Alabama vs. Kansas State Odds, Picks: Sugar Bowl Spread & Total College Football Predictions (Saturday)
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- Alabama vs. Kansas State odds show the Crimson Tide as 7-point spread favorites against the Wildcats for the 2022 Sugar Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 31.
- In addition, live college football odds identify the latest Alabama vs. Kansas State over/under at 56 as well.
- Continue reading to see Alabama vs. Kansas State spread and over/under picks for Saturday's Sugar Bowl.
Alabama vs. Kansas State Odds & Picks
|Kansas State Odds||+7|
|Date||Saturday, Dec. 31|
|Time||12 p.m. ET|
*Odds as of Saturday morning
College football fans and bettors are used to seeing Alabama play on New Year’s Eve, but this year is a little different.
The Crimson Tide take on the Kansas State State Wildcats in the 2022 Sugar Bowl instead of a College Football Playoff semifinal, which has been the norm for Nick Saban’s program.
As a result, motivation could be a factor for a team that always expects to be in the national championship picture, but isn’t this year, especially as a favorite.
To ensure we’re not going too far down the narrative rabbit hole to make our college football picks, let’s rely on data, and data alone.
To do this, I looked at the Action Network’s College Football PRO Projections, which are showing valuable betting opportunities on both the spread and total for Alabama vs. Kansas State in Saturday’s Sugar Bowl.
Alabama vs. Kansas State Predictions
Let’s start with the Alabama vs. Kansas State spread.
The Wildcats are 7-point underdogs against the Crimson Tide based on the latest college football odds, but that line appears to be a bit too long.