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ANDY STAPLES
August 20, 2012
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August 20, 2012

Colorado St.

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COACH

Jim McElwain

SABAN CONNECTION

Saban's offensive coordinator at Alabama from 2008 to '11.

PERSONNEL

First recruiting class focused on size and athleticism to improve physicality.

SABAN FACTOR

Hired the same mental-conditioning coach that Saban uses at Alabama.

McElwain has pushed to change the Rams' attitude, emphasizing preparation and effort.

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