A look at all the matchups involving SEC schools this weekend.
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Kentucky-Alabama could get ugly
Kentucky is last or tied for last in the SEC in defensive efficiency, third down conversions, TDs allowed and yards per game allowed.
After a wild Week 4, things settle down a bit in the SEC this weekend. Our conference reporters make their picks for each Week 5 game in the league.
Alabama laying 5 TDs a bargain?
No. 1 Alabama is a 35-point favorite against Kentucky, but ESPN's Phil Steele still likes the Crimson Tide to cover at home against the Wildcats. Why? Defense is the name of the game. Week 5 best bets (Insider)
Drew Lock, who leads the SEC in passing yards (1,508), has been a pleasant surprise for the Tigers, while the Vols' Joshua Dobbs is on the rise.
Will Ed Orgeron right the LSU ship against Missouri? Will Tennessee have a letdown at Georgia? Some storylines to watch in the SEC in Week 5.
Alabama is still Alabama. But the Vols made a statement against Florida, announcing they'll be contenders in the SEC East.
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The Kentucky-Alabama series is one of the most lopsided in SEC history. The Crimson Tide hold a 36-2-1 all-time record in the series. The Wildcats head to Tuscaloosa this weekend, a place where they've never won. Although the programs don't share much resemblance, they do have one thing in common: Bear Bryant is the winningest coach at each school.
Their performances were not pretty in Week 4, but Kentucky and Vanderbilt pulled out victories that could boost their bowl hopes this season.
Benny Snell Jr. scored the go-ahead touchdown from 1 yard midway through the fourth quarter, Boom Williams broke a 43-yard TD and Kentucky held off South Carolina 17-10 on Saturday night for thei
Snell scores from one yard out
Wildcats RB Benjamin Snell Jr. takes the direct snap and dodges a diving defender on his way into the end zone. Kentucky takes a 17-10 lead over South Carolina early in the fourth quarter.
Kentucky @ Alabama Crimson Tide
Bryant-Denny Stadium - Sat 10/1