No. 4 Alabama faces No. 3 Georgia in an all-Southeastern Conference College Football Playoff national championship game Monday night.
Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban tries to tie former Alabama coach Bear Bryant’s record six major poll national championships. Saban has led the Tide to four national championships since 2009, and the last three national championship games.
Georgia, coached by former Saban assistant Kirby Smart, is looking for its first national championship since 1980.
Alabama has to No. 1 rushing defense in the country and smothered Clemson in the Sugar Bowl semifinal to get here.
ALABAMA vs. GEORGIA
• Kickoff: 7:00 p.m. CT
• Where: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
• TV: ESPN
Chris Fowler and Kirk Herbstreit will be on the call for the traditional ESPN broadcast, with Maria Taylor and Tom Rinaldi reporting from the sidelines