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(3) Alabama (4-0, 1-0 SEC)

VS

(12) Florida (4-0, 2-0 SEC)

 

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Few Clouds

Coverage: CBS

8:00 PM ET, October 1, 2011

BEN HILL GRIFFIN STADIUM, GAINESVILLE, FL

Alabama Leaders

Passing: McCarron – 63-95, 779 yds, 4 tds

Rushing: Richardson – 67 car, 441 yds, 8 tds

Receiving: Maze – 20 rec, 226 yds, 1 td

Florida Leaders

Passing: Brantley – 55-86, 752 yds, 4 tds

Rushing: Rainey – 63 car, 411 yds, 2 tds

Receiving: Rainey – 11 rec, 214 yds, 2 tds

Matchup

Alabama

Florida

W-L 4-0 4-0
Avg Points 38.5 40.3
Avg Points Allowed 8.0 9.0
Home Record 3-0 3-0
Road Record 1-0 1-0
Division Record 1-0 2-0
Conference Record 1-0 2-0

Team Averages & NCAA Ranks

Offense Team Per Game Average / NCAA Rank
Total Yards

456.0 / 26th

461.8 / 22nd

Passing Yards

235.0 / 66th

207.3 / 86th

Rushing Yards

230.8 / 19th

259.0 / 9th

Points Scored

38.5 / 20th

40.3 / 14th

Full Team Stats: Alabama | Florida

This Week’s Line

Favorite Spread Underdog Over/Under
ALABAMA 5 FLORIDA 45

Passing Leaders

Alabama CMP% YDS TD INT
A. McCarron 66.3 779 4 2
P. Sims 59.1 122 0 2
Florida CMP% YDS TD INT
J. Brantley 64.0 752 4 2
J. Driskel 50.0 59 0 2

Rushing Leaders

Alabama CAR YDS AVG TD
T. Richardson 67 441 6.6 8
E. Lacy 41 365 8.9 4
Florida CAR YDS AVG TD
C. Rainey 63 411 6.5 2
J. Demps 34 320 9.4 4

Receiving Leaders

Alabama REC YDS AVG TD
M. Maze 20 226 11.3 1
T. Richardson 9 121 13.4 1
Florida REC YDS AVG TD
C. Rainey 11 214 19.5 2
D. Thompson 7 93 13.3 0

Research Notes

Jeff Demps has eight rushes of 20-plus yards this season on only 34 carries. That is the most such rushes and highest percentage in FBS.
Alabama has forced a “3 & Outs” on 27 of its opponents’ 56 drives this season. That is the most “3 & Outs” and the highest percentage forced in FBS.
Alabama has only allowed four plays of 20 yards or longer this season, tied for the second fewest in FBS. The Tide are also one of eight FBS teams whom have not allowed a rushing play of 20-plus yards this season.

ESPN Stats & Information

Alabama (4-0, 1-0) and Florida (4-0, 2-0) are virtually mirror images of one another. The Tide are third in the FBS in rush defense at 45.8 yards, while the Gators are tied for fifth at 56.5, and Florida leads the SEC in rushing at 259.0 yards, while Alabama is second at 230.8.
“A lot of teams want to run on us” Muschamp said. “So we got to defend the run before we can defend the pass.”

8:00 PM ET, October 1, 2011 on CBS

BEN HILL GRIFFIN STADIUM, GAINESVILLE, FL

Stats: GameTracker
TV/Video: CBS | CBSSports.com
Radio: GRN/WEB | Sirius: 220 | XM: 199

Source: ESPN, Gatorzone

Blue’s Comments: Watch for some awesome Football played tonight guys. I see Demps and Chris Rainey getting out earlier, But you the Tide Defense will be bringing their A game tonight as well…Great Match up on these 2 teams here..We will see who has what it takes to win a Championship tonight…..I say the Gators on top by 3…what do you say????……Blue
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