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1971 Alabama Crimson Tide Stats

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (3rd of 128) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bear Bryant (11-1)

PS/G: 30.7 (11th of 128) ▪ PA/G: 10.2 (7th of 128)
SRS: 27.66 (3rd of 128) ▪ SOS: 11.91 (1st of 128)

Bowl Game: Lost Orange Bowl 38-6 versus Nebraska

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 4.3 7.0 61.9 53.6 0.8 58.8 297.1 5.1 2.8
Defense 12 9.4 20.0 47.1 94.7 0.5 35.3 106.8 3.0 0.3
Difference -5.1 -13.0 +14.8 -41.1 +0.3 +23.5 +190.3 +2.1 +2.5

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Terry Davis 42 66 63.6 452 6.8 6.5 8 4 149.0
2 Butch Hobson 2 8 25.0 29 3.6 -2.0 0 1 30.5
3 Benny Rippetoe 3 4 75.0 99 24.8 18.5 1 1 315.4
4 Johnny Musso 2 2 100.0 27 13.5 13.5 0 0 213.4
5 Johnny Sharpless 2 2 100.0 25 12.5 12.5 0 0 205.0
6 Billy Sexton 1 2 50.0 11 5.5 15.5 1 0 261.2

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Johnny Musso 191 1088 5.7 16 5 14 2.8 0 196 1102 5.6 16
2 Terry Davis 138 448 3.2 6 138 448 3.2 6
3 Ellis Beck 110 556 5.1 2 3 17 5.7 0 113 573 5.1 2
4 Steve Bisceglia 80 472 5.9 2 80 472 5.9 2
5 Joe LaBue 73 466 6.4 3 5 43 8.6 0 78 509 6.5 3
6 Wilbur Jackson 37 211 5.7 1 37 211 5.7 1
7 David Knapp 27 125 4.6 1 1 16 16.0 0 28 141 5.0 1
8 Butch Hobson 25 154 6.2 2 25 154 6.2 2
9 Rod Steakley 9 23 2.6 0 9 23 2.6 0
10 Paul Spivey 6 16 2.7 0 6 16 2.7 0
11 Johnny Sharpless 5 14 2.8 1 5 14 2.8 1
12 Joe Cochran 2 3 1.5 0 2 3 1.5 0
13 Billy Sexton 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 1.0 0
14 David Bailey 1 -12 -12.0 0 21 286 13.6 5 22 274 12.5 5
15 Wayne Wheeler 6 143 23.8 1 6 143 23.8 1
16 Bobby Wood 4 65 16.3 2 4 65 16.3 2
17 Jim Simmons 3 37 12.3 1 3 37 12.3 1
18 Bubba Sawyer 3 21 7.0 0 3 21 7.0 0
19 Glen Woodruff 1 1 1.0 1 1 1 1.0 1