Nick Saban's process extends many different facets of life away besides football, but you might not know it also improves facial hair growth. 

During media days at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, Alabama wide receiver Gehrig Dieter introduced us to his "beard brothers" Keith Holcombe and Keaton Anderson. All three players have been growing out their beards for most of the season and flaunted them with pride inside the Georgia Dome.

As Dieter explains in the video above, not everyone has put in the full commitment needed to be a part of the 'beard gang.'