The effects of the epic weekend for Alabama could be felt for years: All Things CW

Christopher Walsh’s All Things CW notes column will appear in five parts this week, one each day. That is …

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If you think your Thanksgiving weekend was hectic, take a moment and think about what Alabama Crimson Tide athletic director Greg Byrne did.

On Thursday, when most people celebrated the holiday, he was in attendance at the men’s basketball game against 12th-state Michigan in Portland, Oregon.

On Friday, he was back in Tuscaloosa to watch the football team earn their first College Cup berth with a 3-2 overtime win over Duke.