"I know I'm crazy. I know everybody thinks I'm crazy. I know the players think I'm crazy. I know you think I'm crazy. I know. So I just accept the fact that everybody thinks I'm crazy."
--Nick Saban, who went off after a reporter asked whether his players will be able to handle the emotional intensity in Pittsburgh in week 1.
He went on to say "That is another one of those external things that people create that is supposed to make you do something. It doesn't have anything to do with what I do. I watch the film, we do what we do, we practice what we practice and we go play it."