The University of Alabama
The University of Alabama is among college football’s most storied programs. And the Crimson Tide’s gridiron legacy includes an NCAA record of over 60 postseason bowl appearances, 25 SEC Conference Championships and 16 National Championships. Located in Tuscaloosa, Bryant-Denny Stadium is the sixth largest stadium in the United States, and home of the Million Dollar Band and 101,821 devoted Crimson Tide fans chanting “Rammer Jammer, Yellowhammer” and “Roll Tide.”
Nickname:
Crimson Tide
Top Rivals:
Auburn University, Louisiana State University, University of Tennessee
Style Facts:
Paul “Bear” Bryant is as responsible for the football legacy at Alabama as he is for fan fashion. In his 25 years as head coach, Bryant’s penchant for wearing a houndstooth hat on game days became an indelible part of his lore. Fans today carry on his houndstooth tradition by finding creative new ways to display the distinctive pattern.