The platitudes are piling up for what seems to be a very special Alabama football team. Just this week alone, look what's been announced:

Nick Saban

Bobby Dodd National Coach of the Week after beating LSU

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Jalen Milroe

SEC Co-offensive Player of the Week  and UA coaches top offensive player after breaking a UA quarterback record with four rushing touchdowns vs. the Tigers

Deontae Lawson

Butkus Award semifinalist

Other UA coaches players of the week


Milroe along with his entire starting offensive line (left guard Tyler Booker, right tackle JC Latham,center Seth McLaughlin, left tackle Kadyn Proctor, and right guard Jaeden Roberts)

Defense: Dallas Turner

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Jimmie Mitchell/SEC

Special Teams: Bray Hubbard and Kendrick Law

Alabama is in preparations for Saturday's 11 a.m. kickoff at Kentucky. You can hear that game on 95.3 The Bear, Tide 100.9 and AM 1230 WTBC. ESPN will televise the game, and you can turn the volume down and listen to Chris, Christian and Tyler Watts call it.

Alabama is favored by 10.5 points according to Vegas Sportsbook.

The Tide Tailgate Pregame Show will air at 6:30 on all three channels featuring DC and Christian Miller. Two hours after the game ends, the Bama Postgame Show will broadcast live from Walk On's Sports Bistreaux on Skyland Boulevard. That show is hosted by Matt Coulter, Mark McGriff and Cary Clark and features audio of Nick Saban's press conference, Chris Stewart's Calls of the Game, and your calls at (205) 342-9904.

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