Press Release - Readout of the President's Call with Alabama Crimson Tide Coach Nick Saban
Today, President Obama called Alabama Football Head Coach Nick Saban to congratulate him and the Crimson Tide on their victory in the College Football Playoff National Championship. The President recognized the team's talented players, including Heisman winner Derrick Henry, and noted that this win was the culmination of an impressive season. The President said he looks forward to the team's visit to the White House to congratulate the players in person.
Barack Obama, Press Release - Readout of the President's Call with Alabama Crimson Tide Coach Nick Saban Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/313022