No. 2 Alabama will begin the 2014 college football season on familiar turf when it squares off with West Virginia in the annual Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in Atlanta at the the Georgia Dome on Saturday.
When Saban leads No. 2 Alabama against the Mountaineers in Atlanta's Georgia Dome, his priority as always on fall Saturdays will be to win a football game — even against his home state program.
A look at things to watch in the Southeastern Conference during Week 1 of the season...