The Alabama "Crimson Tide" football team visited the White House yesterday to celebrate its 17th national championship. President Trump said the team did their college and their state proud. Coach Nick Saban, University of Alabama President Stuart Bell and the team captains have joined President Trump for a ceremony on the South Lawn. Before leaving Tuscaloosa, Coach Saban told the team that it was an honor to be recognized by the White House regardless of anyone's personal political views.
The team also visited the nation's capital four times under President Barack Obama.