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Bowl Season

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Texas vs. Alabama
Thursday 01/07 08:10 PM Eastern
5 units on Texas +4 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

BCS National Championship Game - Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA. Which of these two teams will remain unbeaten after this game? The oddsmakers and the public believe it will be th...

06

Troy at Central Michigan
Wednesday 01/06 07:10 PM Eastern
3 units on Central Michigan -3 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

GMAC Bowl - Ladd Peebles Stadium, Mobile, AL. The Troy Trojans will be making their second consecutive Bowl appearance, after losing to Southern Miss a year ago. They certainly ...

05

Iowa vs. Georgia Tech
Tuesday 01/05 08:10 PM Eastern
3 units on Iowa +180 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 5.4)

FedEx Orange Bowl - Land Shark Stadium, Miami, FL.  There is nothing like backing a defensive team in a Bowl game. Looking at this Iowa defense, they are top 10 in yar...

05

Iowa vs. Georgia Tech
Tuesday 01/05 08:05 PM Eastern
5 units on Iowa +5.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

FedEx Orange Bowl - Land Shark Stadium, Miami, FL. The public loves offense but your pocketbook should love defense. This is a vicious Iowa defense that has speed on the wh...

02

Arkansas vs. E. Carolina
Saturday 01/02 05:30 PM Eastern
3 units on E. Carolina +7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Which of these two teams is more pumped to be here? The Arkansas Razorbacks, facing E. Carolina? Or E. Carolina getting to test their mettle against an SEC powerhouse? Yeah, the...

02

N. Illinois vs. S. Florida
Saturday 01/02 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on N. Illinois +7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total OVER 49 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

International Bowl - Rogers Centre - Toronto, Canada. NIU is looking to avoid their third straight Bowl loss. Meanwhile, S. Florida is awash in controversy surrounding the alleg...

01

Ohio State vs. Oregon
Friday 01/01 05:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Ohio State +165 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 5)

Rose Bowl - Pasadena, CA. While the oddsmakers have given Oregon the edge in this game, I give it to the Buckeyes. They have a stifling defense and we have seen high-scorin...

01

Ohio State vs. Oregon
Friday 01/01 05:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Ohio State +4.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Rose Bowl - Pasadena, CA. The 96th edition of the Rose Bowl features Ohio State and Oregon. The Buckeyes enter here at 10-2 and are off of five straight wins to close out the se...

01

L S U vs. Penn State
Friday 01/01 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 43 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Capitol One Bowl - Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium - Orlando, FL. This game has been billed as two top defenses battling for field position. It's supposed to be very low scoring...

01

Northwestern vs. Auburn
Friday 01/01 11:00 AM Eastern
4 units on Northwestern +9 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Outback Bowl - Raymond James Stadium - Tampa, FL. Northwestern closed the season strong by winning two of their last three games with two of those wins coming against nationally...

31

Navy vs. Missouri
Thursday 12/31 03:35 PM Eastern
3 units on Navy +220 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 6.6)

Texas Bowl - Reliant Stadium - Houston, TX. This is a great spot for Navy as they couldn't have hoped for a better Bowl game to be in. Navy recruits heavily in the state of ...

31

Navy vs. Missouri
Thursday 12/31 03:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Navy +6.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Texas Bowl - Reliant Stadium - Houston, TX. This is a very difficult spot for the Tigers. They have a lot of young players and will be facing a Military Academy for the first ti...

31

Stanford vs. Oklahoma
Thursday 12/31 02:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Stanford +10 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Sun Bowl - Sun Bowl Stadium - El Paso, TX. Sam Bradford's early exit to the season crushed bigger hopes for Oklahoma this season. Instead of playing in a big Bowl game, they...

31

Air Force at Houston
Thursday 12/31 12:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Air Force +170 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 5.1)

Houston went 6-0 at home this season but they are just 4-3 on the road, allowing 36.1 points per game. They own a horrible run defense and so will struggle to slow down the Air ...

31

Air Force vs. Houston
Thursday 12/31 12:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Air Force +5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Armed Forces Bowl - Amon Carter Stadium - Fort Worth, TX. These two teams met in this same Bowl last season with Houston winning by 6 points. Now it's Air Force's turn. ...

30

Arizona vs. Nebraska
Wednesday 12/30 08:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Nebraska +1 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Holiday Bowl - Qualcomm Stadium - San Diego, CA. Behind the best player in the country, Ndamukong Suh, the Cornhuskers have a !GOOD1! defense - something the Arizona Wildcats ha...

30

Bowling Green vs. Idaho
Wednesday 12/30 04:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 68.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Humanitarian Bowl - Bronco Stadium - Boise, ID. Going back to the beginning of the season, the Idaho Vandals are the last team anyone thought would be playing in a Bowl game. Th...

