The Alabama Crimson Tide reclaimed the title of being the program ranked below the Oklahoma Sooners, capturing a 27-11 win over the Penn State Nittany Lions as 10-point road favorites Saturday.
LSU dropped a notched after posting a 49-3 win over non-FBS opponent Northwestern State, failing to cover as 49-point home favorites.
The Tigers have an opportunity of leap-frogging the Crimson Tide again if they are able to pull off a road win in their SEC-opener Thursday night against the No. 25 Mississippi State Bulldogs.
Let's take a closer look at the upcoming week from a betting perspective.