President Obama calls to congratulate Alabama's Nick Saban

BY foxsports • January 13, 2016

Two items of note on President Barack Obama's to-do list this week: Deliver his final State of the Union address ... and ring up Alabama football head coach Nick Saban. 

The Commander-in-Chief called to congratulate Saban for the Crimson Tide's 45-40 National Championship game victory over Clemson this past Monday. 

Alabama's official Twitter account posted this picture of Saban, shown fielding POTUS' call from his office and looking positively giddy: 

Credit President Obama for doing what very few can do: Make Nick Saban smile. 



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