Saban gives Barrett Jones ultimate compliment

When he looks back on all the players he's ever coached, Nick Saban said that Alabama center Barrett Jones is one of the finest players he's ever had the opportunity to be around.

Nick Saban has coached a lot of players. Forty years of coaching. Thirteen different teams at the college and professional levels. That's a lot of players. Hundreds and hundreds.

But despite the faces and names that have crossed his path on the field, Saban says that when all is said and done and he looks back upon his career and all the athletes he's coached, Alabama starting center Barrett Jones stands out.

"Whether Barrett Jones was a football player or not, I think he would be one of the finest people anybody would have the opportunity to meet," Saban said. "When you start getting as old as I am you think back to the five people that affected you the most, personally, professionally, other than your parents.

"Barrett Jones is one of those people that if I start thinking what five players did I ever coach that was as good a person as I've ever been around in terms of his actions, how he did things, the example he set, the quality of performance he had, personally, academically, athletically, whatever he chose to do, he would be one of the finest players I ever had the opportunity to coach."

That's quite the letter of recommendation from one of the most powerful and influential coaches of all-time.

"He has all the right stuff," Saban continued. "If we were still trying to get to the moon, he'd be my first nomination to be the astronaut to get us there."

Jones, who is last year's reigning Outland Trophy winner and has been nominated for it again plus for three other awards this preseason, is not just a model football player or student-athlete, but a model person. His faith is well documented. He was brought up a devout Christian, going on mission trips to Third World countries. That has played a tremendous role in shaping him as the person Saban values so.

Asked if he knew the high regard his coach held for him, Jones blushed.

"Wow…wow. I was not aware of that," he said. "That is a huge compliment and I'm very, very grateful for that, especially knowing all the fine people he has coached."

As a senior leader, Jones has gotten closer to Saban this year. He goes into his office all the time and they chat about things football-related and non.

So what's it like hanging out with Saban off the field not talking X's and O's?

"It's different at different times," he said. "Sometimes we talk about things about the team, not X's and O's, more conceptual things, the pulse, and how we can do a better job of getting guys to respond in different ways. We talk about a lot of things.

"When you guys (the media) are around, he kind of sometimes turns his humor down a little. He's really very funny in a kind of sarcastic way. He always has us laughing out there, during flex especially. He comes around and pokes fun, especially at the offensive guys. Everyone knows he likes the defense better.

"We tell him he's spending too much time on the defensive side, not showing us enough love. And he'll fire back with something like he doesn't want to hang out with offensive linemen because they are fat and not athletic."

Saban has noticeably been in a lighter mood this preseason. Tuesday he joked with reporters about practice access, saying that one day the media will have to watch an entire practice, when the heat index is 101, and he's going to take roll and make sure nobody leaves.

"Just to see who has any sustainability, who's in condition, who's in shape, who made the sacrifice over the summer to be ready when the season came," he said as he let a smile brush over his face for a second, which may or may not have been by accident.

It's hard to get a true feel for a guy like Saban, someone who appears most intimidating. But it's accounts such as Jones' and vice versa the words Saban had to say about his player that give us a glimpse into the atmosphere at Alabama.




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Nick Saban has coached a lot of players. Forty years of coaching. Thirteen different teams at the college and professional levels. That's a lot of players. Hundreds and hundreds.

But despite the faces and names that have crossed his path on the field, Saban says that when all is said and done and he looks back upon his career and all the athletes he's coached, Alabama starting center Barrett Jones stands out.

\"Whether Barrett Jones was a football player or not, I think he would be one of the finest people anybody would have the opportunity to meet,\" Saban said. \"When you start getting as old as I am you think back to the five people that affected you the most, personally, professionally, other than your parents.

\"Barrett Jones is one of those people that if I start thinking what five players did I ever coach that was as good a person as I've ever been around in terms of his actions, how he did things, the example he set, the quality of performance he had, personally, academically, athletically, whatever he chose to do, he would be one of the finest players I ever had the opportunity to coach.\"

That's quite the letter of recommendation from one of the most powerful and influential coaches of all-time.

\"He has all the right stuff,\" Saban continued. \"If we were still trying to get to the moon, he'd be my first nomination to be the astronaut to get us there.\"

Jones, who is last year's reigning Outland Trophy winner and has been nominated for it again plus for three other awards this preseason, is not just a model football player or student-athlete, but a model person. His faith is well documented. He was brought up a devout Christian, going on mission trips to Third World countries. That has played a tremendous role in shaping him as the person Saban values so.

Asked if he knew the high regard his coach held for him, Jones blushed.

\"Wow…wow. I was not aware of that,\" he said. \"That is a huge compliment and I'm very, very grateful for that, especially knowing all the fine people he has coached.\"

As a senior leader, Jones has gotten closer to Saban this year. He goes into his office all the time and they chat about things football-related and non.

So what's it like hanging out with Saban off the field not talking X's and O's?

\"It's different at different times,\" he said. \"Sometimes we talk about things about the team, not X's and O's, more conceptual things, the pulse, and how we can do a better job of getting guys to respond in different ways. We talk about a lot of things.

\"When you guys (the media) are around, he kind of sometimes turns his humor down a little. He's really very funny in a kind of sarcastic way. He always has us laughing out there, during flex especially. He comes around and pokes fun, especially at the offensive guys. Everyone knows he likes the defense better.

\"We tell him he's spending too much time on the defensive side, not showing us enough love. And he'll fire back with something like he doesn't want to hang out with offensive linemen because they are fat and not athletic.\"

Saban has noticeably been in a lighter mood this preseason. Tuesday he joked with reporters about practice access, saying that one day the media will have to watch an entire practice, when the heat index is 101, and he's going to take roll and make sure nobody leaves.

\"Just to see who has any sustainability, who's in condition, who's in shape, who made the sacrifice over the summer to be ready when the season came,\" he said as he let a smile brush over his face for a second, which may or may not have been by accident.

It's hard to get a true feel for a guy like Saban, someone who appears most intimidating. But it's accounts such as Jones' and vice versa the words Saban had to say about his player that give us a glimpse into the atmosphere at Alabama.

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