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Alabama loses 45-31 to
Oklahoma in Sugar Bowl

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:Bubbasuncle, 1/3/2014 9:00:50 PM

NEW ORLEANS — AJ McCarron got up slowly and walked alone to the sideline with the full weight of another dispiriting loss weighing him down. His fumble on a sack turned into an Oklahoma touchdown with 47 seconds left, sealing the Sooners’ 45-31 victory over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl on Thursday night. In a painful twist, McCarron ended his illustrious college career by losing twice in a row after going 36-2 in his first 38 games at Alabama. Oklahoma, a 17-point underdog, scored two touchdowns off his interceptions in the first half before capping the upset by returning his

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There is only one reason to post this article, it´s the video link. I still haven´t recovered from last night but this video helps ease the pain. Win or lose, he is a one fine young man. Take a few minutes to watch it, it will warm your heart on a very cold night.

http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=10233231&ex_cid=espnapi_public

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: John c, 1/3/2014 9:05:49 PM     (No. 9678776)

Nice story of two AJ´s, which I saw on The Blaze

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ricktutt, 1/3/2014 9:22:04 PM     (No. 9678796)

You gotta love it!


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Safari Man, 1/3/2014 9:23:51 PM     (No. 9678800)

... watched the video. I have always felt that the best form of charity is to give someone an opportunity. An opportunity to excel, or just be a part of something they might care about. An opportunity to stand on their own. Contrast that with giving people all the things they need to exist is a way to rob them of their dignity and usually all they will achieve is existence, little more.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: miceal, 1/3/2014 9:41:11 PM     (No. 9678823)

I hope the AJ without a job currently, will find employment somewhere. I suspect it will not be in Major League Football. Please, WHO throws into three deep coverage? Alabama broke my heart this year...but there´s always next year.......?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 1/3/2014 10:59:08 PM     (No. 9678879)

Sorry, but can´t resist after listening to all of the tree-killers´ taunting and spew.

War Eagle!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 1/3/2014 11:20:10 PM     (No. 9678897)

It´s why A&M moved. Weaker conference, weaker opponents. Hasn´t paid off for them but good riddance.

College football is an illness.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 1/3/2014 11:33:45 PM     (No. 9678908)

#6,
Are you really saying the SEC is a weaker conference?

What planet does your team play on? BCS champs last 7 straight and 9 of 10... Weak?

And #8 will be on Monday night.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lana720, 1/3/2014 11:37:36 PM     (No. 9678909)

Reminds me of Tim Tebow. He had a smile on his face even when they lost. Class!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: miceal, 1/4/2014 12:38:56 AM     (No. 9678948)

Munchsdad, talk to me on Tuesday next. My baby son graduated from Florida State and I´m a Bama fan.....

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 1/4/2014 12:47:05 AM     (No. 9678956)

I wonder why SEC teams insist on playing against lower ranked opponents in bowl games? They can not avoid that on Monday night. But it worked so well for Alabama, right? Even Mizzou barely dodged a bullet.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: texaspast, 1/4/2014 12:53:57 AM     (No. 9678959)

SEC is the skank conference. They may be pretty good at what they do, but you´d never want to take that skank home to meet mamma.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Up2Here, 1/4/2014 1:53:21 AM     (No. 9678982)

#11 - Wow, I am going to give you the benefit of the doubt and believe that tonight was the first time you drank to excess.

In the morning, if you remember, please drop Mrs. L an apology for what you said in her salon.

Now that would be classy.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: jeff100, 1/4/2014 3:24:01 AM     (No. 9679002)

Well, well, well! The emotions come out after a big bowl game....

How about this Bama fan.... ?

http://deadspin.com/female-alabama-fan-ambushes-oklahoma-bro-at-sugar-bowl-1493975001?utm_campaign=socialflow_deadspin_twitter&utm_source=deadspin_twitter&utm_medium=socialflow

LOL

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Reply 14 - Posted by: DaBigGuy, 1/4/2014 3:40:32 AM     (No. 9679006)

#6 A&M drilled the weaker conference in the Cotton Bowl last year. The conference they moved to is 6-2 in bowls this year, the one they left is 3-3.

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