Alabama Football First Look: Ole Miss

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Alabama football meets Ole Miss on Saturday in Oxford. Here is your first look at the Ole Miss Rebels.

By 14Powers.com SEC Football

Ole Miss Season So Far

Date Opponent Time TV Result
9/3 vs. Troy 4:00 PM ET SECN W 28-10
9/10 vs. Central Arkansas 7:00 PM ET ESP+ W 59-3
9/17 at Georgia Tech 3:30 PM ET ABC W 42-0
9/24 vs. Tulsa 4:00 PM ET SECN W 35-27
10/1 vs. Kentucky 12:00 PM ET ESPN W 22-19
10/8 at Vanderbilt 4:00 PM ET SECN W 52-28
10/15 vs. Auburn 12:00 PM ET ESPN W 48-34
10/22 at LSU 3:30 PM ET CBS L 20-45
10/29 at Texas A&M 7:30 PM ET SECN W 31-28
11/12 vs. Alabama 3:30 PM ET CBS
11/19 at Arkansas TBA
11/24 vs. Mississippi State 7:00 PM ET ESPN

Key Stats (per game)

Stat Alabama Ole Miss
Scoring Offense 41.8 37.4
Scoring Defense 18.3 21.6
Total Offense 482.9 494.9
Rushing Offense 202.6 267.4
Passing Offense 280.3 227.4
Team Passing Eff. 149.0 147.6
Total Defense 303.6 378.0
Rushing Defense 104.0 155.8
Pass Yards Allowed 199.6 222.2
Team Pass Eff. Def. 112.2 129.7
Turnover Margin -0.44 0.22

Ole Miss Injuries and Suspensions

[WR] Jaylon Robinson (Undisclosed) – Questionable
[TE] Michael Trigg (Collarbone) – Out
[K] Caden Costa (Suspension) – Out

Source: statfox.com

Challenges for Alabama

Ole Miss is well-coached on offense. They are solid both at running and passing the ball. Quarterback Jackson Dart, a USC transfer, has completed 132 of 216 passes for 1,911 yards, 14 touchdowns and seven interceptions. Dart’s best game so far was in a 52-28 win over Vanderbilt. In that game, Dart completed 25 of 32 passes for 448 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions. Linebacker Troy Brown has 65 tackles for the Rebels so far this season.

Saturday‘s game kicks off at 2:00 PM CT (3:00 PM ET). Watch this SEC football game on the CBS Network.

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