In college football today, it’s all about the rout

It was not a day to play nice.
With two precious national title game spots up for bid, and so many voters to impress, the schools taking this season seriously got serious Saturday.
Top-ranked Alabama said “put up your dukes,” but Duke couldn’t. The Crimson Tide rolled into Durham and recorded a basketball score in the den of the defending NCAA hoops champions.

latimes.com
9/18/10