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Tommy Tuberville Jokes That The 'World Is Coming To An End' Because Of What Nick Saban Is Doing At Alabama

For the majority of his coaching career, Nick Saban has been an opponent of the spread, no-huddle offense. 

"I just think there's got to be some sense of fairness in terms of asking is this what we want football to be?" the Alabama coach said in 2012 following a game against Ole Miss. 

Saban's thoughts on the subject seem to have changed since then, as the Crimson Tide, with dual-threat Blake Sims at quarterback, have run some up-tempo offense so far this season. This was a major surprise to Tommy Tuberville, the current coach at Cincinnati, formerly of Auburn. 

">@TimBrando: "The world is coming to an end...Nick Saban is running some spread at Alabama."

— Patrick Netherton (@PTNetherton)

Tommy Tuberville to @TimBrando: "The world is coming to an end...Nick Saban is running some spread at Alabama."

— Patrick Netherton (@PTNetherton) September 19, 2014

">September 19, 2014

The world will really come to an end when the coach of one of Alabama's rival schools starts running the up-tempo spread.

">@TimBrando that the world will end when "the guy with the crooked hat in Baton Rouge" starts running spread

— Patrick Netherton (@PTNetherton)

Tommy Tuberville tells @TimBrando that the world will end when "the guy with the crooked hat in Baton Rouge" starts running spread

— Patrick Netherton (@PTNetherton) September 19, 2014

">September 19, 2014

Through three games, Alabama's offense has averaged 298 yards passing and 270 yards rushing per game. The Crimson Tide face Florida Saturday.