Alabama vs. Arkansas Odds
Alabama is 4-1 overall and 1-1 in the SEC while Arkansas is 3-2 overall and 0-2 in the SEC. The Crimson Tide are 0-1 on the road and 1-4 against the spread while the Razorbacks are 2-0 at home and 4-1 against the spread. Alabama has won seven straight over Arkansas.
Trends show that Alabama is 5-1 against the spread in its last 6 against Arkansas and the two have went over the point total in 6 of their last 8 meetings. Alabama is also 11-2 ATS in its last 13 games in October.
According to oddsmakers from BetDSI, Alabama is favored on the road, as the Crimson Tide are getting odds of -10 points at Arkansas on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 56 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Alabama favored by 9.5 points. The spread fell to 9 before climbing up to a peak of 11. The spread then leveled out at Alabama -10. The over/under total opened at 54.5 points and climbed to a high of 56.5 before settling at 56.
Alabama is coming off a 23-17 loss to Ole Miss on the road last week. The Tide committed two turnovers in the game and lost despite outgaining the Rebels 396-323 in total years. Penalties and third downs were big in the loss, as Alabama had eight penalties and was just 6 of 16 on third downs. Blake Sims was 19 of 31 passing for 228 yards with one interceptions while T.J. Yeldon rushed for 123 yards on 20 carries.
Arkansas is coming off a 35-28 overtime loss to Texas A&M two weeks ago. The Razorbacks are scoring 44.6 points per game on offense while giving up 25.8 points per contest. Arkansas is led by its strong run game, as Alex Collins has 621 yards and six touchdowns on the ground while Jonathan Williams has added 486 yards and eight scores. Brandon Allen has thrown for 758 yards and nine touchdowns as well.
In terms of Injuries, Alabama offensive lineman Grant Hill (illness) is doubtful while lineman Ryan Kelly (knee) is out for the game. Arkansas receiver Jojo Robinson (foot) and linebacker Randy Ramsey (ankle) are both questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Alabama, as the Crimson Tide are getting 51% of the wagers with odds of -10 points at Arkansas on Saturday.