The Alabama Crimson Tide football team is scheduled to host the Mercer Bears for its second game of the 2021 season on Saturday, Sept. 11.

The game is set to start at 3 p.m. CT at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Alabama, ranked No. 1 in the USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll and No. 1 in The Associated Press poll, is 1-0 overall entering the game. On Sept. 4, the Crimson Tide defeated the Miami Hurricanes 44-13.

Mercer comes into the game 1-0 overall after walloping Point 69-0 on Sept. 2.

Alabama and Mercer have met once before on Nov. 18, 2017 where the Crimson Tide won 56-0.

How to watch Alabama vs. Mercer on TV, live stream

Game time: 3 p.m. CT on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021

TV: SEC Network

On DirecTV, SECN is channel 611. On Dish, SECN is channel 404 or 408, depending on the receiver.

ESPN broadcasters are scheduled to be Tom Hart (play-by-play), Jordan Rodgers (analyst) and Cole Cubelic (sideline reporter).

Online live stream: ESPN/com/watch

Online radio broadcast: The Varsity Network

Terrestrial radio broadcast: Tide 100.9 FM

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