Pregame: The No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide should get a chance to rest and heal up a few key players this week against the Chattanooga Mocs. The Mocs, ranked 11th in the FCS coaches poll, close their regular season hoping to avoid being blown out.

The SEC’s top offense faces a team that ranks fifth in the FCS in total defense and first in pass defense. Alabama freshman running back Josh Jacobs ran for 89 yards against Mississippi State and is third on the team in rushing. Jacobs could log extra carries if Bo Scarbrough doesn’t play after missing the last game with a sprained knee.

Chattanooga quarterback Alejandro Bennifield is the sixth-rated passer in the FCS and has thrown for 23 touchdowns and 2,067 yards.