Alabama vs.Cincinnati

  Date: 10/17/1908  
  Score: 16-0  
  Alabama vs. Cincinnati For the third consecutive game and Crimsons of Alabama shut out its opponent. Cincinatti was the victim this time around losing 16-0. Cinci played an outstanding game on defense but its offense was nowhere to be seen. Henry Burks scored first on a tackle of tackle play to give Alabama the lead. Derrill Pratt late in the half also scored on a field goal. Burks scored his second of the day in the second half on a 30 yard pass from E.B. Peebles. To open the 1908 season the Alabama Crimsons took on Wetumpka Agricultural School on campus and defeated them 27-0. Owen Gresham scored the first touchdown of the game in the first half on a tackle over tackle play. Hunry Burks scored two touchdowns as well in the first. Clarence Hurd scored in the second half of a pass from E.B. Peebles and later took another Peebles pass to the five where Jack Reidy scored. The 1908 squad finished the season 6-1-1 for coach J.W.H. Pollard.