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Nick Saban Lobbies For Alabama On ESPN, Trolls Ohio State In The Process

Head Coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide speaks to the media during the College Football Playoff National Championship Media Day.

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 6: Head Coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide speaks to the media during the College Football Playoff National Championship Media Day at Philips Arena on January 6, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Nick Saban is not going down without a fight.

Ohio State defeated Wisconsin on Saturday night to win the Big 10, and it was exactly what Alabama needed to get back in the playoff conversation.

The top three spots are essentially locked down in no particular order between Clemson, Oklahoma and Georgia—but that fourth spot could realistically go to Ohio State, Alabama or even USC. There are legit arguments for all three, and shortly after the game, head coach Nick Saban went on ESPN to lobby for his team (and he trolled Ohio State in the process).

Check it out:

The committee releases its rankings tomorrow at noon on ESPN.