National Championship highlights: Alabama defeats Georgia (35 images)

The Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the Georgia Bulldogs 26-23 in overtime in the NCAA College Football Playoff National Championship at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Monday night. This is Alabama's fifth championship win in nine years.
Updated: Jan. 9, 2018 at 9:12 AM
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Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (13) replaced starter Jalen Hurts in the second half. Alabama has its fifth national championship in nine years thanks to a wild overtime victory. Photo by Mark Wallheiser/UPI
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Alabama head coach Nick Saban celebrates with the team. Photo by Mark Wallheiser/UPI
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Alabama linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton (20) hoists the National Championship trophy. Photo by Mark Wallheiser/UPI
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Alabama cheerleaders celebrate. Photo by Mark Wallheiser/UPI
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This is Alabama head coach Nick Saban's sixth career National Championship win. Photo by David Tulis/UPI
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Alabama players celebrate in confetti. Photo by David Tulis/UPI
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Alabama fans celebrate. Photo by David Tulis/UPI
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