Alabama Football: Three Bold Predictions for Bama-USM

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The University of Southern Mississippi  (2-1) takes on No.2 Alabama (3-0, 1-0 SEC) football at Bryant Denny Stadium Saturday 11 a.m. The Crimson Tide seeks to bounce back into championship form.

Southern Miss arrives in Tuscaloosa at the right time for a greedy, fuming Alabama football team. After the Alabama Crimson Tide SEC opener, more questions emerged rather than were answered.

Alabama football fans left with two critical takeaways from the South Carolina game. Either you beamed ear to ear about Tua, Sarkisian and a vibrant, yet flawed offense or you were genuinely perplexed about the matador defense while weeping in your adult beverage of choice.

As always, Alabama football head coach, Nick Saban is adamant about the team playing a complete game. The iconic coach is never satisfied unless he believes the team played up to his program’s high-level expectations.

As the Crimson Tide works toward accomplishing Nick Saban’s goals, here are three BOLD predictions for Saturday’s contest.