Vegas Predicts How Alabama Would Fare vs. College Football Playoff Teams

first_imgHead coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide leads his team on the field.TUSCALOOSA, AL – OCTOBER 22: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide leads his team on the field to face the Tennessee Volunteers at Bryant-Denny Stadium on October 22, 2011 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)If Alabama beats LSU this weekend, the Crimson Tide’s spot in the College Football Playoff will get a lot more locked up.In light of that, oddsmakers have started making predictions as to how the Crimson Tide would fare against their potential College Football Playoff opponents. And Alabama fans will have a lot to look forward to.According to BetDSI, Alabama will be favored by at least a touchdown against every potential playoff opponent.Clemson appears to have the best chance as they are only +6 against the spread. But everyone else are fish in a barrel for the Crimson Tide.Oklahoma is listed as second best as a +9.5 underdog, while last year’s SEC Champions Georgia are +10.5.Big Ten titans Michigan and Ohio State project as +11.5 and +14 underdogs respectively.Notre Dame would be one of several teams that has to overcome more than two touchdowns. They are +15.5 underdogs.Projected PAC-12 winner Washington State are +18.5, while undefeated UCF of the Group of Five are +16.5.last_img read more

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