There has been very little that separates rivals Alabama and LSU over the last six years, coinciding with the beginning of Nick Saban’s tenure in Tuscaloosa.
The two teams have split the last six meetings in the series, with both schools capturing a national title in that span—including the Tide’s 21-0 win over the hated Tigers in last season’s BCS national championship game.
When the two titans collide on Saturday night in Death Valley, the talent level on the field will in all likelihood surpass any other game in college in terms of NFL prospects participating.
Both squads have dealt with attrition, but Saban and Les Miles each have rosters loaded with skilled athletes at nearly every spot in their respective lineups.
How do the Tide and the Tigers stack up against one another when broken down by position?
Find out inside as I break down each segment and project which teams holds the edge at each unit.