When it comes to defense, nobody does it better than the SEC (says SEC)

No disrespect to a Texas unit ranked among nation’s best, but Alabama end Lorenzo Washington maintains that nobody does defense like the Southeastern Conference.

“No matter what team you go through, from the top to the bottom in the SEC, it’s going to have an amazing defense. No matter what,” Washington said Sunday in Newport Beach, Calif., previewing ‘Bama’s national championship showdown with Texas on Thursday