Alabama vs.Georgia Tech

 
  Date: 11/14/1953  
  Score: 13-6  
  Alabama vs. Georgia Tech In this contest, Alabama defeated the Jackets as a result of a very strong defensive performance that netted two interceptions for the Tide. Bill Oliver would score Bama's first touchdown. Albert Elmore would score Bama's second and final touchdown on a 1 yard quarterback sneak. The 1953 squad would finish the season with a record of 6-3-3, as SEC champions, and with an appearence in the Cotton Bowl for Coach Red Drew.