Alabama #1 in polls

The AP poll and the USAToday Coaches’ Poll have Alabama at #1. It is the first time since 1980 that the Tide has topped both major polls during the regular season. According to the AP, Alabama’s first game as a No. 1 team since October, 27, 1980, will be Saturday at LSU, a date that was one of the most anticipated in the Southeastern Conference even before this season. Imagine it now. Here’s the AP summary of the poll: