Led by freshman QB Jalen Hurts, the Alabama Crimson Tide go into the Iron Bowl against the Auburn Tigers as a double-digit betting favorite for the seventh time in the last nine seasons.
The top-ranked Crimson Tide, who are seeking their first undefeated regular season since 2009, are listed as 17-point favorites against the Tigers, with a 46.5 total, at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
Alabama is 6-2 against the spread in its last eight home games, as well as 4-1 straight-up and ATS in its last five games against Auburn. The spoiler-minded Tigers, whose defense is ranked in the top 10 of the country, are 9-3 ATS over their last 12 games.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are the 6.5-point favorite against the Michigan Wolverines with a 45.5 total. Michigan is 2-7 ATS in its last nine games against Ohio State. Ohio State is 9-0 SU in its last nine home games after consecutive road games.
The Washington Huskies are favored by six points on the road against the Washington State Cougars, with a 64 total in this Friday matchup. Washington is 0-4 ATS in its last four games after winning the previous game in a matchup. Washington State is 7-1 SU in its last eight Pac-12 games.
The Florida State Seminoles are the seven-point favorite against the Florida Gators with a 45.5 total. The visiting team is 4-1 SU and 5-0 ATS in its last five games in this matchup. Florida State is 5-2 ATS in its last seven home games after winning their most recent home game.
The Penn State Nittany Lions are the 12.5-point favorite against the Michigan State Spartans, with a 54.5 total. Michigan State is 12-3-1 ATS in its last 16 road games against teams with winning records. Penn State is 7-1 SU in its last eight home games against teams with losing records.
The Colorado Buffaloes are favored by 10 points against the Utah Utes with a 53 total. Utah is coming off a two-point loss against Oregon but is 6-1 SU in its last seven games after a loss. Colorado is 11-1 ATS in its last 12 games.
The Clemson Tigers are favored by 24 against the in-state rival South Carolina Gamecocks with a 50 total. South Carolina is 5-2 SU and 6-1 ATS in its last seven games against Clemson. Clemson is 1-5 ATS in its last six home games against teams with winning records.
And the LSU Tigers are favored by 6.5 points for those that gamble online against the Texas A&M Aggies with a 48 total for their matchup on Thursday. LSU is 5-0 SU and ATS in its last five games against Texas A&M. Texas A&M is 2-7 SU in its last nine games on a Thursday.