"This statue's going to represent what that team accomplished," Saban said. "Their names are all going to be on the national championship plaque in the sidewalk so that someday their children can come back and say, 'See, my dad was part of that team. My dad did something special for the university that will live on forever.'"
So, how long till somebody tries to poison it?
Nick Saban's statue unveiled; symbol of 2009 national championship team (with video, photos) [Birmingham News, Tuscaloosa Bureau]
Auburn Announces Statues [Deadspin]