As we noted this blog earlier, this is actually the fourth time in the past five seasons Alabama and LSU will meet with the SEC West on the line.
The fortunate thing: there should be considerably less Nick Saban chatter this time than either of the past two seasons. The last two seasons meant a little too much to both sides, specifically because of the Saban angle. This time around it's the biggest game of the season ... but it shouldn't feel like a life experience.
Anyway, here are a few of those memorable moments against LSU from recent memory.
(Note: This was prior to the '05 game, when Jamarcus Russell stuck a knife in our hearts in overtime. How that jet didn't crash into the construction at BDS, I'll never know. Perhaps that's why I'm not a pilot.)
And, my favorite ...