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Between the Lines: Price Cutter Special

Between the Lines: Price Cutter Special

Just when you think you've witnessed the worst Alabama football has to offer, something more outlandish invariably happens to change your mind; some stranger-than-fiction event brings low Tide to Tuscaloosa and turns Bama fans a deeper shade of Crimson.

The dirty laundry list is filled with enough examples of greed, corruption, deceit and vice to fill a dime store detective novel. Viewed singularly, the string of embarrassing episodes look like a bad soap opera. Viewed in its entirety the Bama saga takes on characteristics of a Greek tragedy. For two decades since the retirement of Bear Bryant and his death four weeks later, Alabama has been... Recommended Stories

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Columnist Phillip Marshall writes opinion columns about Auburn and Southeastern Conference sports…