How good is Alabama? How bad is Arkansas? Whichever team was most responsible for the margin, it looked like 52 points is a relatively fair measurement of the relative strength of the two squads at this point in the season. Let's talk about how it happened.
It was a titanic mismatch that probably should never have have been played, but Alabama did what it needed to do. The Tide was on cruise control from the opening kickoff, and best of all, apparently avoided serious injury.