Alabama vs.Mississippi

 
  Date: 10/3/1981  
  Score: 38-7  
  Alabama vs. Mississippi The Tide rolled up 524 yard of total offense against the Rebels in this 38-7 blowout. In the first, Bama scored on a 10 yard Jeff Fagan run. In the second, the Tide scored on a Linnie Patrick touchdown run followed by a Peter Kim field goal. In the third the Tide would score on a 7 yard Walter Lewis run. In the fourth, Bama would score on a pair of touchdown receptions, a 26 yard reception to Darryl White followed by a 53 yard reception to Tim Clark. The 1981 squad finished with a record of 9-2-1, as SEC champions, and with an appearance in the Cotton Bowl for Coach Bryant.