Sunday, August 24, 2008
until Alabama vs. Clemson.
Pictured is Derrick Thomas when he played for the Crimson Tide ('85-'88).
No. 55 holds the single season record for sacks at Alabama with 27 in 1988.
Here are other records that he holds in Alabama football history: 52 sacks during his tenure at Alabama, most sacks in one game (5 vs. Texas A&M in 1988), most combined sacks and tackles for loss in a single game (5 sacks + 2 TFL vs. Kentucky in 1988), most combined sacks and tfl in a single season (39 in 1988), most combined sacks and tfl in a career (74), most QB hurries in one game (9 vs. Penn State in 1987), most QB hurries during a season (44), and most fumbles caused in a season (7).