Most college football analysts and fans agree that Alabama coach Nick Saban and Ohio State coach Urban Meyer are on a level above their peers.
During Friday’s episode of “Undisputed” with Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe on Fox Sports 1, Bayless said he believes Meyer may actually be at the top of the coaching totem pole.
Here’s what he had to say:
Who is the best coach in college football?
— UNDISPUTED (@undisputed) September 30, 2016
“What (Meyer) did at Florida and then revalidated at Ohio State, how can you not say he’s not the best coach in America,” Bayless contended.
Bayless has been known to say things just to ruffle feathers, and he’s already gotten the expected reaction for these comments down South.
Based on what? https://t.co/JXqX2yqyNK
— Paul Finebaum (@finebaum) September 30, 2016
Bayless justified his statement by questioning the performances of Alabama’s defense in recent big games.
Buckeyes fans likely won’t worry about all that. On this subject, they’ve got a comeback that trumps all: 42-35.