Those were the exceptions. We try to establish ourselves as a fourth-quarter team and we got it done tonight.
Down by a touchdown, Alabama's offense took the field early in the final period and showed its grit.
The Bulldogs have been using a ball control offense to keep the Crimson Tide offense off the field. Damien Harris tied the game two plays after that with a 14-yard rush.
"As a team, I think we're built for situations like this".
Tied 7-7 at the half, LSU took the opening possession of the second half 75 yards in eight plays, culminating with Guice's 6-yard touchdown.
Kentucky 44, Vanderbilt 21 • Benny Snell rushed for 116 yards and three touchdowns and Sihiem King added two rushing TDs, leading the Wildcats to the road victory.
However, MSU had a disasterous three-and-out following the missed field goal.
Alabama almost found itself down 28-17 in the fourth quarter and missed a would-be game-winning field goal with two minutes remaining, but absorbed and survived those blows to take over at its own 32 with 1:01 remaining and a full holster of timeouts.
Hurts said he changed the play on the third down pass that went to Ridley.
"I saw something in the defense, so I told him to run the route I wanted him to run", Hurts said.
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It was different from the original call. "He kind of shook his head no at first, and I said, 'Trust me, I got you'".
Although MSU did not walk away with the win, the game and the atmosphere will be remembered for a long time by fans on both sides. He darted the ball to freshman wide receiver DeVonta Smith, who made sure he completed the 26 yards into the end zone.
Such is life for Saban and the Crimson Tide.
"We are an aggressive defense", Mullen said.
As he stepped onto the Davis Wade Stadium turf entering the final minute of regulation Saturday night, Jalen Hurts looked up at game clock and flashed back to his greatest disappointment 10 months ago. Fitzgerald's first heave from the Alabama 49 was fell incomplete, but he was given another chance after a pass interference flag.
SC 28, Florida 20 • Jake Bentley threw for 249 yards and ran for two touchdowns to lead the host Gamecocks past the reeling Gators. Ridley had five receptions for 171 yards, the highest any Alabama receiver has totaled in a game this season.
Hours later, it was Miami overpowering the Irish with four takeaways and yet another gritty performance from new national darling quarterback Malik Rosier, who is 9-0 this season, and has not only led Miami to its first appearance to the ACC championship game, but has it firmly in the mix for the playoff. "Those are the games I want to be in; tough".
Instead, Saban and his Tide do what they do probably 99 percent of the time whenever we think there's a sliver of hope for the other team: They stepped on the Bulldogs' throats.
After the game, Saban also updated offensive lineman Ross Pierschbacher's status.
Ta'amu, in his third career start after replacing an injured Shea Patterson, finished 28 of 36 for 418 yards, opening with nine consecutive completions.