Why Alabama’s Nick Saban needs a plane

AP: “If we didn’t go to the lake and I couldn’t go to Rabun County and stand on the side of the hill and sit on a log and look down and think a little bit, I don’t think I’d survive much longer in this business,” said Saban, who led the Crimson Tide to the national title last season.

“I need that. I need to do that every now and then. … I’d raise a lot more hell than I raise.” (read more about coaches and private planes in the AP story below)