Alabama vs.Union

 
  Date: 10/2/1909  
  Score: 16-0  
  Alabama vs. Union Alabama kicked off the 1909 season against Union College of Jackson, Tennessee, and Alabama cruised 16-0. This game started a streak in which Alabama shutout its opponents 6 straight times. After a scoreless first half in which Alabama missed three field goals, Jerre Austill finally broke into the endzone for a 5 yard touchdown run. Derrill Pratt and Thomas Palmer scored the other two touchdowns. Palmer was the star of the game with his touchdown and spectacular running. The 1909 squad finished the season 5-1-2 for coach J.W.H "Doc" Pollard in his final season at Alabama.