Alabama vs.Georgia

 
  Date: 11/3/1956  
  Score: 13-16  
  Alabama vs. Georgia For the first time in the 1956 season the Crimson Tide was favored headed in and they played like it for most of the game but an 80 yard punt return for a touchdown turned the Tide against Alabama and the Bulldogs won 16-13. Bama's points started on the first drive with Charles Nelson scoring on a 2 yard run. The other score came on a 68 yard Bobby Smith pass to Marshall Brown. The 1956 squad finished the season 2-7-1 for coach J.B. "Ears" Whitworth.