Alabama Fan Dies, Will Miss First Crimson Tide Game Since 1945

Dick Coffee's streak would have been longer, but he put off college to serve in WWII. Then, in 1946, the Alabama freshman attended the season opener against Furman. He'd go to every single Crimson Tide game played—including road games and bowl—right up through January's national title. That's 781 straight. » 6/24/13 12:06pm 6/24/13 12:06pm