first_imgHead coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide walks on the field against the Florida Gators before the SEC Championship at the Georgia Dome.ATLANTA, GA – DECEMBER 5: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide walks on the field against the Florida Gators before the SEC Championship at the Georgia Dome on December 5, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Alabama head coach Nick Saban doesn’t have a say in the College Football Playoff selection committee’s decision, but he knows who he doesn’t want the Crimson Tide to play.The SEC championship-winning head coach said after Alabama’s win over Georgia that he does not want to have to face the Bulldogs again.Saban, though, believes Georgia is worthy of a spot in the College Football Playoff.Alabama’s head coach says the Bulldogs are a top-four team.“They are one of the four best teams in the country. I don’t want to play them again. That is the ultimate compliment I can give them,” Saban said after his team’s win.Nick Saban on Georgia: “They are one of the four best teams in the country. I don’t want to play them again. That is the ultimate compliment I can give them.”— Tony Barnhart (@MrCFB) December 2, 2018Will the College Football Playoff selection committee end up agreeing with Saban?Alabama’s head coach isn’t the only one making this argument. ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit believes Georgia should be No. 3 in the selection committee’s final rankings.The College Football Playoff will officially be unveiled at noon on ESPN.last_img

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