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Nick Saban Claims He Didn't Know Yesterday Was Election Day

Alabama head coach Nick Saban claimed he did not know the election took place yesterday.

Great coaches are known for being able to tune out all outside noise. Well, after this bit of news, no one can claim Nick Saban isn't great. According to Matt Zenitz of

Saban: I didn't even know yesterday was election day. We're focused on other things here

— Matt Zenitz (@mzenitz) November 10, 2016

">, the Crimson Tide's head coach did not know yesterday was election day.

Yes, despite all of the media coverage this election has received, and the constant stream of social media news, Saban knew not. We're not sure how this is even possible, but it shouldn't be surprising if you know the dedication Saban puts into the Alabama program, and winning. Since taking over at Alabama in 2007, Saban has a unbelievable 109-18 record, including four national championships.

Saban claims he is focused on the Tide's next opponent, Mississippi State, who just knocked off then No. 4 Texas A&M.

Still, not knowing about one of the most controversial election days in recent history?