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By Solomon Crenshaw Jr.
Alabama coach Nick Saban said he’s never used revenge to motivate his Crimson Tide for its next game, but he’s not naïve to the notion that memories of a defeat can provide inspiration.
“Do I think it is a motivating factor with individuals and players? I absolutely think it is,” Saban said. “I think that awareness of what happened in last year’s game and all that is always something that players remember. I do think it’s a motivating factor.”
No doubt at least some Alabama players will have their 46-41 loss to eventual national champion LSU on their minds as they get set to visit the Tigers at 7 p.m. Saturday, televised on CBS. Even more indelibly in their ears will be the fiery postgame comments by LSU coach Ed Orgeron, as reported by The Tuscaloosa News and other outlets.
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