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Athens-Clarke, Tuscaloosa Mayors Make 'Friendly' Wager for National Championship Game


Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox and Athens-Clarke County, Georgia Mayor Nancy Denson have made a friendly wager for the College Football Playoff National Championship game.

The two mayors have agreed that if the University of Alabama Crimson Tide win, Denson will wear a Bama shirt to the following Athens-Clarke County Commission meeting. Denson will also donate $100 to the Tuscaloosa Pre-K Initiative and send beer from three Athens area breweries, namely Creature Comforts Brewing Company, Terrapin Beer Company, and The Southern Brewing Company.

If the University of Georgia Bulldogs win, Maddox will wear a Bulldogs shirt to the following Tuscaloosa City Council meeting. Maddox also will donate $100 to the Athens Area Emergency Food Bank and send beer from three Tuscaloosa-area breweries, namely Band of Brothers Brewing Company, Black Warrior Brewing Company, and Druid City Brewing.

The Crimson Tide and Georgia Bulldogs kick off in Atlanta at 8:00 p.m. EST (7:00 p.m. CST) on Monday, Jan. 8.

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