|1977 Alabama Crimson Tide football|
Sugar Bowl champion
|1977 record||11–1 (7–0 SEC)|
|Head coach||Bear Bryant (20th season)|
|Home stadium||Bryant–Denny Stadium|
|1977 SEC football standings|
|#2/2 Alabama †||7||–||0||–||0||11||–||1||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
The 1977 Alabama Crimson Tide football team (variously "Alabama", "UA" or "Bama") represented the University of Alabama in the 1977 NCAA Division I football season. It was the Crimson Tide's 83rd overall and 44th season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The team was led by head coach Bear Bryant, in his 20th year, and played their home games at Bryant–Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa and Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. They finished season with eleven wins and one loss (11–1 overall, 7–0 in the SEC), as SEC champions and with a victory over Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl.
|September 10||Ole Miss||No. 6||W 34–13||74,324|
|September 17||at Nebraska*||No. 4||ABC||L 24–31||75,899|
|September 24||at Vanderbilt||No. 10||W 24–12||34,694|
|October 1||Georgia||No. 10||W 18–10||60,210|
|October 8||at No. 1 USC*||No. 7||ABC||W 21–20||63,140|
|October 15||Tennessee||No. 4||W 24–10||71,000|
|October 22||Louisville*||No. 3||W 55–6||60,210|
|October 29||at Mississippi State||No. 2||W 37–7||47,500|
|November 5||at No. 18 LSU||No. 2||ABC||W 24–3||65,377|
|November 12||Miami (FL)*||No. 2||W 36–0||57,422|
|November 26||vs. Auburn||No. 2||W 48–21||69,721|
|January 2, 1978||vs. No. 9 Ohio State*||No. 3||ABC||W 35–6||76,811|
- Source: Rolltide.com: 1977 Alabama football schedule
- "1977 Season Recaps" (PDF). RollTide.com. University of Alabama Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. http://grfx.cstv.com/schools/alab/graphics/docs/77-m-footbl-recaps.pdf. Retrieved July 15, 2015.
- "2012 Alabama Crimson Tide Football Record Book" (PDF). Tuscaloosa, Alabama: University of Alabama Athletics Media Relations Office. 2012. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. https://web.archive.org/web/20160304115208/http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/alab/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2012-13/misc_non_event/2012FootballRecordBook.pdf. Retrieved July 15, 2015.
- ↑ "1977 Alabama football schedule". RollTide.com. University of Alabama Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Archived from the original on December 2, 2011. https://www.webcitation.org/63dbQSj7C?url=http://www.rolltide.com/sports/m-footbl/archive/m-footbl-results-archive.html. Retrieved July 15, 2015.