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Game of the Century: Another epic contest looms as No. 1 LSU gets set to face No. 2 Alabama
Johnny Rodgers remembers a day when the two best teams in the land played a game for the ages. Forty years later, he can go over the winning drive as if it happened yesterday.
Gino Torretta can still feel the hits he took in a different game. They were harder than most, and didn't necessarily end when the whistle blew.
For Ara Parseghian, the most vivid memories are of Super Bowl-like hype before there was even such thing as a Super Bowl, leading to a showdown that demonstrated the enormous potential of No. 1 vs. No. 2.
All were key figures in a so-called Game of the Century, and all will be tuned in Saturday night for the latest one: top-ranked LSU vs. second-ranked Alabama.