The University of Alabama is
home to the legendary Crimson Tide football team. The Crimson Tide
dominated the SEC and NCAA football for decades.
The University of Alabama started
playing football in 1892 and since then has won 21 SEC titles, and has
been awarded 12 national championships in major polls.
Some of the finest seasons for Alabama
football came during the 25 year tenure of Bear Bryant. Between 1958
and 1982, Bryant led the Crimson Tide to six national championships in
1961, 1964, 1965, 1973, 1978 and 1979.
The Alabama Crimson Tide's national
championship in football:
1925: 10-0-0, Coached: Wallace Wade
1926: 9-0-1, Coached: Wallace Wade
1930: 10-0-0, Coached: Wallace Wade
1934: 10-0-0, Coached: Frank Thomas
1941: 9-2-0, Coached: Frank Thomas
1961: 11-0-0, Coached: Paul "Bear"
1964: 10-1-0, Coached: Paul "Bear"
1965: 9-1-1, Coached: Paul "Bear"
1973: 11-1-0, Coached: Paul "Bear"
1978: 11-1-0, Coached: Paul "Bear"
1979: 12-0-0, Coached: Paul "Bear"
1993: 13-0-0, Coached: Gene
In addition to these 12 recognized
championships, the Official NCAA Football records book recognizes
Alabama as producing national champions 1945, 1962, 1966, 1975 and
1977. The Crimson Tide in these years was coached by Bear Bryant.
Award (Most outstanding collegiate
The design of the Alabama Crimson Tide Fleece: Tailgating Panel is
composed of the University's
tailgating before a football game. Behind
him is a crowd waving Alabama banners and flags. He is also shown with
a Crimson Tide helmet, grill, hamburger, cooler, keg, football and
pickup truck. Each panel measure 60" wide by 49" long.
The Alabama Crimson Tide Fleece:
Tailgating Panel fabric is not suitable for children's
sleepwear. All patterns have been licensed by the University of Alabama
and are for individual consumption only. Any other use of this Alabama Crimson Tide Fleece:
Tailgating Panel college fabric is prohibited and illegal.