Week 3 2010 College Football Power Rankings -1: Oregon Ducks (3-0 ATS, 3-0 SU) - We knew that the Portland State Vikings were going to be hapless this week against the Oregon Ducks, but we didn't know just how hapless they were going to end up being. The U of O dropped 666 yards of offense and 69 points in a shutout victory. The scariest part about that win?
Week 2 2010 College Football Power Rankings -1: Oregon Ducks (2-0 ATS, 2-0 SU) - Holy moly! The Ducks did something that not a lot of teams do last week when they ran over the Tennessee Volunteers 48-13 in Rocky Top. This offense is averaging 583.5 yards and 60.0 points per game this year so far, both numbers of which are good enough for second in the country. LaMichael James came back to the lineup with a 134 yard effort last week, which could jumpstart his Heisman Trophy candidacy.
Week 1 2010 College Football Power Rankings - 1: Oregon Ducks (1-0 ATS, 1-0 SU) - The Ducks are all of a sudden looking like some big time powerhouses after absolutely dismantling New Mexico by the count of 72-0 last weekend. Who needs Jeremiah Masoli and LaMichael James anyway?
2010 Preseason College Football Power Rankings - At Bangthebook.com every week we will announce our own version of the Polls with the NCAA Power Rankings. Lets kick off the 2010 season with a look at our preseason rankings!
2010 ACC Conference Odds - The ACC is a tightly bunched conference after Virginia Tech, but even the favored Hokies have some serious question on defense. There are several schools that could surprise starting with Miami and Florida State. Both teams have very good quarterbacks (Jacory Harris, Christian Ponder) and a ton of overall talent.
2010 Big 12 Conference Odds - Oklahoma and Texas lost marquee quarterbacks to the NFL in Sam Bradford and Colt McCoy. The Sooners’ Landry Jones is the more proven replacement due to extensive playing time last year. Texas’ Garrett Gilbert has a big arm, but will need time to develop.
2010 SEC Conference Odds- The SEC is a two-team race, at least according to the oddsmakers. Defending champion Alabama has all the big stars coming back on offense and coach Nick Saban always gets his defense ready. Florida will challenge if new quarterback John Brantley lives up to the hype.
2010 BCS Championship Odds- Don’t look now, but the Ohio State Buckeyes are the new college football national title favorite
2010 Heisman Trophy Odds - Alabama running back Mark Ingram is favored to become the second two-time Heisman winner after Ohio State’s Archie Griffin (1974-75). Here are the just-released odds
2010 SEC West Preview - Alabama Crimson Tide: The defending champs of the college football betting world are going to have a huge bulls-eye on their backs this year, as the Crimson Tide look to roll over their competition yet again. All of the main cogs to the offense are returning, most notably Heisman Trophy winning.....
2010 SEC East Preview - Florida Gators: The Gators aren’t quite the same team that they once were when No. 15 was the man under center, but they are still going to probably be the class of the SEC East. QB John Brantley is considered one of the best pure pocket passing prospects in the country and should be able to lead.....
2010 ACC Atlantic Preview - Florida State Seminoles: It wasn’t that many years ago that the garnet and gold dominated the ACC. Could the good times be here again in the first year of the HC Jimbo Fisher era? Things sure look to be going FSU’s way at least on paper this year. Yes, a visit to Miami and a...
2010 ACC Costal Preview - Miami Hurricanes: For the first time since moving in from the Big East, the Hurricanes legitimately have a chance to win the ACC. This was supposed to be an annual tradition that just hasn’t panned out so well. Miami is going to have to use QB Jacory Harris and his slew of returning mates to try to...
Betting NCAA Championship Games - If you love college football this is a great time of year. The season is winding down and it always goes by so quickly. What should be a sad time is often replaced with joy because the best teams in the country battle in the Championships. Before the bowl games and before the BCS issues there is no debate when a team plays for a championship.
Early College Football Betting Prep - Football is the most popular sport to wager on. Every fall excited sports bettors and fans eagerly await the kick off of the season. It sneaks up on people faster than some would think and before you know it the season is underway. A common mistake a bettor makes is waiting too long to prepare for the season.
College Football Bowl Betting - The BCS is among us and this is the time of year when the serious handicapper has to bear down and figure out the bowl season. There is a break between when the regular season ends and when the bowl season starts so it gives the avid handicapper time to look over all of the games. With the holidays and the numerous bowl games it could become quite a burden to find the right games to play and all of the angles. This article assists the handicapper in covering the games and reminds the bettor what to look for when covering the bowl championship season.
HalfTime Betting - Years ago if a gambler was looking to make a wager on a game there was only one way to go about it. Now things have changed dramatically with halftime betting. A sports gambler can now wager on the first half or the second half of a football game as well as the entire game.
Football Parlays - The parlay is easily one of the most enticing bets that one can make. The draw is simple with a small dollar amount you can produce enormous returns, much like a lottery ticket. The bigger return the lower the chances of actually hitting one, yet they are still a draw. So is there a smart approach to playing them? Before we discuss that we have to understand the basics of the parlay and start with the definition.
Best Football Sportsbooks - To get ready for the football season you have to prepare much like a player has to. You have to make sure you do your homework and study the players, the teams and the moves that teams have made in the off-season. You have to study new coaches that have been hired and returning seniors and what the motivation is for this team to win. All of those things are very important but when it comes to wagering the most important research you may do is trying to figure out the best sportsbooks to wager with during the football season.
Wagering On College Football - For some people the cool fall air and the turning colors of the leaves in the fall symbolize the changing of seasons and the onset of winter, but for other it only means one thing. It’s football season! That means that campuses are alive with energy as everyone has hopes of their team being the best team in the country.
College Football Betting - Football fans all over the world get excited this time of year as they know this is a great time to be a fan of college football. The draw is not only to watch your favorite team and cheer them on but to win a few bucks while you’re doing it. This article is made for those that have never wagered on a game before but would like to learn the basics of betting on college football.