Alabama vs Tennessee Recap - Crimson Tide Win 44-13
|Alabama vs Tennessee Recap - Crimson Tide Win 44-13|
AJ McCarron was good for 306 yards through the air on Saturday as the Crimson Tide got past the Volunteers by a score of 44-13 at Neyland Stadium.
Alabama won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 20-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 53.5.
T.J. Yeldon rushed for 129 yards, while Eddie Lacy added 79 yards in the win. Amari Cooper and Kenny Bell added 162 and 68 receiving yards respectively.
Marlin Lane rushed for 55 yards for Tennessee, while Devrin Young added 21 yards. Tyler Bray threw for 184 yards for the Volunteers, while receivers Justin Hunter and Marlin Lane had 70 and 48 yards respectively.
Alabama outgained Tennessee 539-282 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-11 by the Crimson Tide.
Tennessee lost the time of possession battle 36:47/23:13, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Alabama looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Mississippi State. Tennessee will aim to get back on the winning track at South Carolina.