Emily Younker isn't getting married until next year but she's already made sure the date doesn't conflict with college football,
Emily Younker does the Heisman pose on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Montgomery, Ala. She isn’t getting married until next year but she’s already made sure the date doesn’t conflict with college football. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
In this Aug. 9, 2014 handout photo, Wedding guests shake red-and-white pom-poms as University of Alabama football graduates Courtney and Scott Jenkins leave their wedding reception in Vestavia Hills, Ala. Like many other couples in states where college football is popular, the Jenkins incorp…
Emily Younker poses for a portrait on Thursday, Aug 28, 2014, in Montgomery, Ala. She isn’t getting married until next year but she’s already made sure the date doesn’t conflict with college football. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Emily Younker poses for a portrait on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Montgomery, Ala. She isn’t getting married until next year but she’s already made sure the date doesn’t conflict with college football. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Emily Younker shows her engagement ring with a football with her wedding date on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Montgomery, Ala. She isn’t getting married until next year but she’s already made sure the date doesn’t conflict with college football. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
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