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1966 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 61-42-2, .590 W-L% (2nd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 9.88 (1st of 12) ▪ SOS: 7.15 (2nd of 12)

Conference Champion: Alabama and Georgia

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Alabama and Tennessee)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama and Georgia)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Alabama 11 0 0 1.000 6 0 0 1.000 27.4 4.0 23.75 3.84
Georgia 10 1 0 .909 5 0 0 1.000 21.4 8.9 16.53 5.35
Florida 9 2 0 .818 4 1 0 .800 24.1 13.4 17.16 6.98
Mississippi 8 3 0 .727 5 2 0 .714 15.5 5.9 17.58 9.03
Tennessee 8 3 0 .727 3 2 0 .600 21.8 9.0 16.17 5.54
Louisiana State 5 4 1 .550 2 3 0 .400 13.5 12.4 9.04 8.54
Kentucky 3 6 1 .350 2 4 0 .333 10.7 19.6 0.32 6.92
Auburn 4 6 0 .400 1 5 0 .167 10.4 16.2 2.71 7.21
Mississippi State 2 8 0 .200 0 6 0 .000 7.5 17.6 -0.04 9.46
Vanderbilt 1 9 0 .100 0 5 0 .000 7.2 23.7 -4.39 8.61

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 11/28 Final
Alabama 1 3 3 4 3 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3
Georgia                 9 9 7 4 4
Florida       10 8 8 7 7     9    
Tennessee 10   10 8       10 10        

