Alabama’s defensive stats heading into the BYE week

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Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide currently sit ranked at No. 3 with a 7-1 overall record and a 4-1 record in the SEC.

Now that the Tide has entered into its BYE week, I thought it was a good time to take a closer look at some of the team and individual stats on both sides of the football.

Today we look at the defensive side of the football!

First …team stats…

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Points Allowed Per Game: 20.62 (35th)

Total Yards Allowed Per Game: 306.1 (15th)

Passing Yards Allowed Per Game: 219.1 (55th)

Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game: 87.0 (6th)

Next …coverage stats…

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Jordan Battle: 2 INTS’s, 2 PBU’s

DeMarcco Hellams: 2 INT’s

Jayln Armour-Davis: 2 INT’s, 3 PBU’s

Josh Jobe: 1 INT, 2 PBU’s

Malachi Moore: 1 INT

Kool-Aid McKinstry: 1 INT, 1 PBU

Marcus Banks: 1 INT

Jaylen Moody: 1 INT

Next …leading tacklers…

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Henry To’oTo’o: 59 total tackles

Will Anderson Jr.: 53 total tackles

DeMarcco Hellams: 44 total tackles

Christian Harris: 42 total tackles

Jordan Battle: 42 total tackles

Next …tackles for loss and sacks…

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Will Anderson Jr.: 15.0 TFL (leads nation), 8.5 sacks (leads the nation)

Phidarian Mathis: 5.0 TFL, 4.5 sacks

Byron Young: 7.5 TFL, 2.0 sacks

Christian Harris: 5.5 TFL, 1.5 sacks

Henry To’oTo’o: 3.0 TFL, 1.0 sack

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