The 2022 college football season is right around the corner, and there are investments that can be made right now that can pay off in a big way after the end of the regular season. Caesars Sportsbook has released over/under win totals for every SEC team, which has set the tone for “talkin’ season” and game-by-game predictions.
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To the surprise of nobody, Georgia and Alabama have lofty expectations after the Bulldogs topped the Crimson Tide in January in the College Football Playoff National Championship. They are the only two teams in the SEC that are expected to top the double-digit win mark according to oddsmakers.
Where does every team in the conference stand? Here are the regular season win totals and our summer picks that are subject to change between now and the start of the season.
Over/under 11 wins
Wins: Utah State, at Texas, UL-Monroe, Vanderbilt, at Arkansas, Texas A&M, at Tennessee, Mississippi State, at LSU, at Ole Miss, Austin Peay, AuburnLosses: None
Analysis: The Crimson Tide revenge tour will roll into Atlanta in December with an unblemished record and a CFP appearance there for the taking. The game at Texas in Week 2 won’t be the challenge that some think, and the home game vs. Texas A&M and coach Jimbo Fisher won’t be a nail-biter as was the case last year. Alabama has the two best players in college football (quarterback Bryce Young and edge rusher Will Anderson Jr.), and a schedule that sets up well for a title run. Pick: Over 11 (-140)
Over/under 7 wins
Wins: Cincinnati, South Carolina, Missouri State, vs. Texas A&M, Liberty, LSU, Ole Miss, at MissouriLosses: Alabama, at Mississippi State, at BYU, at Auburn
Analysis: Coach Sam Pittman will enter his third season in Fayetteville, Arkansas, with plenty of hype after a successful 2021 season that saw the Razorbacks go 9-4. They’ll start out strong with four straight wins, but a…