They will likely put a massive beating on the overmatched Blue Devils.But if Saban has his way, they will be sportsmanlike as they do it. A closeup of Nick Saban wearing a headset.NEW ORLEANS, LA – JANUARY 01: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide reacts in the second half of the AllState Sugar Bowl against the Clemson Tigers at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Nick Saban is known as a no-nonsense head coach. Alabama is typically one of the most disciplined, buttoned-up teams in college football every year.If you needed another example of Saban’s approach, take his comments on radio tonight regarding players who trash talk. He’s clearly not a fan, and he doesn’t want his guys doing it.In fact, Saban’s NSFW quotes on the subject are going viral.“I tell our players, if you want to talk shit to the other team, join the goddamn debate team,” Saban said. “Excuse my language. I’m really sorry about using the Lord’s name in vain but I just really get hot about what I see in sports.”last_img read more