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    Alabama Blanks Ole Miss, 25-0

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    By Tim Letcher
    SEC Digital Network

    Alabama used a strong defensive effort to blank Ole Miss 25-0 on Saturday night at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

    Ole Miss, which had been scoring 38 points per game entering Saturday's action, was held to no points and just 205 total yards in the game.

    On offense, it was the ground attack that did the most damage for Alabama on Saturday. T.J. Yeldon led the way with 121 yards rushing and a touchdown. Kenyan Drake had 99 yards on the ground and added a score of his own.

    Quarterback A.J. McCarron was 25-of-32 through the air, but for only 180 yards. He did not throw a touchdown, but did have one interception.

    Statistical Leaders

    Ole Miss


    Passing - Bo Wallace, 17-31, 159 yards

    Rushing - Jeff Scott, 8 carries, 28 yards

    Receiving - Donte Moncrief, 6 receptions, 60 yards

    Alabama

    Passing - A.J. McCarron, 25-32, 180 yards, 1 INT

    Rushing - T.J. Yeldon, 17 carries, 121 yards, 1 TD

    Receiving - Christion Jones, 5 receptions, 61 yards

    Quick Notes:

    Alabama has now scored in 160 straight games, the longest streak in program history.

    The Tide are now 66-3 when leading at halftime under Nick Saban.

    Cade Foster set a new career-high when he hit a 53-yard field goal in the second quarter.