Alabama romped Western Carolina 49-0 on Nov. 17 and the Tide remain in control of their own destiny in terms of the Sugar Bowl. The national championship is still dependent upon losses by two of the top three teams and a Tide victory in the SEC title game, assuming they get past the Iron Bowl still with only one loss.
One thing Western Carolina did give the Tide was a laundry list of things they need to address before Auburn comes to Bryant-Denny. Make no mistake about it, Auburn has the talent to contend with the Tide for at least one game. If the Tigers are motivated, they can play very good football.
Step one for the Tide is addressing those issues. From the win over Western Carolina, here are 10 things we learned about the Tide. Presented in no particular order, the following slides contain both the good and the bad from the Tide's win over the Western Carolina Catamounts.