29

Wisconsin vs. Miami
Tuesday 12/29 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami -3 (-120) (risk 3 to win 2.5)

Champs Sports Bowl - Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium - Orlando, FL. The Hurricanes get to play in their home state here. The Hurricanes’ program is back on the rise and this w...

29

U C L A vs. Temple
Tuesday 12/29 04:30 PM Eastern
3 units on U C L A -3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

EagleBank Bowl - RFK Stadium - Washington, DC. This is Temple's first Bowl game in 30 years. They should be pumped, but will it be enough vs. UCLA? I don't think so. The...

28

Texas A & M vs. Georgia
Monday 12/28 05:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 66.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Independence Bowl - Independence Stadium - Shreveport, LA. The Texas A&M Aggies have made great strides, especially on offense. In their season finale, they hung 39 on #2 Te...

27

Kentucky at Clemson
Sunday 12/27 08:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Kentucky +7 (-120) (risk 4 to win 3.3)

Music City Bowl - LP Field - Nashville, TN. Both of these teams had their sights set higher than this Bowl game but Clemson has to be the more dissapointed team as they were sup...

26

Boston College vs. U S C
Saturday 12/26 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston College +9.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Emerald Bowl- AT&T Park - San Francisco, CA. The team with the most disappointing season this year in NCAAF has to be the USC Trojans. The Trojans were one of the teams pick...

26

North Carolina vs. Pittsburgh
Saturday 12/26 04:30 PM Eastern
4 units on North Carolina +2.5 (-105) (risk 4 to win 3.8)

Mieneke Car Car Bowl - Bank of America Stadium - Charlotte, NC. Bowl results very often come down to motivational factors. The Pittsburgh Panthers have really taken a step down ...

26

Marshall vs. Ohio
Saturday 12/26 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Marshall +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Little Caesars Pizza Bowl - Ford Field - Detroit, MI. This will be the fourth-ever Bowl appearance for Ohio. Unfortunately for the Bobcats, they have yet to win one. The fact is...

24

S M U vs. Nevada
Thursday 12/24 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on S M U +15 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Hawaii Bowl - Aloha Stadium - Honolulu, HI. Who's more motivated for this one? This will be the fifth-consecutive Bowl appearance by the Wolfpack. They get a less-than-e...

23

Utah vs. California
Wednesday 12/23 08:05 PM Eastern
2 units on Utah +150 (moneyline) (risk 2 to win 3)

POINSETTIA BOWL - Qualcomm Stadium - San Diego, CA. If there is a team that is capable of a no-show in the Bowl season, it would be California. This is a team that lost four gam...

23

Utah vs. California
Wednesday 12/23 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah +4 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

POINSETTIA BOWL - Qualcomm Stadium - San Diego, CA. The Utes have the longest Bowl winning streak of any team in college football, stringing together eight consecutive wins. Cal...

19

Central Florida vs. Rutgers
Saturday 12/19 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Rutgers -2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

St. Petersburg Bowl - Tropicana Field - St. Petersburg, FLA. The Central Florida Knights are looking for their first-ever Bowl win as they take on Rutgers. The difference in thi...

19

Wyoming vs. Fresno State
Saturday 12/19 04:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Wyoming +11 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

New Mexico Bowl - University Stadium - Albuquerque, NM. Fresno State will be making their 10th Bowl appearance in the last 11 years, and their second straight trip to the New Me...

Week 15

12

Army vs. Navy
Saturday 12/12 02:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 41 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is one of the greatest rivalries in all of sports, entering its 110th edition. Army has more at stake here than beating their arch-rival. A win makes them Bowl eligible and...

Week 14

05

California at Washington
Saturday 12/05 06:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 58 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The fact that Cal is just a TD favorite over Washington here says a lot about both teams. California was ranked 12th in the nation to start the season and was supposed to challe...

05

Florida vs. Alabama
Saturday 12/05 04:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 41 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The most anticipated game of the year is here with #1 Florida taking on #2 Alabama. This game may make the National Championship game pale in comparison. The winner gets to play...

05

Houston at E. Carolina
Saturday 12/05 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on E. Carolina +3 (-115) (risk 3 to win 2.6)

E. Carolina defends their CUSA championship in this game against the high-flying Cougars. While Houston's offense can certainly get it done, their defense is among the worst...

05

W. Virginia at Rutgers
Saturday 12/05 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on W. Virginia +1.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

West Virginia opened as a 2.5 point favorite but now find themselves getting points in this game. I think the oddsmakers had it right the first time. The Mountaineers aren't...

04

Ohio vs. C. Michigan
Friday 12/04 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 53 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Dan LeFevour is the MAC's all-0time leader in passing yards and he is the main reason the Chippewas are double-digit favorites here. His team scored 34.2 points per game thi...

Week 13

28

Navy at Hawaii
Saturday 11/28 10:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Navy -9.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Hawaii has won three straight which keeps this line down. But, wins over San Jose State, New Mexico State and Utah State don't equate tell us a whole lot about what the...

