Brown dealing with personal loss
AUSTIN, Texas -- The most memorable mental photograph from the BCS National Championship Game frames a moment long after the confetti rained upon the Rose Bowl. Behind the end zone, outside the Alabama locker room, the air is rich with celebration. There are University of Alabama administrators and coaches' wives and parents of players, all of them feeling younger, more alive. There are writers carrying notebooks and digital recorders, professionally neutral but not immune to the excitement.
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