Alabama vs.LSU

 
  Date: 11/6/1976  
  Score: 28-17  
  Alabama vs. LSU In this contest, Alabama would defeat the Tigers by a score of 28-17 in Birmingaham. After a scoreless first, Bama would score on a 7 yard Pete Cavan touchdown run and on a 9 yard Jeff Rutledge touchdown run. In the third, Johnny Lee Davis would visit the end zone with his 13 yard touchdown run. Davis would then close the Tide's scoring for the afternoon with his 58 yard touchdown run in the fourth. For the game, Davis would rush for 130 yards and a pair of touchdowns. The 1976 squad finished the season with a record of 9-3 along with a victory in the Liberty Bowl for Coach Bryant.