Alabama football featured on Sports Illustrated cover

(photo source Sports Illustrated)
(photo source Sports Illustrated)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The Alabama Crimson Tide and its win over the Florida Gators is the cover story of this week's edition of Sports Illustrated.

The magazine, in a statement Tuesday to FOX6 News, said the Alabama football program was chosen for the cover story after its impressive win Saturday over Florida.  

The story was scheduled to be released Wednesday on newsstands.

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