The public likes the Crimson Tide to win it all this year.
Alabama is the likely preseason No. 1 and the betting favorite to win it all according to most sportsbooks.
The betting public apparently likes the favorite, too.
Alabama has the most money on it to win the national title this year.
Here are the top-five teams, per ESPN’s David Purdham.
Most money bet to win college national title @LVSuperBook:
2. Ohio St
3. Florida St
5. Penn St
— David Payne Purdum (@DavidPurdum) July 16, 2017
Alabama and Florida State are set to open the 2017 college football season on Sept. 2 in Atlanta.