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Georgia Bulldogs vs. Ole Miss Rebels Pick (12:00PM EST) - 9/24
Florida State Seminoles vs. South Florida Bulls Pick (12:00PM EST)
Wisconsin Badgers vs. Michigan State Spartans Pick (12:00PM EST)
Kent State Golden Flashes vs. Alabama Crimson Tide Pick (12:00PM EST)
Duke Blue Devils vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish Pick (3:30PM EST)
Florida Gators vs. Tennessee Volunteers Pick (3:30PM EST)
Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Michigan Wolverines Pick (3:30PM EST)
Colorado Buffaloes vs. Oregon Ducks Pick (5:30PM EST)
LSU Tigers vs. Auburn Tigers Pick (6:00PM EST)
Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. Baylor Bears Pick (7:30PM EST)
Washington Huskies vs. Arizona Wildcats Pick (7:30PM EST)
Stanford Cardinal vs. UCLA Bruins Pick (8:00PM EST)
Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Texas A&M Aggies Pick (9:00PM EST)
California Golden Bears vs. Arizona State Sun Devils Pick (10:00PM EST)
Line Moves 9/24 9:20 AM ET: Michigan State has dropped to -3.5 from a -6 opener; Purdue has climbed 2.5 points to -5.5; Central Michigan has started to move downward to -3.5 against public money; VTech is on the move up two points to -13; UConn has dropped to -3 plus money after hitting the board at -6; Cincinnati has fallen three points to as low as -17 at some books; West Virginia has risen two points to -7 another against public play; Tennessee opened at -8 and are a consensus -5 now; LSU has crossed the 3 moving to -3.5; Troy has jumped 2.5 points to -20; Western Michigan has dropped to -7 from a -8 opener; Nebraska has crossed the 7 and we’re seeing some -8’s on the board after a -6 opener; South Carolina was a small -2 favorite, but the favoritism has revered with Kentucky now the -2.5 fav; Louisville has increased four points to -28 with some -28.5’s out there; Arizona State is taking some money moving to -4 from -2.5; Air Force has moved two points to -5 at some shops; Washington opened at -10 and is now -14.
Weather Report 9/24 8:18 AM ET: Most venues are clear with light winds. Light rain expected at Auburn. Chance of rain at Washington. Chance of a thunderstorm at Southern Miss, Florida Atlantic, Texas State, Florida International, Rice, Kansas State, Baylor and Texas A&M.
Clemson Tigers vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Pick (7:30PM EST) - 9/22
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Georgia State Panthers vs. Wisconsin Badgers Pick (12:00PM EST) - 9/17
Florida State Seminoles vs. Louisville Cardinals Pick (12:00PM EST)
Miami Hurricanes vs. Appalachian State Mountaineers Pick (12:00PM EST)
Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Ole Miss Rebels Pick (3:30PM EST)
Michigan State Spartans vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish Pick (3:30PM EST)
Colorado Buffaloes vs. Michigan Wolverines Pick (3:30PM EST)
Oregon Ducks vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers Pick (3:30PM EST)
Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. LSU Tigers Pick (7:00PM EST)
Texas A&M Aggies vs. Auburn Tigers Pick (7:00PM EST)
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Oklahoma Sooners Pick (7:30PM EST)
Baylor Bears vs. Rice Owls Pick (8:00PM EST)
USC Trojans vs. Stanford Cardinal Pick (8:00PM EST)
UCLA Bruins vs. BYU Cougars Pick (10:15PM EST)
Texas Longhorns vs. Cal Golden Bears Pick (10:30PM EST)
Line Moves 9/17 10:02 AM ET: South Carolina has gone from -5.5 to -3; Maryland opened has moved to 10/10.5 from a -9.5 opener; The TCU line continues to go up currently at 24.5; Vanderbilt is taking some money with the books moving off of a +7 to +6.5; Army has fallen 2.5 points to -3.5; Boston College got some early money and are +6 against V Tech; Kansas State has shot up 5 points to -24.5; Big total movement on the USF/Syr game that has seen the line go from 66 to as high as 75 at some shops; Western Kentucky has moved two points to -17; Kentucky has moved to -22.5 after opening at 18.5; The UCLA line continues to move hitting -3.5 from it’s -1.5 opener; Navy has fallen from -7.5 to -5; Stanford is now a consensus -7.5 a move of 1.5 points; Texas has moved to -7 after opening at -5.5.
Weather Report 9/17 11:09 AM ET: Slight chance of a thunderstorm (less than 50%) at Penn State, TCU, Miami (OH), Kentucky, Central Florida, Louisiana-Lafayette, Texas Tech and Notre Dame. Chance of a thunder storm (over 50%) at Louisville, Toledo, Michigan, Ball State, Kent State and Illinois. Rain at Washington. Windy (over 15MPH) expected at Washington State, Washington and Wyoming.
