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Governor Bentley meets with Auburn University football players

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Alabama Governor Robert Bentley spent part of Monday meeting with the Auburn University football team, coaches and staff. The team is preparing to leave for the national championship game in Pasadena to be played on January 6, 2014.

“I could not be more proud of the Auburn Tigers for what they have accomplished this season,” Governor Robert Bentley said. “Coach Malzahn has united this team, and they deserve to play in the national championship game. The last four national championships have come from the State of Alabama, and I hope for a 5th crystal trophy for our state.”

At the end of the Governor’s remarks, the team presented him with a signed football. The Tigers will meet FSU.

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