28

Georgia at Georgia Tech
Saturday 11/28 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Georgia Tech -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Many thought that Georgia Tech would be a mess this year, running the option in the ACC. Now almost two seasons after it was implemented, we haven't heard a word about it. A...

28

Arkansas at L S U
Saturday 11/28 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 53.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Razorbacks have a big-time offense. They have averaged 48.5 ppg in their last four games. But those points came against the likes of E. Michigan, Troy and Mississippi S...

28

Virginia Tech at Virginia
Saturday 11/28 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 42 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is not the prototypical Frank Beamer-type team. They have been more offensive this season than defense. The defense, which has been good of late against some poor offenses,...

28

North Texas at Arkansas State
Saturday 11/28 03:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Arkansas State -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It's been a very disappointing year for Arkansas State, a team that was supposed to contend with Troy for the Sun Belt Championship. They played Troy early and lost a heartb...

27

Northern Illinois at Central Michigan
Friday 11/27 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Northern Illinois +13 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 50.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Central Michigan has locked up the MAC West at 7-0 and will be likely playing 7-0 Temple for the MAC Title. The Huskies have had a good year at 7-4, and an eighth win could be e...

Week 12

21

Colorado State at New Mexico
Saturday 11/21 06:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Colorado State -4 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It hasn't been a great year for the Rams, but for New Mexico it has been a pure nightmare as they still have not put one in the win column. The Lobos’ offense is ...

21

Arkansas State at Middle Tennessee State
Saturday 11/21 04:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Arkansas State +10 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It has been a disappointing season for the Red Wolves who were supposed to contend with Troy for the Sun Belt Title. Instead they are starring down at just one conference win, a...

21

Air Force at B Y U
Saturday 11/21 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Air Force +10 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Cougars looked like a BCS contender when they shocked Oklahoma 14-13 in the season opener. The shine has come off as the Sooners proved to be a much lesser team than mo...

21

Iowa State at Missouri
Saturday 11/21 02:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Iowa State +14.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Missouri has had a dissapointing season. With six wins and a 2-4 conference record, their fate has pretty much been determined. They are Bowl eligible already but have no chance...

21

Memphis at Houston
Saturday 11/21 01:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Houston -23.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Cougars have the most explosive offense in football. Where they have struggled this season is when a !GOOD1! offensive team can take advantage of their poor defense and scor...

21

Mississippi State at Arkansas
Saturday 11/21 12:20 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 60.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Fresh in the minds of many is the 63 points Arkansas put up on Eastern Michigan. Then they played a decent Troy team and hung a 56 on them. So, those games are pushing this...

21

North Carolina at Boston College
Saturday 11/21 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total OVER 38.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

North Carolina started the season with their first three significant games vs. Connecticut, Virginia and Georgia Tech scoring a total of 22 points. The defense was equally stout...

19

Colorado at Oklahoma State
Thursday 11/19 12:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Oklahoma State -17 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

How bad is it in Colorado? Really bad. No one but the clueless Colorado AD has any confidence in Dan Hawkins anymore. His record speaks for himself and the Buffs simply can'...

Week 11

18

Central Michigan at Ball State
Wednesday 11/18 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 50 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Central Michigan has a big date next week with Northern Illinois which could determine the team that plays Temple for the MAC Title. I wouldn't look for them to expend much ...

14

Troy at Arkansas
Saturday 11/14 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 66.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

I have to believe that this total has been posted so high because the Razorbacks offense hung 63 on Eastern Michigan. That makes the offense vs. a Sun Belt foe look appealing fo...

14

Arizona at California
Saturday 11/14 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 55.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This California offense has exploded for some big games as they have scored 45+ in four games this season. But, they have had their problems putting up points against the !GOOD2...

14

Boston College at Virginia
Saturday 11/14 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston College -4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Cavaliers own the second-worst offense in all of NCAA football (ahead of only New Mexico State). Virginia is averaging just 263 total yards of offense per game and over thei...

14

Washngton at Oregon State
Saturday 11/14 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Washngton +12 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 57.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

When the Huskies beat Idaho in week two this season, they snapped a 15-game losing streak. This is a team that hasn't won on the road since '07 when they won 27-9 at Sta...

14

San Jose State at Utah State
Saturday 11/14 03:00 PM Eastern
3 units on San Jose State +13 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah State is 2-7 on the season and they are laying nearly two touchdowns? This team has exactly one win over a FBS team on the season, and it was by the narrowest of margins as...

14

Houston at Central Florida
Saturday 11/14 12:10 PM Eastern
5 units on Houston -190 (moneyline) (risk 5 to win 2.6)

I also see a lot of value on the Cougars on the moneyline in this game. Houston's offense will be just too much here. The Cougars are putting up massive points on all comers...