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1967-01-02 Orange Bowl Florida 27 Georgia Tech 12 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1967-01-02 Sugar Bowl Alabama 34 Nebraska 7 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1966-12-31 Cotton Bowl Georgia 24 Southern Methodist 9 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1966-12-31 Gator Bowl Tennessee 18 Syracuse 12 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1966-12-17 Bluebonnet Bowl Texas 19 Mississippi 0 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Steve Spurrier (FL) 179
2. Dewey Warren (TN) 136
3. Ken Stabler (AL) 74
4. Don Saget (MSST) 69
5. Bruce Newell* (MS) 63
6. Gary Davis (VAND) 62
7. Terry Beadles (KY) 47
8. Larry Blakeney (AUB) 45
9. Fred Haynes (LAST) 39
10. Kirby Moore (GA) 36
Pass Attempts
1. Steve Spurrier (FL) 291
2. Dewey Warren (TN) 229
3. Don Saget (MSST) 166
4. Gary Davis (VAND) 153
5. Bruce Newell* (MS) 121
6. Ken Stabler (AL) 114
7. Terry Beadles (KY) 113
8. Larry Blakeney (AUB) 95
9. Fred Haynes (LAST) 91
10. Kirby Moore (GA) 80
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Steve Spurrier (FL) 61.5
2. Dewey Warren (TN) 59.4
3. Don Saget (MSST) 41.6
4. Gary Davis (VAND) 40.5
Passing Yards
1. Steve Spurrier (FL) 2012
2. Dewey Warren (TN) 1716
3. Ken Stabler (AL) 956
4. Gary Davis (VAND) 777
5. Bruce Newell* (MS) 756
6. Don Saget (MSST) 753
7. Terry Beadles (KY) 725
8. Kirby Moore (GA) 524
9. Larry Blakeney (AUB) 491
10. Fred Haynes (LAST) 424
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Dewey Warren (TN) 7.5
2. Steve Spurrier (FL) 6.9
3. Gary Davis (VAND) 5.1
4. Don Saget (MSST) 4.5
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Dewey Warren (TN) 7.7
2. Steve Spurrier (FL) 6.8
3. Gary Davis (VAND) 2.4
Passing Touchdowns
1. Dewey Warren (TN) 18
2. Steve Spurrier (FL) 16
3. Ken Stabler (AL) 9
4. Wayne Trimble (AL) 7
5. Bruce Newell* (MS) 6
6. Terry Beadles (KY) 5
7. Kirby Moore (GA) 4
8. Larry Blakeney (AUB) 3
9. Loran Carter (AUB) 2
  Roger May (VAND) 2
  Fred Haynes (LAST) 2
  Don Saget (MSST) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Don Saget (MSST) 15
2. Terry Beadles (KY) 13
3. Bruce Newell* (MS) 9
  Gary Davis (VAND) 9
  Loran Carter (AUB) 9
6. Joe Graves* (MS) 8
  Steve Spurrier (FL) 8
8. Kirby Moore (GA) 7
  Dewey Warren (TN) 7
10. Ken Stabler (AL) 5
  Fred Haynes (LAST) 5
  Larry Blakeney (AUB) 5
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Dewey Warren (TN) 142.2
2. Steve Spurrier (FL) 132.2
3. Gary Davis (VAND) 71.4
4. Don Saget (MSST) 65.6
Rush Attempts
1. Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 171
2. Larry Smith (FL) 162
3. Bobby Wade* (MS) 159
4. Doug Cunningham* (MS) 151
5. Fred Haynes (LAST) 135
6. Kirby Moore (GA) 130
7. Richard Plagge (AUB) 110
8. Charles Fulton (TN) 109
9. Jim Dousay (LAST) 104
10. Bob Windsor (KY) 101
  Terry Beadles (KY) 101
Rushing Yards
1. Larry Smith (FL) 742
2. Doug Cunningham* (MS) 713
3. Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 669
4. Bobby Wade* (MS) 610
5. Kirby Moore (GA) 489
6. Charles Fulton (TN) 463
7. Richard Plagge (AUB) 420
8. Fred Haynes (LAST) 412
9. Jim Dousay (LAST) 411
10. Ken Stabler (AL) 397
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Doug Cunningham* (MS) 4.7
2. Larry Smith (FL) 4.6
3. Kent Lawrence (GA) 4.4
4. Ken Stabler (AL) 4.3
5. Charles Fulton (TN) 4.2
6. Jim Dousay (LAST) 4.0
7. Andy Rhoades (MSST) 3.9
8. Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 3.9
9. Gawain DiBetta (LAST) 3.9
10. Bobby Wade* (MS) 3.8
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Larry Smith (FL) 9
2. Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 5
  Doug Cunningham* (MS) 5
  Kirby Moore (GA) 5
  Dewey Warren (TN) 5
6. Les Kelley (AL) 4
  Graham McKeel (FL) 4
  Tommy Allen (LAST) 4
9. Gawain DiBetta (LAST) 3
  David Chatwood (AL) 3
  Kent Lawrence (GA) 3
  Ken Stabler (AL) 3
Receptions
1. Richard Trapp (FL) 63
2. Johnny Mills (TN) 48
3. Paul Ewaldsen (FL) 41
4. Richmond Flowers (TN) 35
5. Ray Perkins (AL) 33
  Freddie Hyatt (AUB) 33
7. Marcus Rhoden (MSST) 31
8. Larry Seiple (KY) 28
9. Jack Coons (FL) 24
  Billy Masters (LAST) 24
Receiving Yards
1. Richard Trapp (FL) 872
2. Johnny Mills (TN) 725
3. Larry Seiple (KY) 499
4. Ray Perkins (AL) 490
5. Freddie Hyatt (AUB) 475
6. Paul Ewaldsen (FL) 427
7. Richmond Flowers (TN) 407
8. Dennis Homan (AL) 377
9. Marcus Rhoden (MSST) 365
10. Dan Spanish (KY) 346
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Larry Seiple (KY) 17.8
2. Dennis Homan (AL) 16.4
3. Dan Spanish (KY) 15.7
4. Johnny Mills (TN) 15.1
5. Ray Perkins (AL) 14.8
6. Freddie Hyatt (AUB) 14.4
7. Richard Trapp (FL) 13.8
8. Mac Haik* (MS) 12.8
9. Austin Denney (TN) 12.6
10. Marcus Rhoden (MSST) 11.8
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Richard Trapp (FL) 7
  Ray Perkins (AL) 7
  Austin Denney (TN) 7
4. Richmond Flowers (TN) 5
  Dennis Homan (AL) 5
6. Larry Seiple (KY) 4
  Freddie Hyatt (AUB) 4
  Johnny Mills (TN) 4
9. Bill Matthews* (MS) 3
  Paul Ewaldsen (FL) 3
  Larry Smith (FL) 3
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Larry Smith (FL) 185
2. Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 174
  Doug Cunningham* (MS) 174
4. Bobby Wade* (MS) 167
5. Fred Haynes (LAST) 135
6. Kirby Moore (GA) 130
7. Charles Fulton (TN) 119
8. Bob Windsor (KY) 112
  Richard Plagge (AUB) 112
10. Jim Dousay (LAST) 110
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Larry Smith (FL) 925
2. Richard Trapp (FL) 922
3. Doug Cunningham* (MS) 862
4. Bobby Wade* (MS) 764
5. Larry Seiple (KY) 755
6. Johnny Mills (TN) 725
7. Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 704
8. Charles Fulton (TN) 565
9. Freddie Hyatt (AUB) 494
10. Ray Perkins (AL) 490
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Larry Smith (FL) 12
2. Ray Perkins (AL) 7
  Austin Denney (TN) 7
  Richard Trapp (FL) 7
5. Doug Cunningham* (MS) 5
  Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 5
  Tommy Allen (LAST) 5
  Kirby Moore (GA) 5
  Larry Seiple (KY) 5
  Richmond Flowers (TN) 5
  Dewey Warren (TN) 5
  Dennis Homan (AL) 5
Total Plays
1. Steve Spurrier (FL) 367
2. Dewey Warren (TN) 299
3. Don Saget (MSST) 257
4. Gary Davis (VAND) 251
5. Fred Haynes (LAST) 226
6. Terry Beadles (KY) 214
7. Kirby Moore (GA) 210
8. Ken Stabler (AL) 207
9. Bruce Newell* (MS) 177
10. Larry Blakeney (AUB) 173
Total Yards
1. Steve Spurrier (FL) 2078
2. Dewey Warren (TN) 1757
3. Ken Stabler (AL) 1353
4. Kirby Moore (GA) 1013
5. Don Saget (MSST) 903
6. Fred Haynes (LAST) 836
7. Terry Beadles (KY) 834
8. Larry Smith (FL) 796
9. Bruce Newell* (MS) 786
10. Doug Cunningham* (MS) 713
Total Touchdowns
1. Dewey Warren (TN) 23
2. Steve Spurrier (FL) 16
3. Ken Stabler (AL) 12
4. Larry Smith (FL) 9
  Kirby Moore (GA) 9
6. Terry Beadles (KY) 7
  Wayne Trimble (AL) 7
8. Bruce Newell* (MS) 6
9. Les Kelley (AL) 5
  Ronnie Jenkins (GA) 5
  Larry Blakeney (AUB) 5
  Doug Cunningham* (MS) 5