But giving the President his second crimson jersey-and-helmet combo in three years has a way of curing a lot of ills, as the smiles on the faces of the Tide players and even Saban himself can attest. Bad week, schmad schmeek.
Here's the photos, via (with one exception) the Associated Press and Getty Images:
Obama is given his jersey by All-American lineman Barrett Jones:
From his Twitter feed, Tinker and the President: