Will Alabama finally be tested this season during Saturday night’s battle vs. Mizzou?
On paper, it would at least appear Drew Lock and the Tigers’ passing attack could present issues for a Crimson Tide secondary playing its first game without starting cornerback Trevon Diggs, who’s out indefinitely with a broken foot.
Mizzou coach Barry Odom and Alabama’s Nick Saban have previewed this weekend’s matchup and media members covering both teams have weighed in with hot takes. Alabama is beating opponents by a nation-leading 40 points per game this season while the Tigers have underachieved and lost last week’s game at South Carolina, 37-35.
Here’s what they’re saying about one of the SEC’s biggest games in Week 7: