The television ratings for Alabama/Texas are now out and it appears Alabama is still big enough to bring in a national audience. Yes, it was a good matchup and a good game that went down to the wire. The early game drew 10.6 million viewers, with nearly 15 million at it's peak, making it the most watched game of the season.
The University of Alabama Board of Trustees Compensation Committee approved new contracts for Alabama Football's head coach, Nick Saban, UA's Athletic Director, Greg Byrne, and UA's Gymnastic Coach, Ashley Johnston.
Mitchell will be honored at the 2022 A-Day football game along with Wilbur Jackson as the first two African American football players in Crimson Tide program history. Mitchell won two SEC Championships as a player for the Tide and won a national championship as an assistant coach at Alabama as well. He currently serves as Pittsburgh Steelers assistant head coach.