- With no Joe Burrow, the LSU Tigers are underdogs against Alabama this season.
- The Crimson Tide are 3.5-point favorites on the road against LSU.
BATON ROUGE, La. - The LSU Tigers vs. the Alabama Crimson Tide. A college football bettors’ dream. This year, the early lines have Alabama favored to beat the Tigers in Baton Rouge.
The matchup is slated for November 7 and online sportsbooks have Alabama winning by just over a field goal.
Alabama vs. LSU Spread:
- Alabama -3.5 -110
- LSU +3.5 +100
Sports bettors seem to also be taking Alabama to cover the spread, as the line has moved from its -105 vig.
LSU was able to take the victory the last time these teams faced one another. The difference this season is that both Alabama and LSU are without the starting QB’s Tua Tagovailoa and Joe Burrow as both players have been drafted.
LSU vs. Alabama Rematch
Betting on college football has always been a major staple at online sportsbooks.
Sports bettors are leaning heavily towards Alabama redeeming themselves since LSU is without Joe Burrow.
When these teams faced one another last season it was a QB face-off with LSU managing to overcome the favored Alabama 46-41.
With both QB’s in the NFL, sports bettors are giving the edge back to Alabama who has consistently been favored to win at online sportsbooks.
Sports bettors are also expecting a better overall season for Alabama than LSU this year. Alabama is favored to win over 10 games this season while online sportsbooks have LSU with favored odds to win under 10 games.
Regular Season Wins Alabama:
- Over 10 ½ -160
- Under 10 ½ +140
Regular Season Wins LSU:
- Under 9 ½ -175
- Over 9 ½ +155
Sports bettors clearly don’t believe in LSU to be as successful this season.
But heading into last season LSU was a surprise as well. This shows that betting the underdog isn’t always a bad bet.
You can win big taking action on the longshot odds as there is no such thing as a sure bet.
After graduating from Florida State University with a degree in creative writing, Giovanni spent his professional career writing short stories for online journals. Now at USAOnlineSportsbooks, you can find him keeping fans up to date on their favorite teams best betting odds. Giovanni still tries to incorporate his passion for storytelling through the perspective of sports betting.