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No. 2 Alabama beats No. 18 Florida, 29-15, to secure place in College Football Playoff

No. 2 Alabama beats No. 18 Florida, 29-15, to secure place in College Football Playoff

The confetti fell on another Alabama championship, just not the one the Crimson Tide really wants.

Next up: the College Football Playoff.

With a Heisman-worthy performance from Derrick Henry and another dose of dominating defense, No. 2 Alabama cruised into the four-team playoff with a 29-15 victory over No. 18 Florida in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday.

The Tide became the first team since Tennessee in 1998 to win two straight SEC titles — an impressive achievement indeed.

But the only way this season will be considered a true success is Alabama claiming another national title.

That's the standard Coach Nick Saban has set in...

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