ST LOUIS (LALATE) – Alabama vs Tennessee 2014 (live score results below) is approaching the end of the first quarter. And already the score is 13-0. Eight minutes remain in the quarter.
Today’s Alabama vs Tennessee 2014 game features number four ranked Alabama taking on unranked Tennessee. Alabama is 6-1 overall this season and 3-1 in the SEC. Tennessee in turn is 3-4 overall and 0-3 in the season. This fall, Alabama’s Sims has thirteen touchdown passes, three interceptions. That has resulted in 1748 yards passing with a sixty-seven percent completion rate. Worley in turn has twelve touchdown passing for Tennessee with eight interceptions. That has resulted in 1579 yards passing with a sixty-two percent completion rate.
On rushing, Alabama’s Yeldon has four touchdown runs this season, producing 566 yards on one hundred six carries. But Tennessee’s Hurd has two touchdown runs for his team on ninety-seven carriers, producing 414 yards. Meantime, on receiving, Alabama’s Cooper has delivered seven touchdown catches in sixty-two receptions, producing 908 yards. But North has four touchdown catches for Tennessee, in twenty-six receptions, producing 264 yards.
This week Alabama was asked what is the key to their success this month. They indicated to ESPN that it is their defensive line. “The defensive line before the game was very confident and enthused, and if we keep being enthused by everything we do, I think the sky is the limit for us,” Alabama linebacker Reggie Ragland told ESPN. “Especially for those guys up front. Those guys are the reason we won the game, because they were getting to the quarterback and doing their job.” For live score results of this and all other AP Top 25 games today click HERE.