The 2021 college football season is closer than it may appear. SportsLine took an according approach, recently revealing its updated 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship odds.

With spring camp largely complete, the offseason turns a page and the picture becomes a bit clearer regarding which programs are contenders. Just this past Sunday, 247Sports unveiled its updated rankings, where it held a post-spring vote on the top 25 teams.

For starters, Alabama is in the midst of a reload after it saw a record eight players selected through the 2021 NFL Draft’s first two rounds April 29 and 30. The Crimson Tide figure to be a player again in 2021-22, but as an SEC source told 247Sports’ Josh Pate, title-hungry teams across the conference — and country — should take aim at dethroning head coach Nick Saban’s dynasty while they can.

“If someone down here is gonna bite Bama they’d better do it this year,” Pate’s source said.

Get the fastest scores, stats, news, LIVE videos, and more. CLICK HERE to download the CBS Sports Mobile App and get the latest on your team today.

As Alabama gets set to defend its 2021 national championship, here is a top-eight look at the updated title odds from SportsLine.

[Read More…]