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College football: Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma and Penn State win conference titles

College football: Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma and Penn State win conference titles

Alabama showed off all its weapons in the Southeastern Conference championship game. Now, the Crimson Tide can expect a return trip to Atlanta for the College Football Playoff. 

The nation's No. 1 team scored off a blocked punt and an interception return Saturday before wearing down No. 15 Florida in the second half with a dominant running game. The result was a 54-16 rout that positioned Alabama to go for its second consecutive national title and its fifth crown in the last nine years under Coach Nick Saban. 

Next up: a likely semifinal game at the Georgia Dome on Dec. 31. 

The Crimson Tide (13-0) bolted to a 16-9 lead in the first quarter, despite...

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