14

Houston at Central Florida
Saturday 11/14 12:05 PM Eastern
3 units on Houston -4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is a big challenge for Central Florida as they have an offense that ranked dead last of all teams last year. They have moved up this season, but not by much as they rank&nb...

14

Clemson at N C State
Saturday 11/14 12:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Clemson -8 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Tigers have really gotten it together after a very weak start going 2-3 out of the gate. But, they have now run off four straight wins. Two of the losses - TCU by just 3 and...

12

South Florida at Rutgers
Thursday 11/12 07:45 PM Eastern
3 units on South Florida +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Both of these teams enter this one at 6-2 on the season, but Rutgers' record should have an asterisk by it. The Scarlet Knights have beaten Florida International, Howard and...

12

Bowling Green at Miami, Ohio
Thursday 11/12 06:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Bowling Green -3.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Red Hawks finally got a win a couple of weeks ago, but still enter this one at 1-8. They have been out-scored by an average of 17.7 points per game on the season. Their defe...

Week 10

07

Army at Air Force
Saturday 11/07 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Air Force -17 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Air Force delivered for us last week and I like them to do it again this week. After a shaky start, this team has only failed to cover the spread once in their last five games. ...

07

Florida State at Clemson
Saturday 11/07 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Clemson -8.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Florida State was supposed to be on an uptick, but the defense has been a no-show for the entire season. The ‘Noles have been scorched for 26+ in six of seven FBS games. W...

07

New Mexico at Utah
Saturday 11/07 06:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Utah -27.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Utah sits quiety at #14. I say quietly because they don't get much attention, despite a 7-1 record, with the only loss coming to what now appears to be a very good Oregon te...

07

U T E P at Tulane
Saturday 11/07 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on U T E P -275 (moneyline) (risk 4 to win 1.5)

Tulane is simply a very poor college football team. If you go back to last season, this team has just one win over a FBS team, and that was by the narrowest of margins as t...

07

Navy at Notre Dame
Saturday 11/07 02:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Navy +11 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Notre Dame is 5-2 with the two losses to USC and Michigan being close. Maybe the Fighting Irish are turning the corner back to respectability. Maybe they are really close - heck...

07

Baylor at Missouri
Saturday 11/07 02:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Baylor +14.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Missouri is elite and Baylor is not. Well, at least that's how the general public views this game. The fact is, Missouri is not great this year. In their four home games the...

07

Texas A & M at Colorado
Saturday 11/07 01:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Texas A & M -150 (moneyline) (risk 3 to win 2)

This is a huge game for the Aggies as they can become bowl eligible with a win. With two of their last three games remaining vs. Oklahoma and Texas, they certainly will be focus...

07

South Carolina at Arkansas
Saturday 11/07 12:20 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 53.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Razorbacks stand at 4-4 on the season. They have a potent offense and are off a game where they scored 63 points against a defensless Eastern Michigan team. Arkansas...

07

Northwestern at Iowa
Saturday 11/07 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Iowa -16 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

A lot of people are down on Iowa based on their performance last week. They were down 24-14 going into the fourth quarter vs. Indiana. They went on to win the game by 18 points,...

05

Eastern Michigan at Northern Illinois
Thursday 11/05 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Northern Illinois -21 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Northern Illinois Huskies sit at 3-1 in the MAC West, just a game behind Central Michigan and just one game from becoming eligible for a Bowl game. This certainly isn't ...

Week 9

03

Bowling Green at Buffalo
Tuesday 11/03 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Bowling Green +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The oddsmakers have basically rated this game even, with Buffalo getting a home-field nod in the betting line. But, are these teams really equal? Buffalo took a blow when their ...

31

Air Force at Colorado State
Saturday 10/31 04:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Air Force -6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Rams were supposed to struggle this year, but when they knocked off Colorado and Nevada early the expectations began to rise. Then reality set in. They have now lost five st...

31

U C L A at Oregon State
Saturday 10/31 04:00 PM Eastern
3 units on U C L A +10 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Bruins offense certainly isn't going to put many teams on notice, but the defense has been pretty good (better than Oregon State's). The Beavers have no right being ...

31

Western Kentucky at North Texas
Saturday 10/31 04:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Western Kentucky +11.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Western Kentucky has lost 21 straight games to FBS teams, while North Texas isn't much ahead of them at 2-17 over their last 19. I’m not sure under any circumstances a...

31

Georgia vs. Florida
Saturday 10/31 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Florida -15 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Gators are well on their way to a showdown in the SEC Championship game with Alabama, but still have some business to take care of as they will face the Georgia Bulldogs in ...

31

Miami at Wake Forest
Saturday 10/31 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Miami -7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hurricanes may not be up to the level of the National Championship teams of the past, but the program is definitely on an uptick, entering this one at 5-2. The Hurrican...

31

Nebraska at Baylor
Saturday 10/31 12:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Nebraska -13 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Cornhuskers have thrown up a pair of lemons in their last two outings, dropping games to Texas Tech and Iowa State as the offense was grounded. The good news for the Cornhus...

