|LSU vs. Alabama 2009 Week 10 College Football Picks Predictions|
|Written by TheSpread|
|Saturday, 07 November 2009 09:00|
LSU at Alabama
The highlight game of the college football weekend takes place Saturday at 3:30PM ET when No. 3
Bet LSU at Alabama
LSU is 7-1 on the season and 4-3-1 against the spread. The lone loss on the season came at the hands of
Both teams are led by a strong defensive unit. Both are allowing less than 12.5 points per-game and less than 300 yards of offense per-game. The Tide have a very strong rushing defense that is limiting teams to 64 yards rushing per-game. LSU is giving a little more leeway, allowing just over 100 yards on the ground per-outing.
The Tigers will have to find a way to contain
In order for LSU to cover, quarterback Jordan Jefferson must make the big throws. In the loss to
With both team’s defenses able to shut down opposing offenses, you have to compare the offensive talent of the two teams when making this pick. The Tide look to have a more consistent and balanced offensive attack and is our pick to cover the spread against the Tigers on Saturday in a low-scoring affair.
Our College Football Week 10 Free Pick for this matchup is:
LSU is 9-8 straight up against
8 of 14 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1992
2 of 2 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons
LSU is 5-1 against the spread versus
LSU is 6-2 straight up against
4 of 6 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1992
LSU is 1-0 straight up against
1 of 1 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons
LSU is 5-14 ATS (-10.4 Units) against conference opponents over the last 3 seasons.
LSU: 5-14 ATS vs. conference
LSU is 4-0-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against
LSU is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against
[RB] 09/13/2009 - Richard Murphy out for season ( Knee )
[P] 11/03/2009 - Derek Helton is upgraded to probable Saturday vs.
[DE] 09/14/2009 - Damion Square out for season ( ACL )
[LB] 09/28/2009 - Dont'a Hightower out for season ( Knee )
[RB] 09/29/2009 - Jeramie Griffin out for season ( Knee )
[TE] 11/01/2009 - Colin Peek "?" Saturday vs. LSU ( Knee )
[RB] 11/05/2009 - Terry Grant "?" Saturday vs. LSU ( Undisclosed )