Alabama is dominating on the field and in the polls, so why not in Las Vegas, too? Sporting News has an article about how the Tide is a constant betting-line favorite.
One the more interesting items in the piece: Las Vegas has had Alabama tabbed as the favorite 36 straight times and 49 of its last 50 games. The only exception: the 2009 SEC Championship Game against Florida, which Alabama won 32-13.
Click here for the article, but we’ve got a small teaser for you:
Las Vegas oddsmaker Ed Salmons has been making college football power ratings and point spreads for decades, and is acknowledged as one of the sharpest bookmakers in town by his colleagues.
He believes the 2012 Alabama Crimson Tide is the most powerful team of his career.