Alabama vs.Louisville

 
  Date: 10/23/1976  
  Score: 24-3  
  Alabama vs. Louisville The Cardinals were no match for the Tide in this 24-3 victory in Tuscaloosa. After being held scoreless in the first, Tony Nathan opened up the scoring for Bama with a 10 yard run in the second. Johnny Davis would score next on a 12 yard run. Alabama's final touchdown came in the third on a 14 yard Jack O'Rear run. The 1976 squad finished the season with a record of 9-3 along with a victory in the Liberty Bowl for Coach Bryant.