On September 1, Nick Saban will begin his 12th season as Alabama’s head football coach and will have the opportunity to equal Paul “Bear” Bryant mark of six national championship at Alabama and surpass him with a total of seven national championships.

As college football teams across American prepare for summer workouts, oddsmakers in Las Vegas are getting a sense of how the 2018 season could play out on the betting lines.

According to one Vegas expert, the Crimson Tide has an excellent shot at running the table in the regular season.

In an article at seccountry.com, Brian Edwards believes that the Crimson Tide will go 12-0 and could be a double digit favorite in nearly every game this season.

On Wednesday’s edition of The Blitz, former Alabama fullback Martin Houston examined the SEC Country article and elaborated on Alabama’s fortunes for 2018.

The former Crimson Tide fullback studied the various dynamics involving opponents on Alabama’s schedule, if they can make the playoffs with one loss and whether they can make the College Football Playoff without making the SEC Championship Game.

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