Hurts sparked the Crimson Tide with a 55-yard touchdown run two plays into the game.
Hurts aplenty: Coming off one of his worst games last week, sophomore quarterback Jalen Hurts was electric Saturday, compiling 231 total yards in a near-perfect first half, including completing 12 of 13 passes for 112 yards and a 23-yard touchdown to tight end Hale Hentges.
Bo Scarbrough, running back, junior, 6-foot-2, 232 pounds: exclusively judging on statistics, Scarbrough had a forgettable week one performance, rushing for only 40 yards on 15 carries - the most carries of any Crimson Tide running back. Senior wideout Calvin Ridley had seven receptions for 82 yards against the Seminoles and caught his 15th career touchdown pass, tied for fifth in Crimson Tide history. But it gave up just one sack and three tackles for loss against a Crimson Tide defense that had nine TFL's in an opening victory over Florida State.
The Crimson Tide wasted no time in jumping on Fresno State by scoring 28 first half points.
Alabama cornerback Anthony Averett vs. Fresno State wide receiver KeeSean Johnson: The team's leading receiver last season who began this season with a spot on the Biletnikoff Award's preseason watch list, Johnson returns as Fresno State's lone explosive playmaker.
In head coach Jeff Tedford's second game at the helm, the Bulldogs struggled to defend against the run, a problem that has plagued the team for years.
Alabama fans got a glimpse of the future, but the present is still very much the Jalen Hurts show.
The game gave Alabama a chance to get significant playing for freshman quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and fellow five-star signee tailback Najee Harris. The interception led to a Pappanastos 22-yard field goal, pushing the Tide lead to 34-3 with 7:08 left in the game. It has to happen sooner or later, but will this be the week that an Alabama opponent finally gets a takeaway?
Damien Harris also ran for a score on a gain of five. I sort of like this team, but I also think that some of the circumstances that the season has created so far has created some opportunities for some guys. Tagovailoa was 6 of 9 for 64 yards in his college debut with a 16-yard TD pass to another highly touted freshman, Henry Ruggs III.
- Rivers is the first true freshman to start two games in a season at Fresno State since Derrick Ward in 1999.
"We obviously have a lot of work to do at that position", Saban said, adding that the game experience will help in that regard.
Kenny Hill was 21-of-31 passing for 166 yards for TCU, and the Horned Frogs held the Razorbacks to 267 yards of total offense - a week after allowing only 65 yards in a 63-0 victory over Jackson State.
$1,400,000: The Fresno State athletic department will pocket $1.4 million for this Tuscaloosa trip, according to a copy of the game contract obtained by The Anniston Star.
The company said that the Mi Notebook Pro is way more powerful than its Mi Notebook Air which was released a year ago . Xiaomi is also releasing a premium Ceramic edition of the smartphone with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
Milwaukee Brewers starter Jimmy Nelson left Friday night's 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs after jamming his right shoulder. The Chicago Cubs will look to salvage a win and avoid the sweep when they take the field on Sunday.
They have the weapons on offense to put up points in bunches, and their defense should be much-improved this year as well. Stafford has the weapons he needs to get back to the playoffs, but question marks are all over this defense.
Read: Destiny 2 Classes: Which Class Should You Choose? Maddeningly, Bungie has refused to do this for Destiny 2 . Frustratingly, the PC version of the game, set to release in late October, features an uncapped frame rate.
On Friday, the United boss was still waiting for the last members of his squad to return to Carrington following the global break. In a recent interview with ESPN, Ibrahimovic had said, " Romelu Lukaku asked me for the No.9 jersey and I said yes".
Columbus Police said they were called about an active shooter at 8:33 a.m. and arrested a suspect by 8:58 a.m. Just before 8 a.m. (CT), people were being asked to avoid the areas of South High Street and Southgate Drive.
Katia is the 11th named storm this Atlantic hurricane season and follows Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Jose . It was expected to gain some strength but the effects of Irma were seen eventually weakening that storm.
The storm is forecast to begin moving slightly faster in a west-northwest motion during the next two days, according to the NHC . Hurricane Katia continued moving Thursday morning in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center said .
More to that, the Chinese bitcoin industry and market have regained trust over bitcoin and its legal status in China. When China banned ICOs , Bitcoin price took its first dive in many months, from almost $4,900 - $5,000 to $4,500.
Ben Roethlisberger looks to pass against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on September 10, 2017, in Cleveland, Ohio. The ball bounded into the end zone where it was recovered for a touchdown, the first of the day, in very Browns fashion.
Recalling his first days as the Power minister, Goyal said initially he had little knowledge of the sector and didn't know the "P of Power".
Three Hurricanes at once: Irma, Jose and Katia
National Hurricane Center said the storm's maximum sustained winds had dropped Saturday morning to about 35 miles per hour . Georgia officials have decided a one-way escape route for coastal residents fleeing Hurricane Irma isn't needed after all.
UFC 215 Results: Did Main Event Disappoint?
Johnson threw a straight right hand that landed just behind the ear of Martins, knocking him out cold at:49 of the third round. Following the loss, Clarke announced his retirement from the UFC in his post-fight interview with Joe Rogan.
Aaron Donald ends holdout but won't play Week 1
ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Donald and the Rams have yet to agree to a new contract and will continue negotiations. In 2017, Donald has a $1.8 million base salary and will carry a $3.2 million cap hit.
Deadliest Earthquake of 2017: Death Toll rises to 61
At least 58 people were killed Friday, when a powerful 8.2-magnitude natural disaster struck southern Mexico , authorities said . Tsunami warning has been issued for Mexico , Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Guatemala , El Salvador and Costa Rica.
Kylian Mbappe: PSG will realise Champions League dream
Once the transfer becomes official, he will become the second most expensive player of all time, behind his new teammate Neymar . Kylian Mbappe was presented to the media in an event at Parc des Princes this morning in the French capital.
Will Oklahoma vs. Ohio State go over 64.5? 9/7/17
College football is built on a foundation of irrational fanhood and hatred between rivals. "It's not really a matchup between us". Andrews believes that experience can make him a key target, like Westbrook last year and Sterling Shepard the year before.