Things settled into something resembling normality as Alabama not only went through a special teams play without committing a turnover, but also got their power run game running through Mark Ingram for their first score as the Heisman Winner plunged in for a TD as Alabama took a 7-6 lead.
Also, Garrett Gilbert now has trainers looking at him on the Texas sidelines. If he’s out, Texas is down to their third-stringer, Sherrod Harris. There’s 12:29 left in the 2nd quarter. If your score prediction was “Alabama PURPLE TASTE Texas COMPLETE INSANITY,” you can go ahead and collect your winnings at the nearest window.