Alabama vs.Tennessee

 
  Date: 10/19/1968  
  Score: 9-10  
  Alabama vs. Tennessee The Tide just came up short in losing to the Vols 9-10 in Knoxville. Bama would score on a 28 yard Mike Dean field goal in the first, and on a 4 yard Scott Hunter touchdown pass to Vince Sutton in the fourth. Late in the fourth, Bama's Mike Dean had a 35 yard field goal attempt blocked that would have given the Tide the victory. The 1968 squad finished the season with a record of 8-3 along with an appearance in the Gator Bowl for Coach Bryant.