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Gators-Tide ranks among great battles

Updated: October 1, 2010, 4:19 PM ET
By Pat Forde | ESPN.com

There have been some epic three-part battles over the years between powerhouse rivals.

Rome versus Carthage in the Punic Wars, 264-146 B.C.

Ali versus Frazier, 1971-75.

Affirmed versus Alydar, 1978 Triple Crown.

Bird versus Magic in the NBA Finals, 1984-87.

Notre Dame versus Miami, 1988-90.

Now it is time for Florida versus Alabama, 2008-10, to take its spot on the list. A rightful spot. This is an ongoing trilogy of historic ...

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