Alabama Crimson Tide at LSU Tigers College Football Picks: Betting Line-Alabama by -3 1/2; Kickoff 3:30 p.m. ET; Television-CBS;Tiger Stadium at Death Valley, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Betting Lines provided by Sportsbook.com.
For the first time since Paul "Bear" Bryant was coach, the Alabama Crimson Tide take the field as the number-one ranked college football team in America. The bad news is they must do it at Tiger Stadium in Death Valley against the No. 16 LSU Bengal Tigers.
Many pundits are calling for an Alabama upset by the spirited Tigers however; oddsmakers at online Sportsbook.com have installed the Crimson Tide as 3 1/2 point favorites ATS and -160 moneyline with a 46 total. LSU backers are getting +140 moneyline odds as a home underdog.
[LSU coach Les Miles will be looking to coach his team to an upset of the No. 1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide Saturday afternoon. Alabama is a slight favorite according to oddsmakers. Handicapper Reno Gold has a solid pick for this game that can be found following this link to Reno Gold's picks page.]
As in most LSU-Alabama games in recent history, the stakes will once again by high on Saturday in a game that could decide the Southeastern Conference Western Division.
Kickoff for the Tigers and Crimson Tide is set for 3:30 p.m. ET in a sold out Tiger Stadium. The game will be televised nationally by CBS.
LSU goes into the game with 6-2 overall record and a 3-2 mark in league games, while Alabama is 9-0 overall and 5-0 in conference action. A win by LSU keeps the Tigers chances of winning the SEC Western Division alive. However, a loss to the Crimson Tide gives Alabama the western division crown and a berth in next month’s SEC title game in Atlanta.
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