CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information

College Sports

Saban: “There Were No Talks” With Texas

View Comments
College Sports College Sports
Read More

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

454116976 Saban: There Were No Talks With TexasKe$sha's Scandalous Pre-VMA Selfie

452359772 10 Saban: There Were No Talks With TexasBikini Model Pictures

 alt=New Survivor Cast Photos

453947324 Saban: There Were No Talks With TexasIce Bucket Challenge Fail

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

cowb thumb Saban: There Were No Talks With TexasCowboys Cheerleaders

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JANUARY 07:  Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide watches warm-ups before the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Sun Life Stadium on January 7, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Alabama coach Nick Saban says “there were no talks” involving him and the Texas job.

Saban said Tuesday after the third-ranked Crimson Tide’s first practice for the Jan. 2 Sugar Bowl against No. 11 Oklahoma that such speculation is “kind of over.”

He had said Friday night after agreeing to a new contract reportedly worth about $7 million a year that he planned to retire at Alabama.

Mack Brown announced his resignation the following day at Texas.

At Texas, several university regents and a former regent were involved in a meeting with Saban’s agent last January to gauge the coach’s interest in coming to Texas.

On the field, Saban says guard Anthony Steen will miss the bowl game after having shoulder surgery.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending:

View Comments