31

Mississippi at Auburn
Saturday 10/31 12:20 PM Eastern
3 units on Mississippi -4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Auburn offense looked like the real deal when they opened the season with four wins. They piled up the yardage and points, averaging 45.3 points per game in the process. But...

Week 8

24

Texas at Missouri
Saturday 10/24 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Texas -12.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is the perfect spot to go against Texas right? They just won their biggest game of the year - the one that most thought could keep them out of the National Championshi...

24

U N L V at New Mexico
Saturday 10/24 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on U N L V +1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The 2007 season ended for New Mexico on one of the highest high's in the program’s recent history. They notched a 23-0 Bowl win at University Stadium over Nevada. Sinc...

24

Washington State at California
Saturday 10/24 04:30 PM Eastern
3 units on California -35 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Cougars might have been able to move the ball against the likes of Hawaii and SMU in games where they averaged 25 points. But in their four Pac-10 games, they are ...

24

Akron at Syracuse
Saturday 10/24 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Syracuse -10 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Zips came into the Dome last year and put a pasting on the 'Cuse in a 42-28 victory. They put on an offensive clinic in that one, piling up 29 first downs and 478 total ...

24

Oklahoma at Kansas
Saturday 10/24 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Oklahoma -7.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

This line is surprisingly low to me. I believe the oddsmakers see a letdown spot for the Sooners after the disappointing three-point loss to Texas. But, after their 10-poin...

24

Northern Illinois at Miami Ohio
Saturday 10/24 01:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Northern Illinois -11 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Miami has had a season to forget as they enter this one with a futile 0-7 mark. They have managed to score just 71 points in the seven games, or just 10 per contest. And th...

24

Central Michigan at Bowling Green
Saturday 10/24 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Bowling Green +8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Chippewas boast the best overall record in the MAC at 6-0, as well as the best record in the Conference at 4-0. They will face a Bowling Green team that has suffered just on...

Week 7

21

Tulsa at U T E P
Wednesday 10/21 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Tulsa -8 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Golden Hurricane will bring the nation's leading offense into the Sun Bowl for a Conference USA clash on ESPN. Tulsa isn't quite as offensive as they have been in th...

17

Florida Atlantic at North Texas
Saturday 10/17 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Florida Atlantic +2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Looking at the Mean Green, they had their run early in the decade in the Sun Belt Conference. They certainly no longer resemble those teams. Since the ‘04-‘05 team t...

17

Stanford at Arizona
Saturday 10/17 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Stanford +4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Stanford program is back on its feet. The Cardinal won just one game four seasons ago. They built to four wins three seasons ago, and are coming off of their five win season...

17

Baylor at Iowa State
Saturday 10/17 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Baylor +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Baylor offense took a hit when QB Robert Griffin went down with an injury three weeks ago. But, replacement Nick Florence has put up similar numbers and has rushed for more ...

17

N. Illinois at Toledo
Saturday 10/17 07:00 PM Eastern
5 units on N. Illinois -230 (moneyline) (risk 5 to win 2.2)

The Glass Bowl has the reputation of being a lethal spot for opponents, but that was when Toledo was atop the MAC Conference. This certainly has not been the case recently. A st...

17

Troy at Florida International
Saturday 10/17 07:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Florida International +9.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

The Troy Trojans have been the team to beat in the Sun Belt Conference for the past few seasons. Their win over Arkansas State solidified their chances to get it done again this...

17

Minnesota at Penn State
Saturday 10/17 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Minnesota +17.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Nittany Lions have been back on the National map the last three years and will come into this one at 5-1. But there's some cause for concern for the Lions this season. T...

17

Mississippi State at Middle Tennessee
Saturday 10/17 12:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Middle Tennessee +4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Middle Tennessee State is no stranger to pulling off the upset over BCS Conference teams. They have already gone on the road this season and beat Maryland on the heels of beatin...

17

Iowa at Wisconsin
Saturday 10/17 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Iowa +3 (-120) (risk 3 to win 2.5)

This is an intriguing game. The Hawkeyes remain one of only eight unbeaten teams in NCAA Football. They've won ten straight games dating back to last season. They face the B...

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Ohio State at Purdue
Saturday 10/17 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Ohio State -13.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Buckeyes lost the battle of the stats last week in a big way against Wisconsin. They lost the first down battle 22-8 and were outgained by a 2-1 margin 368-184. They had the...

Week 6

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Arizona at Washington
Saturday 10/10 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 52 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Huskies went from a team that lost 15 straight games to finally getting in the win column vs. Idaho. Then they did the unthinkable in beating USC (a week 3 Upset A...

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B Y U at U N L V
Saturday 10/10 10:00 PM Eastern
3 units on U N L V +17 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

When BYU stunned Oklahoma on the road in week one, a preseason BCS Buster was looking like a team that could run the table. Then they met up with Florida State and were abruptly...

