ESPN’s Early Prediction For The Alabama-LSU Game

first_imgA wide-action shot of the crowd at an LSU game.BATON ROUGE, LA – SEPTEMBER 19: Fans watch during the game between the Louisiana State University Tigers and the University of Louisiana-Lafatette Ragin’ Cajuns at Tiger Stadium on September 19, 2009 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)The biggest game of the college football regular season is now less than a week away, as No. 1 Alabama is set to face No. 4 LSU at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, La. on Saturday night.Both the Crimson Tide and the Tigers were off this week, giving Nick Saban and Ed Orgeron extra time to prepare for the major showdown.ESPN has made its early prediction for the game.Unsurprisingly, it likes the Crimson Tide.ESPN’s computer model believes that Alabama is practically a guaranteed win. The computer model gives the Crimson Tide a 78.6 percent chance to win the game against LSU.Alabama and LSU are set to meet at 8 p.m. E.T. on Saturday.The game will be on CBS.last_img read more