WATCH: Nick Saban arrives in Tuscaloosa on this day 12 years ago

VIDEO: Nick Saban lands in Tuscaloosa - January 2007

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -Twelve years ago today, Nick Saban landed in Tuscaloosa as Alabama’s new head football coach.

Since Saban took over the program on January 3, 2007, he’s gone 145-20 and has won five national championships with the Tide.

Alabama and Clemson will meet in the College Football Playoff National Championship game for a third time Monday in Santa Clara, California.

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