Notre Dame Fighting Irish versus Alabama Crimson Tide BCS Championship NCAA Football Betting Preview

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The 12-0 Notre Dame Fighting Irish will do battle with the 12-1 Alabama Crimson Tide in the BCS Championship Game from NCAA college football on Monday night January 7th. The Fighting Irish and Crimson Time will begin from Miami Florida at 8:30PM Eastern Time and ESPN TV will provide coverage.

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The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the Alabama Crimson Tide favored by -9 ½ points and the total is coming in at 41 points. A money line wager on the Alabama Crimson Tide will return -330 odds. Bettors who believe that the Notre Dame Fighting Irish can win straight up in the BCS Title game can take back +270 odds for their money line wager.

This is a showdown for the National Championship between two outstanding defenses. Alabama is the number one ranked defense in all of college football by allowing 246 yards a game. The Crimson Tide is second against the pass and first against the run. Alabama gives up ten points a game but so does Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish is the sixth rated defense in college football by allowing 286 yards a game. They defend the run and pass both very well. The best defense the Fighting Irish faced this season was BYU and Michigan St. Notre Dame beat BYU 17-14 at home and the Fighting Irish wins at Michigan St 20-3. The best defensive team faced by Alabama this season was the LSU Tigers and it was the Crimson Tide posting the 21-17 road win. The Crimson Tide has the experience edge at quarterback as junior A.J. McCarron threw for 26 touchdowns and 3 interceptions. McCarron was under center last year when the Alabama Crimson Tide beat the LSU Tigers in the BCS Championship Game last year by the score of 21-0 as a -2 ½ point favorite. Ironically the total was lined at tonight’s total of 41 points. In the title game last season McCarron threw for 234 yards on 23 of 34 pass completions. The Crimson Tide’s defense in the title game last season allowed LSU just 92 rushing yards and 39 on the ground.

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