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Steve Spurrier: I don’t assume Nick Saban advised any lies


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Like most who adore higher education soccer, Steve Spurrier felt compelled to weigh in on the Nick Saban-Jimbo Fisher drama.

“I do not know why (Fisher) is mad at Saban,” Spurrier advised DawgNation. “Did Saban say anything that was not legitimate?”

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Oct 12, 2019; College Station, TX, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban and Texas A&M Aggies head coach Jimbo Fisher shake hands at the conclusion of the gam at Kyle Field. 

Oct 12, 2019 School Station, TX, United states Alabama Crimson Tide head mentor Nick Saban and Texas A&M Aggies head coach Jimbo Fisher shake fingers at the summary of the gam at Kyle Field. 
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As you know, Saban additional or fewer accused Fisher of cheating. Saban remaining the coach at Alabama and Fisher at Texas A&M manufactured matters, well, awkward. Specifically soon after Fisher fired back again.

But Spurrier, the previous coach at Florida and South Carolina, mentioned he doesn’t comprehend why Fisher was so upset.

“I really do not feel Saban advised any lies in there, so I really do not know what he was mad about,” Spurrier extra. “Because (Fisher) conquer him very last year, I guess he can discuss now. He has not beat a lot of any person, but he conquer Saban final yr. But they have not received the division or just about anything considering the fact that he’s been there.”

Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide speaks with head coach Jimbo Fisher of the Florida State Seminoles prior to their game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on September 2, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Head mentor Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide speaks with head coach Jimbo Fisher of the Florida Condition Seminoles prior to their activity at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on September 2, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Spurrier lately sung the praises of Saban and Alabama soccer, before any of the present drama.

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“I’m listed here to say they are the finest, not because they win the most — of program, that’s aspect of it way too — but they do it the correct way,” Spurrier told AL.com. “They engage in hard. They perform clear. They really do not test to hurt their opponents. They do not give the interception chains.

South Carolina Gamecocks head coach Steve Spurrier directs his team against the Georgia Bulldogs in the first quarter at Williams-Brice Stadium. (Jeff Blake-USA TODAY Sports)

South Carolina Gamecocks head mentor Steve Spurrier directs his crew towards the Ga Bulldogs in the initially quarter at Williams-Brice Stadium. (Jeff Blake-United states of america Right now Sports activities)

“They really do not do all that other stuff that other teams like to do now, it would seem like. But they engage in the match the way it need to be performed. If you conquer them, you have to gain it. And that is the way it ought to be.”

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