The Leadership Secrets of Nick Saban – How Alabama’s Coach Became the Greatest Ever   

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The Leadership Secrets of Nick Saban – How Alabama’s Coach Became the Greatest Ever *

By John Talty

Matt Holt Books, 2022 

255 Pages 

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This book is a fascinating analysis of the leadership strategy and methodology of Nick Saban, believed to be the greatest college football coach of all time. Having been a college and pro football coach his entire adult life, he has competed in 10 college national championship games, having won seven of them, including six at the University of Alabama over the past fifteen years. The author meticulously breaks down Saban’s approach, covering everything from recruiting, to selecting assistant coaches to the mindset he incessantly encourages his players to adopt.  

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