Greenville, N.C./Arendell Parrott Academy, Cincinnati, Ohio/Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy, Northport, Ala./American Christian Academy. But the Tigers struck back to tie it at 10–10 with an explosive passing game.
The Crimson Tide had TBA players honored as members of the 2015 SEC All-Conference team, with five each on the first and second teams, respectively. Regular Season; Preseason; ... Jacob / QB Class: SR / Ht: 6-6 / Wt: 235 Mobile, AL (St. Paul's Episcopal School / Florida State) QB… Alabama won its season opener for the 97th time in 121 season opening games with the victory. Henry turned in over 200 yards rushing in a game for the third time in 2015, becoming the second Alabama back to do that three times in a single season, following Bobby Humphrey who rushed for 200+ yards in three games during the 1986 season.
Freshman wide receiver Calvin Ridley had 138 receiving yards on 8 catches for 2 touchdowns, setting a new Alabama freshman record for single-season receiving yards in the process (1,031 yards). Arkansas' first touchdown came in the second quarter on a four-yard pass by quarterback Brandon Allen to wide receiver Drew Morgan after the Hogs took possession at the Tide 12 following an interception. Henry opened up the game's scoring, breaking off a 37-yard run in the first quarter to put Alabama ahead 7–0. The class was highlighted by 19 players from the "ESPN 300": . A few players changed numbers, like Derrick Henry (now No. On the third play of the possession, Alabama defensive end Jonathan Allen sacked Dobbs for a nine-yard loss at the UT 26. The Tide gained 379 yards of offense (190 passing and 189 rushing) and converted 15 first downs. After Tide linebacker Dillon Lee intercepted a Harris pass on the first play of the third quarter to set Alabama up at the LSU 28, Henry capped a touchdown drive with a 1-yard run to stake the Tide to a 20–10 lead with 13:00 left in the period.
Alabama Football Spring Practice Day 1. It also marked the end of a 32-game streak by Prescott in which he had scored a touchdown in a game, the longest streak in the Football Bowl Subdivision. This drive is infamous for the commentary by the Auburn radio announcers, who showed extreme bias in complaining about the officiating, and attacking Coach Nick Saban in their deflection of Auburn's sideline penalty. Tide linebacker Reuben Foster led Alabama with 10 tackles (six solo). 1 seed in the inaugural College Football Playoff, the Crimson Tide were selected to play in the semifinal game at the 2015 Sugar Bowl against the no. Henry carried seven times for 51 yards on the 14-play drive that covered 67 yards. Three minutes later, following CSU's next possession, Jones took another punt for a touchdown, this one going 72 yards for a 42–0 lead. Starters are marked with an asterisk (*). Clemson attempted an onside kick but the ball was recovered by Alabama sealing Alabama victory. On the ensuing kickoff, Alabama RB Kenyan Drake stunned Clemson by taking the ball 95 yards for an Alabama touchdown (38-27). The Crimson Tide defense registered five quarterback sacks, posted nine tackles for loss, intercepted a pass and forced a fumble. The Alabama defense was dominant throughout, allowing only 31 total yards and three first downs in the opening half. That score, with 1:39 left in the third period, turned the game in Alabama's favor as the Crimson Tide stopped an Arkansas drive at the Hogs' 43 on the ensuing possession and marched to a touchdown on a 3-yard pass from Coker to wideout Richard Mullaney for a 17–7 lead. The 2015 Alabama Crimson Tide football team represented the University of Alabama in the 2015 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Alabama Crimson Tide (13-1 overall), ranked No. We present them here for purely educational purposes. Record: 12-2 (6th of 128) (Schedule & Results) Rank: 4th in the Final AP poll Conference: SEC (West Division) Conference Record: 7-1 Coach: Nick Saban (12-2) Points For: 517 Points/G: 36.9 (16th of 128) Points Against: 258 Opp Pts/G: 18.4 (6th of 128) SRS: 20.34 (3rd of 128) . On third-and-six at the UT 11, Coker's fade pass to receiver Richard Mullaney was incomplete in the end zone.