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The Alabama vs. Georgia Spread Has Already Moved 3 Points

A closeup of Kirby Smart wearing a Georgia Bulldogs visor.

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 08: Head coach Kirby Smart of the Georgia Bulldogs looks on during the third quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Alabama and Georgia will square off in the SEC title game on Saturday, which is a rematch of last year's national championship contest. It appears a lot of people are betting on the Crimson Tide.

Sunday, Alabama opened as a 10.5-point favorite in a number of books - including betonline.ag. As-of Monday morning, the spread had already moved three points.

At the moment, Alabama is a 13.5-point favorite to win. That likely means that so many people were betting on the Crimson Tide to cover, they widened the spread.

This isn't a surprise - Alabama has dominated every opponent it has faced this year.

Alabama, at the moment, is the No. 1 team in every poll - including the College Football Playoff rankings.

It's probable, if not possible, that Alabama could lose to Georgia on Saturday and still wind up in the playoff. In that case, both teams would probably make it in.

That would be bad news for both Oklahoma and Ohio State. The game kicks off at 4:00 PM ET on CBS.