Coming into the showdown for the BCS national championship between Alabama and LSU, many wondered which team possessed the better defensive unit.  

However, after the Tide exacted its revenge in a 21-0 beatdown of the Tigers in the Superdome, Nick Saban’s defense put an emphatic stamp on its claim as the nation’s best en route to claiming the school’s second national championship in three years.  …

LSU vs Alabama Is This Tide Defense the Best of the BCS Era