No time for reflection

Nick Saban refuses to allow his players to pause, reflect on No. 1 ranking

Updated: September 18, 2012, 11:14 AM ET
By Alex Scarborough | TideNation
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- They let their play on the field speak for itself.

Away from the freshly cropped grass and perfectly straight chalk lines, mum is the word. A stray compliment is as rare and unwelcome on the University of Alabama campus as shouting "War Eagle!"

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