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Florida at L S U
Saturday 10/10 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Florida -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

All the talk in this one revolves around two things: the status of Tim Tebow and the dominance of LSU under the lights in Baton Rouge. I'll address the Tebow status first. T...

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Michigan at Iowa
Saturday 10/10 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Iowa -7.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Michigan is a much-improved team, but their miracle finish vs. Notre Dame at home has changed this team into something they are not, at least in the eyes of the public and ...

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Florida International at W. Kentucky
Saturday 10/10 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Florida International -5.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hilltoppers are new to this level of football, and they are taking some painful licks in the process. They have only had 18 games against BCS teams and have won just one, dr...

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Alabama at Mississippi
Saturday 10/10 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Mississippi +5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is a huge game for both teams, but moreso for the Rebels. Ranked in the top 10 to start the season, they started off with two big wins scoring 97 and allowing just 20 in th...

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Auburn at Arkansas
Saturday 10/10 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Arkansas +2.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 66 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

There were certainly questions about the Razorback defense after they gave up 52 to Georgia and 35 to Alabama in consecutive weeks. But, we saw Arkansas go on the road and hold ...

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Boston College at Virginia Tech
Saturday 10/10 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston College +13.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Hokies have recovered nicely since their opening game defeat to unbeaten Alabama by winning four straight. But question marks remain. This is a team that is trademarked...

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Eastern Michigan at Central Michigan
Saturday 10/10 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Game Total UNDER 54.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Eastern Michigan suffered a serious blow when QB Andy Schmitt went down for the season with an injury and they simply aren't the type of program that can pull another c...

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Purdue at Minnesota
Saturday 10/10 12:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Purdue +3.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

We were on Wisconsin last week when they upset Minnesota. Again I think this is a game in which the line has the Gophers overrated. They have struggled to a 3-2 mark that is fla...

Week 5

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Middle Tennessee State at Troy
Tuesday 10/06 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Middle Tennessee State +7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Troy has the potential to be a little flat in this game as they won a big game on the road their last time on the field vs. Arkansas State - the team that was supposed to challe...

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S M U at T C U
Saturday 10/03 08:00 PM Eastern
3 units on T C U -28 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This one should become very ugly. SMU has put up some offense with their run-and-shoot, but against some real weak defensive teams. And even against that weak competition,QB Bo ...

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Ohio State at Indiana
Saturday 10/03 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Ohio State -17.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

It has been a long time since the Indiana Hoosiers have beaten Ohio State. You have to go back to 1988 (over 20 years ago) to find the Hoosiers last win. Over the years Ohio Sta...

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Air Force at Navy
Saturday 10/03 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Navy -2.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

In this battle for the coveted Commander-in-Chief's Trophy, the Naval Academy has won six years in a row. While the Air Force holds a commanding 25-16 all-time edge in the s...

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Washington at Notre Dame
Saturday 10/03 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Notre Dame -12.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Huskies shocked the NCAAF world with a win over the USC Trojans two weeks ago, delivering a blow to the Trojans' BCS Championship hopes. Washington was one of our upset ...

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Western Michigan at Northern Illinois
Saturday 10/03 03:30 PM Eastern
2 units on Northern Illinois -6.5 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

The Broncos are a one-dimensional team that relies on the pass to move the football, but many times when the field gets short they struggle to find the endzone without a running...

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Temple at Eastern Michigan
Saturday 10/03 01:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Eastern Michigan +7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

There appears to be one given each year in the MAC. That given is that Temple won't win the conference championship, and neither will Eastern Michigan. It is hard to imagine...

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Alabama at Kentucky
Saturday 10/03 12:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Kentucky +16 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It has been a long time since Alabama has lost a regular season football game, and I don't think it will come at Kentucky. But notching a blowout is another story. The Tide ...

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Florida State at Boston College
Saturday 10/03 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston College +3.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Will the real Florida State Seminoles please stand up? This is a very mysterious team. The Noles opened vs. Miami, had the Hurricanes out-stated for three quarters getting ...

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South Florida at Syracuse
Saturday 10/03 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on South Florida -6.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Syracuse has been a surprise this season, winning back-to-back games for the first time since 2006. While every win counts equally in the standings, you can hardly get...

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Toledo + Usc
Saturday 10/03 12:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Parlay +125 (moneyline) (risk 4 to win 5)

I really like both of these teams to win their games outright. On the moneyline Toledo is -190 and USC is -200. When these two are put together in a two-team moneyline parlay th...

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Wisconsin at Minnesota
Saturday 10/03 12:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Wisconsin +3 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

These two teams have certainly played some exciting high-scoring games as the last nine have soared over the total. Wisconsin has been a steady program under Coach Brent Bielema...

