The No. 8 Alabama Crimson Tide (9-2) and the Auburn Tigers (5-6) square off in the 2022 edition of the Iron Bowl.
Alabama vs. Auburn Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 22.5 points, with bookmakers listing Alabama as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Alabama has -2195 odds to pick up the win, while Auburn is listed at +1001 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 50 points.
How to Watch Alabama vs. Auburn Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, November 26, 2022
- Game Time: 3:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: CBS
- Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
- Stadium: Bryant-Denny Stadium
Alabama has been a tough matchup for opposing teams, ranking top-25 in both total offense (17th-best with 472.0 yards per game) and total defense (14th-best with 303.7 yards allowed per game) this year. Alabama has been clicking on all fronts this year, as they rank fifth-best in scoring offense (40.0 points per game) and 11th-best in scoring defense (17.2 points allowed per game). Offensively, Alabama ranks 27th in the FBS with 272.4 passing yards per game. Meanwhile, the defense ranks 31st in passing yards allowed per contest (195.9). Alabama has been making things happen on both sides of the ball in the running game this season, ranking 23rd-best in rushing offense (199.6 rushing yards per game) and 15th-best in rushing defense (107.8 rushing yards allowed per game). Alabama owns the 29th-ranked offense this season in terms of third-down efficiency (45.1% conversion rate), and has been better on defense, ranking 12th-best with a 29.7% third-down percentage allowed. With 10 forced turnovers (119th in the FBS) against 15 turnovers committed (57th in the FBS), Alabama (-5) has the 100th-ranked turnover margin in college football.
With 377.0 total yards per game on the offensive side of the ball, Auburn ranks 78th in the FBS in 2022. Defensively, it ranks 76th, allowing 384.3 total yards per game. Auburn ranks 89th in the FBS with 24.5 points per contest on offense, and it ranks 86th with 27.7 points allowed per game on defense. Auburn’s passing game has been sputtering, ranking 17th-worst in the FBS with 181.4 passing yards per game. It has been better defensively, allowing 210.7 passing yards per contest (48th-ranked). From an offensive perspective, Auburn is accumulating 195.6 rushing yards per contest (29th-ranked). It ranks 95th in the FBS on the other side of the ball (173.5 rushing yards allowed per game). In terms of third-down efficiency, Auburn ranks 92nd in the FBS (36.4% third-down conversion percentage) and 97th on the other side of the ball (41.8% third-down rate allowed). At -8, Auburn sports the 100th-ranked turnover margin in the FBS, with 12 forced turnovers (105th in the FBS) and 20 turnovers committed (107th in the FBS).
Alabama vs. Auburn Betting Analysis
Alabama Betting Insights
Alabama has covered the spread five times in 11 games with a set spread. Alabama is 3-2 ATS when playing as at least 22.5-point favorites. Alabama games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under four times this season. The Crimson Tide have won 71.4% of the games this season when they were the moneyline favorite (5-2). The Crimson Tide have played as a moneyline favorite of -2195 or shorter in only one game this season, which they won.
Tigers Betting Insights
Auburn have registered a 5-6-0 record against the spread this year. Auburn has yet to cover a spread when playing as at least 22.5-point underdogs (0-1). Auburn’s games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under seven times this season. This season, the Tigers have been listed as the underdog in six games and failed to win any of those contests. The Tigers have played as an underdog of +1001 or more once this season and lost that game.
Alabama vs. Auburn Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||60.7||58.9||62.8|
|Implied Total AVG||43.8||48.2||38.6|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||5-2||2-0||3-2|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||0-0||0-0||0-0|
|Point Total AVG||51.0||50.8||51.8|
|Implied Total AVG||32.1||30.9||35.3|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||5-0||5-0||0-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||0-6||0-3||0-3|
Players to Watch
- DeMarcco Hellams has helped lead the Crimson Tide’s defense with 74 tackles, 3.0 TFL, one sack, and one interception in 11 games.
- Will Anderson Jr. has helped lead the Crimson Tide’s defense with 8.0 sacks to go along with 11.0 TFL, 42 tackles, and one interception in 11 games.
- Brian Branch has helped lead the Crimson Tide’s defense with one interception to go along with 57 tackles, 6.0 TFL, two sacks, and one pass defended in 11 games.
- Henry To’o To’o, as part of the Crimson Tide’s defensive unit, has recorded 2.0 sacks to go with 6.0 TFL and 66 tackles in 11 games.
- On defense, Derick Hall has helped keep opposing offenses in check with one interception to go with 47 tackles, 7.0 TFL, 6.5 sacks, and one pass defended in 11 games.
- Colby Wooden has been causing chaos on defense, recording 34 tackles, 7.0 TFL, and six sacks for the Tigers.
- Owen Pappoe has been doing his part on defense, registering 2.5 sacks to go with 3.0 TFL and 68 tackles for the Tigers.
- Keionte Scott has recorded one interception to go with 43 tackles, 3.0 TFL, one sack, and one pass defended In 11 games for the Tigers.
Alabama vs. Auburn Predictions and Pick
Alabama vs. Auburn betting card
- Pick ATS:
Crimson Tide (-22.5)
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Our pick to win this matchup is Alabama, and we predict that Alabama will cover the spread (Alabama -22.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 50 points.