Arizona Sun Devils vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners Pick (9:30PM EST) - 9/16
Houston Cougars vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Pick (7:30PM EST) - 9/15
UCF Knights vs. Michigan Wolverines Pick (12:00PM EST) - 9/10
Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Pittsburgh Panthers Pick (12:00PM EST)
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers vs. Alabama Crimson Tide Pick (3:30PM EST)
Kentucky Wildcats vs. Florida Gators Pick (3:30PM EST)
Nevada Wolf Pack vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish Pick (3:30PM EST)
Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs. Ohio State Buckeyes Pick (3:30PM EST)
Arkansas Razorbacks vs. TCU Horned Frogs Pick (7:00PM EST)
South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Mississippi State Bulldogs Pick (7:00PM EST)
Arkansas State Red Wolves vs. Auburn Tigers Pick (7:30PM EST)
BYU Cougars vs. Utah Utes Pick (7:30PM EST)
Jacksonville State Gamecocks vs. LSU Tigers Pick (7:30PM EST)
Iowa State Cyclones vs. Iowa Hawkeyes Pick (7:30PM EST)
Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Tennessee Volunteers Pick (8:00PM EST)
Washington State Cougars vs. Boise State Broncos Pick (10:15PM EST)
Virginia Cavaliers vs. Oregon Ducks Pick (10:30PM EST)
Friday Game Preview and Prediction
Louisville Cardinals vs. Syracuse Orange Pick (8:00PM EST) - 9/9
Line Moves: Boston College has gone down a point to -16.5. Ohio hit the board as a two point favorite and has now -2 versus Kansas. Michigan has climbed over five TDs to -35.5 for a one point move. Pittsburgh was as high as -6.5 and has now dropped all the way down to -3 at some betting shops. Wisconsin has dropped from -25. To -23 as some bettors are looking for a letdown after their big victory over LSU. South Florida continues to take money going up four points to -15. Auburn is a real public pick getting 76% of the action and moving up 3 or more points to as high as -20.5. Likewise, for Air Force who has hit -21.5. Vanderbilt has gone the other way dropping to as low as -3 from a -6.5 opener. Mississippi State is taking a lot of money hitting the board at -6.5 and moving to -9 at some sportsbooks. A big move on the Arizona State game with the Sun Devils plummeting three points to -1.
Weather Report: Thunderstorm or chance of a thunderstorm at Massachusetts, Purdue, Houston, Texas A&M, Army, Bowling Green, Florida, Miami (OH), Notre Dame, Baylor, Indiana, Vanderbilt, South Florida, Mississippi State, and Texas.
Ole Miss Rebels vs. Florida State Seminoles Pick (8:00PM EST) - 9/5
Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Texas Longhorns Pick (7:30PM EST) - 9/4
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Boston College Eagles Pick (7:30AM EST) - 9/3
Hawaii Rainbow Warriors vs. Michigan Wolverines Pick (12:00pm EST)
Oklahoma Sooners vs. Houston Cougars Pick (12:00pm EST)
Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Washington Huskies Pick (2:00pm EST)
UCLA Bruins vs. Texas A&M Aggies Pick (3:30pm EST)
LSU Tigers vs. Wisconsin Badgers Pick (3:30PM EST)(@ Lambeau)
North Carolina Tarheels vs. Georgia Bulldogs Pick (5:30PM EST)
USC Trojans vs. Alabama Crimson Tide Pick ATS (8:00PM EST)
Clemson Tigers vs. Auburn Tigers Pick ATS (9:00PM EST)
Arizona Wildcats vs. BYU Cougars Pick (10:30PM EST)
Kansas State Wildcats vs. Stanford Cardinal Pick (9:00PM EST) - 9/2
Oregon State Beavers vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Pick (9:00PM EST) - 9/1
California Golden Bears vs. Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Pick (10:00PM EST) - 8/26
Week 1 Line Moves: Oklahoma has made a small move to -12 from a -10 opener. money has come in on Hawaii dropping the line three points to +38. Northwestern opened at -6 and have dropped to -4 at some sportsbooks. Navy hit the board at -24 and are as low as -20 at some betting shops now. Virginia Tech opened as a five TD favorite and we are now seeing some -32’s on the board. Penn State is getting all the money pushing the line up two points to -23. The line on the Arkansas game has gone down to -24 from the opening line of Ark -26. The Georgia game has moved only one point, but it was a big move from -2.5 to -3.5. Duke has fallen three points to -34. Alabama is climbing from a -10 opener to as high as -13 at some outs. Northern Illinois has fallen off of -10 to -8.5. The Florida State line is on the move with the Seminoles seen as high as -5.5.
Weather Report: Chance of a thunderstorm at Texas, New Mexico, Air Force, Texas A&, Florida, Nebraska, UTEP and Wyoming; Rain or chance of rain at Navy, Washington, Duke, East Carolina.
