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Clemson is a heavy 11-point favorite in this CFP Semifinal with a total of 55. Some shops are as high as 12 in the early going, but it would not be a surprise to see sharp money hit the Notre Dame side.
The dog days of winter are upon us. It’s dark by 4:30, teams are constantly in motion, and some of those nagging soft tissue injuries are becoming a real PITA. This is as good a time as any to pick off situational spots.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are only playing in the Rose Bowl for the third time in the last 34 years. This will be the 16th all-time appearance for the Huskies, who have not appeared in this game since 2001.