The 24-point betting line favoring Alabama for this year’s Iron Bowl raised some eyebrows considering Auburn is ranked in the AP Top 25 and College Football Playoff selection committee poll. The folks in Vegas know what they’re doing.

The first half of the 2020 Iron Bowl has been all Alabama with the Tide leading 21-3. As you might expect, the media reaction has focused on Mac Jones’ performance, which is sure to boost his standing in the Heisman Trophy race. Some of the media folks are ready to give Jones the stiff-arm trophy.

The Alabama offense isn’t having any issues with offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian juggling head coaching duties. Jones and company have 222 yards already, (174 passing, 48 rushing).

Here’s a small sample of what the media is saying: