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Crimson Tide Down Florida 31-29 - Match Report

The Gators came up short against the Crimson Tide in Week 3 action on Saturday, falling 31-29 at Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.

Alabama did not, however, defeat the Gators against the spread, which closed at -14.0 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go PUSH the closing number of 60.0.

Brian Robinson Jr. rushed for 75 yards, while Jase McClellan added 17 yards in the win. Jameson Williams and John Metchie III added 61 and 42 receiving yards respectively.

Malik Davis rushed for 96 yards for Florida, while Emory Jones added 80 yards. Emory Jones threw for 181 yards for the Gators, while receivers Keon Zipperer and Kemore Gamble had 51 and 32 yards respectively.

Florida outgained Alabama 439-324 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-19 by the Gators.

Alabama lost the time of possession battle 31:55-28:05, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Alabama heads into a 4 battle against Southern Miss. Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tennessee.