It’s safe to say USC, or at least the school’s bookstore, is confidently looking forward to the Trojans’ Week 1 matchup with Alabama.

If the tears start rolling in Dallas, it would be a major upset. Vegas Insider currently lists Alabama as 10.5-point favorites over USC for the kickoff showdown at Jerry World.

USC coach Clay Helton recently said he thinks about the game every night until he falls asleep.

Alabama is 6-0 against opening week Power 5 foes at neutral sites under coach Nick Saban.