Alabama vs.Mississippi

  Date: 9/18/1982  
  Score: 42-14  
  Alabama vs. Mississippi The Alabama defense confused the Rebels offense all afternoon by creating 5 turnovers in this 42-14 victory for the Tide. Craig Turner would open the scoring for the Tide with a 1 yard plunge in the first. Bama would score twice in the second: on a 1 yard Turner plunge, and this was followed by an 80 yard pass play from Walter Lewis to Jesse Bendross. In the third, the Tide would score on a 16 yard Lewis run, and on a 26 yard pass play from Lewis to Jay Grogan. Bama closed their scoring with a 2 yard Turner run in the fourth. The 1982 squad would finish with a record of 8-4 and with a victory in the Liberty Bowl in Coach Bryant's final season at the Capstone.