Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Cincinnati Bearcats: ONE37pm's Cotton Bowl Preview

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Kevin C. Cox

#1 Alabama and #4 Cincinnati are traveling to Arlington, Texas, to play in the Cotton Bowl with a shot at playing in the National Championship game on the line. This game is the 7th playoff appearance for the Crimson Tide, and for the Bearcats, this will be the first time they've made it to the Playoff. Here are some key matchups to look out for.

Alabama Passing Attack vs. Cincinnati Secondary

Desmond Ridder vs. Alabama Defense


This has the makings to be an all-time great game. The Tide have the experience on their side, while Cincinnati is playing with confidence only certain teams can relate to. In the end, Heisman winner Bryce Young and Coach Nick Saban outlast Ridder and the Bearcats.

Alabama 35, Cincinnati 24

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