Clemson demolished Alabama in the college football championship in their third meeting in 4 years — and both teams were immediately favoured to play again next year

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  • Clemson beat Alabama, 44-16, in the college football championship.
  • The game was their third championship meeting in four years, with Alabama winning the first and Clemson winning the second.
  • After the game, odds-makers put Alabama first and Clemson second to win the 2020 championship, meaning we could get a rematch next year.

Clemson demolished Alabama, 44-16, on Monday in the college football championship.

It was the third championship meeting in four years between the two teams – last season they met in the semifinal. Alabama won the first game in 2015, but Clemson took the second game in 2016.

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Lest anyone get tired of the Crimson Tide and Tigers meeting in the final, the two teams were the immediate favourites to win the championship next season.

The two teams have been identical over the last four seasons.

Will we get a rematch in 2020?

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