Quick Hits: No. 1 Alabama claims SEC crown, likely earns spot in College Football Playoffs

Alabama never gave Missouri a chance, running out to a 14-0 lead and closing the night, 42-13. Quarterback Blake Sims played an incredibly efficient game and the offense balanced between the run and passing game. Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk had no time in the pocket and the Crimson Tide defense swarmed on Tiger skill players.

The final: No. 1 Alabama 42, No. 16 Missouri 13

The stars: Quarterback Blake Sims (23 completions, 262 yards, two touchdowns), running back Derrick Henry (20 carries, 141 yards, two touchdowns), wide receiver Amari Cooper (12 receptions, 83 yards), DeAndrew White (four receptions, 101 yards, one touchdown); Missouri wide receiver Jimmie Hunt (six receptions, 169 yards)

Questions: Who will Alabama draw in the College Football Playoff?

The Quote: Alabama head coach Nick Saban on the win:

Next up: Alabama vs. TBA (Likely in the College Football Playoff first round)

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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