Alabama vs.LSU

 
  Date: 11/11/1978  
  Score: 31-10  
  Alabama vs. LSU The Crimson Tide dominated the ground in this Televised contest in Birmingham by a score of 31-10. The Tide had 316 total yards on the ground and 3 rushing scores in this game. The first a 29 yard rush by Steadman Shealy and the other two were 1 Yard rushes by Major Ogilvie. Jeff Rutledge added a 1 Yard TD pass to Don McNeal. The 1978 squad finished the season with a record of 11-1, as SEC champions, as national champions, and with a victory in the Sugar Bowl for Coach Bryant.