Alabama vs Auburn prediction, game preview, how to watch: Saturday, November 27
Alabama vs Auburn How To Watch
Date: Saturday, November 27
Game Time: 3:30 ET
Venue: Jordan-Hare Stadium, Auburn, AL
How To Watch: CBS
Record: Alabama (10-1), Auburn (6-5)
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Alabama vs Auburn Game Preview
Why Alabama Will Win
Auburn is struggling.
It was terrific for most of the season – losing at Penn State and against Georgia are hardly anything to yell about – but the O didn’t go against Texas A&M, the D didn’t do enough against Mississippi State, and losing to South Carolina isn’t a plus no matter what.
It’s not like the Tigers are playing all that poorly, and it’s not like there’s any massive issue like turnovers, but it’s simply been a rough patch in a That’s Life In The SEC sort of way.
However, the secondary has been a tad shaky.
Everyone will give up big yards to Mississippi State and Ole Miss, but the pass D allowed a few too many big things against South Carolina. Auburn allowed 13 touchdown passes in the five losses and six in the six wins.
Alabama should be able to move the ball however it wants to, but coming off a 559-yard passing day against Arkansas, Bryce Young and the lads are going to start bombing away early.
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Why Auburn Will Win
Alabama has this weird habit of not being able to put games away all that easily. Out of the seven SEC games so far, two were blowouts, one was a loss, and the rest were a fight.
New Mexico State doesn’t count, but ever since blowing away Mississippi State it’s been a struggle.
The 52-24 final score against Tennessee was great, but that was still a thing into the second half. LSU ran for six yards and Bama had to…