PHOTO: Backstreet Boys visit Alabama's weight room

By Jerry Hinnen | College Football Writer

Via longtime Tuscaloosa News reporter Cecil Hurt -- who surely didn't wake up this morning thinking "you know what, today feels like the day I break a story involving one of the most famous, most successful and arguably most influential groups from the height of the late-'90s boy band craze" -- none other than the Backstreet Boys took a tour of the Alabama weight room Tuesday.

Via Twitter user Donnie Walker, the photographic evidence:

From left to right, that's Brian Littrell, Howie Dorough, two individuals who are not founding members of the Backstreet Boys, and Kevin Richardson. (If you're wondering, Richardson's "Engineer Football" T-shirt is from his Kentucky alma mater, Estill County High School. Thanks, Wikipedia!)

The news of "BSB"'s visit of course prompted a Twitter lyric-referencing frenzy. (Here's our contribution, such as it is.) Some of the highlights:

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