Bob's take on the season: 2016 College Football Predictions
Time to Place Heisman Bets! Jay gives his picks for who he thinks will win this year's coveted award including a 40-1 longshot that has a great chance of cashing! 2016 Heisman Trophy Predictions
CFB Playoff National Championship Game:
Alabama Crimson Tide vs Clemson Tigers Pick (8:30PM EST) - 1/11
Gildan New Mexico Bowl:
New Mexico Lobos vs. Arizona Wildcats Pick (2:00PM EST) - 12/19
Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl:
BYU Cougars vs. Utah Utes Pick (3:30PM EST) - 12/19
Raycom Media Camellia Bowl:
Ohio Bobcats vs. Appalachian State Mountaineers Pick (5:30PM EST) - 12/19
Auto Nation Cure Bowl:
San Jose State Spartans vs. Georgia State Panthers Pick (7:00PM EST) - 12/19
New Orleans Bowl:
Arkansas State Red Raiders vs. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Pick (9:00PM EST) - 12/19
12/18 7:10 PM EST: Weather should not be a factor at all FBS games on Saturday Dec/19.
Miami Beach Bowl:
South Florida Bulls vs. Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Pick (2:30PM EST) - 12/21
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl:
Akron Zips vs. Utah State Aggies Pick (3:30PM EST) - 12/22
Marmot Boca Raton Bowl:
Toledo Rockets vs. Temple Owls Pick (7:00PM EST) - 12/22
San Diego Country Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl:
Boise State Broncos vs. Northern Illinois Huskies Pick (4:30PM EST) - 12/23
Bowling Green Falcons vs. Georgia Southern Eagles Pick (8:00PM EST) - 12/23
Popeyes Bahamas Bowl:
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders vs. Western Michigan Broncos Pick (12:00PM EST) - 12/24
Cincinnati Bearcats vs. San Diego State Aztecs Pick (8:00PM EST) - 12/24
St. Petersburg Bowl:
Connecticut Huskies vs. Marshall Thundering Herd Pick (11:00AM EST) - 12/26
Hyundai Sun Bowl:
Miami Hurricanes vs. Washington State Cougars Pick (2:00PM EST) - 12/26
Line Moves: Washington State has dropped to -2 from a -4 opener. Weather: light rain with winds gusty to 14 MPH.
Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl:
Southern Mississippi vs. Washington Huskies Pick (2:20PM EST) - 12/26
Line Moves: Total has fallen 4 points to 52. Weather: Chance of a thunderstorm winds gusting up to 20 MPH.
Editor's Picks - Each weekend our very own in-house All-American Editor makes his NCAA point spread predictions in an attempt to force fumbles, sack and intercept your bookie!
Expert College Football Picks - Free premium college foots plays against the spread from expert handicappers from around the web from week 1 through the National Championship.
Underdog of the Week Pick - We sort through it all and find out which University is getting "too many points" this week. If there was a Heisman Trophy for picking underdogs, we'd be a frontrunner. Expect a 57%+ winning percentage with these picks as we've got a keen ear for loud barking dogs.
Line Movement - NCAA football lines open early in the week and often times move up or down based on wagering activity, injuries to key players and weather. We decipher whether it's square or wiseguy action and predict the point spread winner based on value.
College Football Consensus Picks - We assess the public perception each week and let them pick the winners for us as we fade their selections which provides us with many trips into our bookies endzone.
Computer Picks - We enter them into the computer and the machine makes it's picks. This is a great guide especially when betting totals! These are available after the first few weeks of the season.
Trends - Despite what you have been told or read on tout sites, the trend ain't your friend. We however turn the tables and fade the almighty trend for what should be some great profits over time.
2016/2017 College Football Predictions - Bob gives his picks to win each major conference. At the end, he gives his prediction on who thinks will win the 2017 National Championship game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9th.
2016 Heisman Trophy Predictions - DeShaun Watson is favored to win the award at +575 with Stanford RB Christian McCaffrey (+575) and LSU RB Leonard Fournette (+850) close behind. However, the real value may be with Oregon Ducks RB Royce Freeman at 40/1.
2016-2017 College Football Championship Predictions - NCAA football experts have the National Championship as a 4-horse race which includes Bama at +665, Clemson +725, LSU +900 and Ohio State +1075. Teams on teh bubble include Oklahoma at +1200, Michigan +1300 and FSU at +1350. Jay gives his pick to win it all along with how his top 15 rankings for season's end. Get your bets in early before your favorite team's line drops!
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Heisman Trophy Betting Odds - Clemson QB DeShaun Watson will have the ball in his hands a TON and he plays on a good team so he's the obvious favorite to win the award this year at +575. Leonard Fournette at 8.5/1 looks like he could play in the NFL right now. Bama WR Calvin Ridley brings experience and big-time playmaking ability and will be featured on National TV a bunch, giving him a legit darkhorse shot. It's unlikely to happen as offensive players usually win this honor, but Michigan DB Jabrill Peppers (75-1) and Texas AM DT Myles Garret (110-1) could be in the running as well. It might be a good year to bet more than one prediction!
Odds to Win the 2016 College Football Championship - The Alabama Crimson Tide are favored to be repeat winners of the National Championship this year at +700 followed by Ohio St. at +750 and Clemson at +800. Things drop off a bit with the Michigan Wolverines, LSU Tigers and Oklahoma Sooners all coming in at +1200. Check out your favorite school's odds here!