Alabama vs. Auburn Total Pick
Will the Iron Bowl turn into a defensive struggle when the Alabama Crimson Tide visit the Auburn Tigers at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday? Let's dive into the matchup.
Matchup: Alabama (11-0) at Auburn (9-2)
TV: CBS, 3:30 p.m. ET
Line: Alabama -4.5
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the over/under currently sits at 47.5 points after hitting the board at 50. The Crimson Tide, meanwhile, is now 4.5-point road favorites after opening as a field-goal favorite.
Who is the Public Backing?
As of Thursday morning, the Crimson Tide were receiving 55% of the tickets to cover the spread in the Iron Bowl.
Key Betting Trends
The Crimson Tide has covered in 12 of its last 16 road games and is 11-4 against the spread in its last 15 road games versus a team with a winning home record. That said, 'Bama is also 1-4 against the number in its last five games in November and is 1-4 against the spread in its last five conference games.
On the other side, the Tigers are 6-1-1 against the spread in their last eight conference games and are 5-2-1 at the betting window in their last eight games overall.
OUR PREDICTION: The over is a perfect 7-0 in the Tigers' last seven conference games, is 7-1 in their last eight games overall, and is 5-0 in their last five games after scoring more than 40 points in their previous game. The over is also 5-1 in Auburn's last six games after accumulating more than 200 yards rushing in its previous game.
On the other side, the over is 7-2 in the Crimson Tide's last nine road games versus a team with a winning home record and is 7-3 in their last 10 road games.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 13 PICK: ALABAMA/AUBURN OVER 47.5