Week 4

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Hawaii at Louisiana Tech
Wednesday 09/30 08:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Louisiana Tech -200 (moneyline) (risk 5 to win 2.5)

Hawaii was a very high profile offense under June Jones, going almost exclusively through the air. Last year the Warriors were breaking in a new QB and didn't have the lofty...

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Iowa at Penn State
Saturday 09/26 08:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Iowa +10 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Penn State continues to roll under Coach Paterno who must be 97 years old by now. While many have written his obituary, the fact is that he has assembled some good talent at Pen...

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Notre Dame at Purdue
Saturday 09/26 08:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Purdue +7 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

The Dallas Cowboys have been crowned America's team in the NFL. The closest thing we have to that in the college rnaks is Notre Dame. What does it mean? It usually spel...

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Army at Iowa State
Saturday 09/26 07:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Iowa State -10 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

Army has been a program mired in futility. Although somewhat improved, they are still a team that has won fewer than five games in each of the last 12 seasons where they have co...

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Toledo at Florida International
Saturday 09/26 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Florida International +2 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Toledo rolled a very bad Colorado team two weeks ago 54-38. Outside of that, they have really struggled. They gave up 52 points to Purdue in their opener and lost 38-0 to Ohio S...

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Florida at Kentucky
Saturday 09/26 05:00 PM Eastern
2 units on Kentucky +22 (-110) (risk 2 to win 1.8)

It always looks scary playing against a Florida team that can hang a 50 on you in the drop of a hat. You have to pick your spots and this is the perfect breather game for the Ga...

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Miami at Virginia Tech
Saturday 09/26 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Virginia Tech +3 (-120) (risk 3 to win 2.5)

I picked against Miami last week and I was dead wrong. Their team speed absolutely dominated Georgia Tech. But, I am going to fade them again this week. I guess I'm a glutto...

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Pittsburgh at N C State
Saturday 09/26 03:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Pittsburgh +1 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

North Carolina State came out of nowhere last season to turn a 2-6 start into a Bowl bid by running the table in their last four games. They covered the spread in nine of t...

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Michigan + Stanford
Saturday 09/26 12:00 PM Eastern
5 units on Parlay -230 (moneyline) (risk 5 to win 2.2)

I really like these two teams to win outright this week. By putting the two favorites in a parlay together, we get odds of -230 for a play in which I think we have an 80%+ ...

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Mississippi at South Carolina
Thursday 09/24 07:30 PM Eastern
3 units on South Carolina +4.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Ole Miss was the surprise team in the SEC a year ago. They even went into the swamp and shocked the eventual National Champion Gators for their only loss of the season. The Rebe...

Week 3

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Florida State at B Y U
Saturday 09/19 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on B Y U -8 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

My how things have changed! It wasn't long ago that Bowden's crew was winning 10+ games a year without a blink. That was then, this is now. The Seminoles come off a colo...

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San Diego State at Idaho
Saturday 09/19 05:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Idaho +3.5 (-115) (risk 3 to win 2.6)

Both of these teams are down statistically on both sides of the ball with ranks around the No. 100 mark, so no inherent advantage from either side there. The big difference lies...

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Alabama Birmingham at Troy
Saturday 09/19 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Alabama Birmingham +7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

This is a big game for both of these teams, but Troy may have their eyes on the week ahead where they square off in a much more important battle with expected top threat in the ...

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U S C at Washington
Saturday 09/19 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Washington +20 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Last week was a stiff challenge for USC heading into the tough environment at Ohio State with a freshman QB. They came away proving once again that they are an extremely tough t...

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Ball State at Army
Saturday 09/19 12:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Ball State +8.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

When you see an Army team as a TD+ favorite you certainly should take a close hard look at the game. This team was once a national power, but the last decade of Army football su...

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Boston College at Clemson
Saturday 09/19 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Boston College +7 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is an interesting battle and I like how these teams have been treated in the minds of the public and press over the years. Almost each and every year Clemson is deemed an A...

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Eastern Michigan at Michigan
Saturday 09/19 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Michigan -24 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

As we all know, Michigan had a very disappointing year a season ago, but Rich Rodriguez has been known for some big turnarounds when he reaches his second season. After taking o...

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Boise State at Fresno State
Friday 09/18 09:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Fresno State +7.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Broncos have become a mainstay in BCS talk every season. This year's 2-0 start has them up to No. 10 in the rankings and the talk is again on. This team is definitely fo...

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Georgia Tech at Miami
Thursday 09/17 07:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Georgia Tech +5.5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson was criticized when he said he would make the option offense work in the ACC as many of his detractors said you can't run that offense in the...

Week 2

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Tulsa at New Mexico
Saturday 09/12 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on New Mexico +17.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Golden Hurricane dispatched lowly Tulane in their opener 37-13. That has put a bump in this line. Heading on the road is one thing, but when you look at the schedule and see...

