Reuben Foster nearly decapitates Deshaun Watson with clothesline to the head
Alabama's defense was setting the tone early in the 2017 national championship game
The Tide also came ready to send a message.
Foster was flagged with a personal foul penalty while some thought the hit should have been considered targeting. Either way, that's the type of penalty Alabama is willing to live with. Foster sent a message that could potentially shake Watson for the rest of the game. Fifteen yards is something the coaches will take as a result.
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