ESPN College GameDay predictions for No. 5 Alabama vs. Mississippi State football
Athens, Georgia, was the site of ESPN "College GameDay" on Saturday ahead of the game between Georgia and Kentucky.
During the show's prediction segment, one of the games they discussed was Alabama vs. Mississippi State, which is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. CT on Saturday.
"College GameDay" is hosted by Rece Davis and includes analysts Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, David Pollack and Lee Corso.
ESPN College GameDay picks for Mississippi State, Alabama football
Desmond Howard picked Alabama.
Kirk Herbstreit picked Alabama.
Lee Corso picked Alabama.
Celebrity guest picker Jeff Foxworthy picked Alabama.
"This one's over quicker than a pizza disappears at a Weight Watchers convention," Foxworthy said. "This is all Alabama."
"Alabama wins close, real, real close," Corso said.
"Mississippi State can't run the ball," Herbstreit said. "That's why the Alabama defense will play better than they did a week ago. I think Alabama has got to fix a lot of issues on the communication on defense, and they will today against Mississippi State."
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ESPN "College GameDay" airs each Saturday morning during the college football season from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. CT on ESPN and ESPNU.
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