ATLANTA — Nick Saban, who led Alabama to the No. 1 seed in the inaugural College Football Playoff, has been selected the Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year.
Nick Saban’s work with the Crimson Tide on the field and in the classroom helped him claim the Bobby Dodd award.
The award, presented by the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and the Bobby Dodd Foundation, recognizes scholarship, leadership and success on the field.
Alabama ranked third in the Southeastern Conference with a 975 Academic Progress Rate.