When the Aggies and Tigers began SEC play a season ago, few doubted the addition of the two schools would bring more television viewers to the league’s games from Texas and Midwest. Still, there were questions about whether adding a pair of Big 12 teams would dilute the quality on the
field in the mighty SEC, winner of seven straight football national titles.
“It made our league better,” Alabama coach Nick Saban said.
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