Alabama quarterback Blake Sims threw an 80-yard touchdown pass to receiver Amari Cooper on the Crimson Tide's first offensive play in Satuday's game at Tennessee.
Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin is at Neyland Stadium for the first time since leaving his post as Tennessee's head coach in January 2010 to take the same position at USC.
The Tide are 6-1 (3-1 SEC) and ranked No. 4 in the AP Poll while Tennessee is 3-4 (0-3 SEC) and unranked.
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