Crimson Tide wash out Bulldogs
The No. 4 Alabama Crimson Tide threw a shutout at the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Saturday afternoon, winning by a final score of 17-0.
The Tide had been favored by 15.5 points in this contest, and managed to cover that spread. The game’s combined score fell well UNDER the day’s posted total (40).
Tide QB Brodie Croyle went 14-of-22 for 122 yards on the day, tossing two interceptions. Rudy Griffin ran back an interception for an Alabama score, and Matt Miller returned a fumble for a touchdown.
Mike Henig was good on 9-of-29 pass attempts for 81 yards and three picks for the losing Bulldogs.