12

Bowling Green at Missouri
Saturday 09/12 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Missouri -19.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Last week we cashed with Missouri as they won outright as a 7-point dog to Illinois. I am on them again this week. Last week no one believed that the formerly high-octane offens...

12

Central Florida at Southern Miss
Saturday 09/12 07:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Southern Miss -14.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Last year, Central Florida had one of the worst offenses in college football. This season things don't look much brighter as they managed to gain just 282 yards against Samf...

12

Kansas State at U L Lafayette
Saturday 09/12 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on U L Lafayette +7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

You really have to question this Kansas State team. They scheduled a non-FBS team at home (UMass) and had to hold on to squeak out a 21-17 win. Now they must take to the road wh...

12

Iowa at Iowa State
Saturday 09/12 12:30 PM Eastern
3 units on Iowa State +6 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

This is one of those intrastate rivalries in which you can often through out the stats. You don't have to look at the relative strength or weaknesses of these teams when the...

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N. Carolina at Connecticut
Saturday 09/12 12:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Connecticut +4.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Last year the Tar Heels destroyed a then-ranked Huskies’ squad to the tune of 38-12. The game turned as the Huskies played an unusually mistake-prone game, with three INTs...

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Syracuse at Penn State
Saturday 09/12 12:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Penn State -28.5 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

At 80-years-old, Joe Pa was said to have seen the game pass him by. Looking at an 11-1 regular season a year ago and a team returning capable of doing the same, it looks like bu...

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Colorado at Toledo
Friday 09/11 09:00 PM Eastern
3 units on Toledo +4 (-110) (risk 3 to win 2.7)

Toledo is never an easy out when you get them at home. They have also proven to be best when they aren't expected to win as they have turned in an 8-3 ATS mark as a hom...

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Clemson at Georgia Tech
Thursday 09/10 07:35 PM Eastern
5 units on Georgia Tech -225 (moneyline) (risk 5 to win 2.2)

Last year Clemson had the three offensive players rated 1, 2 and 3 in the preseason player of the year voting in the ACC. They managed to gain 250 yards or less in five games, s...

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Clemson at Georgia Tech
Thursday 09/10 07:30 PM Eastern
5 units on Georgia Tech -5 (-110) (risk 5 to win 4.6)

As I covered in my college football prop bet of the year, I think Clemson is going to struggle this season. The Tigers open ACC play with a game at Georgia Tech and I see t...

Week 1

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San Diego State at U C L A
Saturday 09/05 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on U C L A -20 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Aztec's head coach Brady Hoke inherits a team that won just two games a year ago and suffered seven losses by 25 points or more. Outside of QB Brian Lindley, the talent ...

05

U L Monroe at Texas
Saturday 09/05 07:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Texas -40.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Laying 40 points? Yeah - in this one, no problem. All you have to do is look at UL Monroe last season playing Mississippi and Auburn. Despite an offense that averaged nearly 30 ...

05

Missouri vs. Illinois
Saturday 09/05 03:40 PM Eastern
4 units on Missouri +7 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Tigers lost a lot of talent, but that doesn't mean that there isn't a lot of talent left. They will certainly miss Chase Daniels at QB, but what they do ha...

05

Baylor at Wake Forest
Saturday 09/05 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Wake Forest -2 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Demon Deacons have certainly been more of a factor in the ACC the past few years than they had been in the past. The good news is that Riley Skinner returns at QB with an of...

05

Nevada at Notre Dame
Saturday 09/05 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Notre Dame -14 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

It has been a long time since Notre Dame has been a player on the National scene. Could this be the year the Irish rise and become a player once again? It could be a special yea...

05

San Jose State at U S C
Saturday 09/05 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on U S C -34 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The departure of one of the top QBs in the nation (Mark Sanchez) would leave most teams scrambling to find success the following year. But that simply has not been the case at U...

05

Western Michigan at Michigan
Saturday 09/05 03:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Michigan -11.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The first year for Michigan under Rich Rodriguez was certainly one full of adjustments. They had a horrible season. But his teams are noted for making big strides in year two, a...

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Tulsa at Tulane
Friday 09/04 08:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Tulsa -13.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

The Green Wave have now completed their sixth-consecutive losing season, and last year was perhaps their worst at 2-10. What made it worse was the way that they finished the sea...

03

Utah State at Utah
Thursday 09/03 09:00 PM Eastern
4 units on Utah -20.5 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)

Utah was a perfect 13-0 a year ago. Despite losing a lot of talent to graduation, this is a team with a lot of depth and excellent recruiting every year. So the drop is not a hu...

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North Texas at Ball State
Thursday 09/03 07:30 PM Eastern
4 units on Ball State -17 (-110) (risk 4 to win 3.6)Pick: 3 units on Game Total UNDER 59.5 -110 (risk 3 to win 2.7)

The Ball State Cardinals put themselves on the map last season winning 12 games and a national ranking. The Cards lost a lot on offense and have just four starters returning. Bu...