Alabama coach Nick Saban hoists the College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy after the Crimson Tide defeated the Clemson Tigers 45-40 at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Alabama coach Nick Saban hoists the College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy after the Crimson Tide defeated the Clemson Tigers 45-40 at University of Phoenix Stadium. Sean M. Haffey Getty Images
Alabama coach Nick Saban hoists the College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy after the Crimson Tide defeated the Clemson Tigers 45-40 at University of Phoenix Stadium. Sean M. Haffey Getty Images

Alabama beats Clemson 45-40 to win national title

January 12, 2016 12:19 AM