Alabama defeats Vanderbilt 59-0

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The Crimson Tide blew out the Commodores in Nashville 59-0 Saturday.

Nick Saban and Derek Mason exchanged pleasantries pregame, but the actual game was anything but pleasant for Vandy.

The Tide’s Defense held the Commodores to just 44 yards, and forced 2 turnovers in the first half.

The Bama offense did most of their work on the ground, with Damian Harris rushing for 109 yards and 2 touchdowns, while Bo Scarborough added on 72 yards on the ground and another two scores.

Quarterback Jalen Hurts went 8 for 15 for 74 yards through the air, and added on 26 rushing yards for the Tide.

Alabama took a 38-0 lead on a Damien Harris rushing TD in the third quarter.

Damien Harris ran for a career-high 151 yards and three touchdowns, Bo Scarbrough added two TDs and top-ranked Alabama routed Vanderbilt 59-0 Saturday in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams.