Nicholas Lou "Nick" Saban is considered one of the most successful coaches in college football history. Saban is the current head coach of the University of Alabama football team.
Saban first made his name in college sports as the head coach at Michigan State, where he served from 1995 to 1999 . He also served one year as coach of the Toledo Rockets. In 2000, Saban took over the head coaching job for LSU. After heading the Tigers to a 10-3 mark and Sugar Bowl win in his second season, he went on to win a national title with his 13-1 squad in 2003. One year later, he left LSU—and college football—to take the head job with the Miami Dolphins of the NFL. Saban returned to the SEC in 2007—this time as head coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide. In 2008, Saban appeared on the September 1st cover of Forbes magazine as "The Most Powerful Coach in Sports
Saban led LSU to the 2003 BCS National Championship and Alabama to the 2009, 2011 and 2012 BCS and AP National Championships, making him the first coach in college football history to win a national championship with two different Football Bowl Subdivision schools. Saban and Paul "Bear" Bryant are the only coaches to win an SEC championship at two different schools. Saban returned to championship form in 2015, leading his team to win the College Football Playoff Championship against Clemson in January 2016.
National Championships 2003, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2015
SEC Championships 2001, 2003, 2009, 2012
SEC Western Division Titles 2001–2003, 2008–2009, 2012
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