Alabama vs.Vanderbilt

 
  Date: 10/6/1956  
  Score: 7-23  
  Alabama vs. Vanderbilt Alabama just never got anything going against the Commodores and only mustered up a single touchdown losing 32-7. The Tide gained just 168 yards of total offense and completed just one pass. The lone score came off of a 1 yard Dom Comstock run. The 1956 squad finished the season 2-7-1 for coach J.B. "Ears" Whitworth.