Alabama vs.Missouri

 
  Date: 12/28/1968  
  Score: 10-35  
  Alabama vs. Missouri It was not a very happy new year for the Tide as a result of a 35-10 loss to the Tigers of Missouri. For the game, Missouri held the Tide to minus 45 yards rushing and only 23 yards of total offense. Donnie Sutton would score Bama's lone touchdown on a 30 yard interception return in the second. Mike Dean would score Bama's only other points with his 25 yard field goal in the fourth. The 1968 squad finished the season with a record of 8-3 along with a 35-10 loss in the Gator Bowl for Coach Bryant.