College Football Betting Articles

By Lyle Harrison
Sep 14, 2017 at 17:59

Week 3 of the college football season has some interesting matchups on deck. A pair of Big Ten teams face off against unconventional offenses. In fact, the Ohio State Buckeyes and Michigan Wolverines have to contend with the triple option attacks. Meanwhile, a huge SEC West matchup between the Mississippi State Bulldogs and LSU Tigers features one of the best running backs in the country.

By Joe Everett
Sep 14, 2017 at 17:17

I really believe all four of these plays are solid looks for a very “watchable” Saturday slate considering the start times for all these games.

By Locky Lockerson
Sep 12, 2017 at 11:48

You all know the drill by now. It’s the dawn of another College Football week, and it’s time to figure out where the value lies. We’ll see what kinds of fun prices we can find in the futures markets.

By Dave Essler
Sep 8, 2017 at 11:41

Every week we're looking at opening lines and comparing them to what we have to bet into later in the week. As is often the case, early moves matter simply because most recreational bettors do indeed wait until gameday to place their wagers. What that means is that often times the early moves are by the "sharp" bettors, either taking the absolute best of the number, or in some cases setting up a number to buy it back later at a better price.

By Locky Lockerson
Sep 8, 2017 at 7:53

There are many “what if” situations that should be considered when evaluating where value lies in the futures market. With that in mind, here are some “what if” scenarios I’m thinking about a lot this week.

By Lyle Harrison
Sep 7, 2017 at 23:54

If Week 1 is any indication, Lamar Jackson is the Alpha and Omega for the Louisville Cardinals’ offense. Unfortunately for the Cardinals, Jackson won’t be able to do it all if they expect to win the ACC. During their season-opening win over the Purdue Boilermakers he made all of the big plays. The Cardinals also lost three fumbles in the 35-28 victory over the Boilermakers last Saturday.

By Joe Everett
Sep 7, 2017 at 14:35

This College Football Extra Points Series is a totals piece featuring offensive and defensive schematics, player breakdowns, game flow and trends analysis for each matchup to backup our selections.

By Lyle Harrison
Sep 7, 2017 at 14:02

Quarterback Kelly Bryant passed his first scrimmage with flying colors. The junior quarterback made his first career start with the Clemson Tigers and led the defending champions to a 56-3 win over Kent State Golden Flashes. It was a nice beginning for the first-year starter.

By Lyle Harrison
Sep 6, 2017 at 13:46

The last time Baker Mayfield was on the same turf as the Ohio State Buckeyes, he was leading the Oklahoma Sooners to their second loss of the season. The Buckeyes stormed into Norman, Oklahoma and left with a 45-24 victory. Now, Mayfield and the Sooners are attempting to exact revenge 51 weeks later.

By Lyle Harrison
Sep 5, 2017 at 10:32

The year of the running back has returned to college football for the second year in a row. Week 2 has set up some intriguing matchups with high profile running backs performing in big games. Some running backs are just getting their career started, while others are trying to end their careers with a great season.

By Tristian Owusu
Sep 5, 2017 at 8:29

It is important to take things on a week to week basis to understand how you can find your edge in the coming weeks. Here are a few things to think about going forward.

By Dave Essler
Sep 4, 2017 at 9:39

Often times the best predictor of the future is the past, so what I've found helpful over the years is immediately looking back at games and trying to find anything significant we can use going forward. I've look at several of the Week One CFB games and here are some initial observations.

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(145) RICE @ (146) ARMY | 6:00 pm 8/30/2019

Play Line: ARMY -23.5
BTB PowerLine: ARMY -34

Edge On: ARMY 10.5Bet Now
(165) E CAROLINA @ (166) NC STATE | 12:00 pm 8/31/2019

Play Line: NC STATE -19
BTB PowerLine: NC STATE -33

Edge On: NC STATE 14Bet Now
(167) AKRON @ (168) ILLINOIS | 12:00 pm 8/31/2019

Play Line: AKRON 15.5
BTB PowerLine: AKRON +6

Edge On: AKRON 9.5Bet Now