The once-unstoppable Southeastern Conference is down to one national title contender.
Predictably, it's No. 2 Alabama. If No. 18 Florida pulls off the upset in Saturday's SEC championship game in the Georgia Dome, the league that trumpeted a seven-year national title stranglehold not so long ago won't even get an invitation to the competition.
The Crimson Tide (11-1, 7-1 SEC, No. 2 CFP) kept its playoff candidacy intact with 10 fourth-quarter points in Saturday's 29-13 win over rival Auburn.
The Gators (10-2, 7-1) already had an uphill battle before a 27-2 loss to Florida State. And then there was one.
Pressure is nothing new to Alabama, which has essentially...