WATCH: Nick Saban, Connor Cook get derailed on the podium by train horns

Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide is used to loud games, but not loud press conferences.
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The 12-1 Alabama Crimson Tide may have rolled over most of their opponents this season en route to a College Football Playoff berth, but Tuesday’s Cotton Bowl Media Day saw head coach Nick Saban confronted with something very much not in his usual "process:" an interrupting train horn.

That’s quite the face from Saban.

And he wasn’t the only one thrown off by train horns Tuesday. Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook also took note of one, jokingly asking whether it marked the end his interview session:

This sparked some discussion about whether there’s potentially a surprise train-themed entrant into the playoff:

Barring any further intervention from Purdue and their train, the timetable says the Tide and the Spartans are on track to face off Thursday night.

H/t SB Nation

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