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AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide shouts out a play against the Louisiana State University Tigers. (Jan. 9, 2012)

BCS Championship: Alabama 21, LSU 0

Behind five field goals and a touchdown, Alabama shut out LSU in the BCS National Championship game.

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Head coach
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates with the trophy after defeating Louisiana State University Tigers in the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Head coach
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide shakes hands with head coach Les Miles of the Louisiana State University Tigers afterthe 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Alabama won the game by a score of 22-0. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson
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Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide is doused with Gatorade after defeating the Louisiana State University Tigers in the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. (Jan. 9, 2012)

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Alabama's Vinnie Sunseri celebrates with fans after the
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Alabama's Vinnie Sunseri celebrates with fans after the BCS National Championship against LSU. (Jan. 9, 2012)

Alabama head coach Nick Saban celebrates with AJ
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Alabama head coach Nick Saban celebrates with AJ McCarron (10) after the BCS National Championship game. (Jan. 9, 2012)

Alabama's DeMarcus DuBose celebrates after the BCS National
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Alabama's DeMarcus DuBose celebrates after the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. Alabama won 21-0. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide smiles on the sidelines late in the game against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Alabama's Barrett Jones celebrates during the second half
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Alabama's Barrett Jones celebrates during the second half of the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Trent Richardson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Trent Richardson #3 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after scoring a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Trent Richardson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Trent Richardson #3 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after scoring a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Alabama fans cheer during the second half of
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Alabama fans cheer during the second half of the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU. (Jan. 9, 2012)

LSU's Jordan Jefferson wipes his face on the
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LSU's Jordan Jefferson wipes his face on the bench during the second half of the BCS National Championship college football game against Alabama Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

LSU's Derrick Bryant watches from the bench during
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LSU's Derrick Bryant watches from the bench during the second half of the BCS National Championship college football game against Alabama Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Alabama's Nico Johnson (35) and Dre Kirkpatrick (21)
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Alabama's Nico Johnson (35) and Dre Kirkpatrick (21) celebrate after stopping LSU's Tyrann Mathieu on a kick off return during the second half of the BCS National Championship college football game. (Jan. 9, 2012)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Nick Gentry
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Nick Gentry #58 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after a field goal in the third quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: AJ McCarron
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide reacts to a field goal late in the second quarter during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game against the Louisiana State University Tigers at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Darius Hanks #15 of the Alabama Crimson Tide
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Darius Hanks #15 of the Alabama Crimson Tide runs as Tyrann Mathieu #7 of the Louisiana State University Tigers pulls his jersey from behind during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game. (Jan. 9, 2012)

Alabama's Kevin Norwood (83) catches a pass in
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Alabama's Kevin Norwood (83) catches a pass in front of LSU's Brandon Taylor (18) during the second half of the BCS National Championship college football game Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: AJ McCarron
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates a field goal late in the second quarter with Jeremy Shelley #90 during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game against the Louisiana State University Tigers at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide kicks a field goal late in the second quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide kicks his second field goal in the second quarter over the Louisiana State University Tigers defense during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: AJ McCarron
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide reacts against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after kicking a field goal in the second quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide
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AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide shouts out a play against the Louisiana State University Tigers. (Jan. 9, 2012)

Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson
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Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide looks on from the sidelines against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. (Jan. 9, 2012)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Head coach
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Head coach Les Miles of the Louisiana State University Tigers shouts from the sidelines against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Alabama's Damion Square sacks LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson
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Alabama's Damion Square sacks LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game. (Jan. 9, 2012)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide kicks a field goal in the first quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide kicks a field goal in the first quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron throws during the first
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Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron throws during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Marquis Maze
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Marquis Maze #4 of the Alabama Crimson Tide runs with the ball against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Alabama's Marquis Maze returns a punt 49 yards
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Alabama's Marquis Maze returns a punt 49 yards during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game against LSU Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jarvis Landry
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jarvis Landry #80 of the Louisiana State University Tigers points while playing against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson #9 of the Louisiana State University Tigers gets sacked in the first quarter by DeQuan Menzie #24 and Caleb Castille #25 of the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson #9 of the Louisiana State University Tigers drops back against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson throws during the first
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LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson throws during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game against Alabama Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson #9 of the Louisiana State University Tigers runswith the ball against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson #9 of the Louisiana State University Tigers looks on against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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The Louisiana State University Tigers take the field
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The Louisiana State University Tigers take the field during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. (Jan. 9, 2012)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Marquis Maze
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Marquis Maze #4 of the Alabama Crimson Tide runs with the ball against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson #9 of the Louisiana State University Tigers runswith the ball against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Marquis Maze
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Marquis Maze #4 of the Alabama Crimson Tide runs with the ball against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jordan Jefferson #9 of the Louisiana State University Tigers passes against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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Alabama's Kevin Norwood goes over Alabama's Kenny Bell
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Alabama's Kevin Norwood goes over Alabama's Kenny Bell (7) for a catch during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide reacts after kicking a field goal in the first quarter as AJ McCarron #10 and Chris Underwood #87 look on against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Jeremy Shelley #90 of the Alabama Crimson Tide kicks a field goal in the first quarter against the Louisiana State University Tigers during the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron throws as he is
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Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron throws as he is being hit by Alabama's Josh Chapman during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

Alabama's Brad Smelley (17) breaks away from LSU's
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Alabama's Brad Smelley (17) breaks away from LSU's Eric Reid (1) during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

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