Alabama vs.Duquesne

 
  Date: 10/8/1948  
  Score: 48-6  
  Alabama vs. Duquesne The Tide out gained Duquesne on the ground 531 to 115 in this blowout victory that when the dust settled ended up 48-6. Bama scored 7 total touchdowns in the game. Two by Bill Cadenhead (most notably a 67 yard run) and one each by Gordon Pettus(72 yard punt return), Don Spurrell, Paul Taylor, Charley Davis (41 yard run), and Jim Burkett. The 1948 squad finished with a record of 6-4-1 for Coach Red Drew.