In his first spring game, Coach Ray Perkins watches the White team beat the Red team 14-11. A crowd of 23,000 watches a total of 81 passes and 446 yards gained through the airways. However, the star of the game is defensive tackle Jon Hand, who earns the "Dixie Howell MVP" honor for his play.
Coach Frank Thomas set the stage for long-term wins
The Paul W. Bryant Museum
Twelve and Counting: The National Championships of Alabama Football
Johnny Mack Brown: Star on the gridiron and silver screen
The Paul W. Bryant Museum will be closed Sunday, April 20th in the
observance of Easter.
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