Bama prepares for Newton, Tigers

Published Nov. 22, 2010 3:28 p.m. ET

Kirk McNair
November 22, 2010

Don't try to get Alabama coach Nick Saban to participate in any talk about the off-field issues involving Auburn' quarterback Cam Newton.

He'll have none of it. In fact, Saban apparently will go out of his way to avoid saying anything substantial when the discussion turns to the most talked-about college football player in America and the No. 2 team in the nation visiting the Crimson Tide