Posts tagged ‘College Football Playoff’

Updated Odds for Top Five Teams Expected to Battle for CFP Spots

July 11, 2018

The 2018 college football regular season is less than a month and a half from its opening kickoff. This week odds makers updated their national title odds for the upcoming season. Familiar faces dominate the top 5 spots. Alabama To no one’s surprise the favorite to repeat as national champion is the Alabama Crimson Tide […]

Alabama Favored to Win College Football Playoff

December 6, 2017

Following a regular season filled with several upsets and back and forth high scoring games, the field for the 2018 College Football Playoffs is set and odds makers have released their opening lines. As any football pundit, fan or bettor knows, the four teams in college football’s version of the Final Four are the Clemson […]

Can Any Team Beat the Alabama Defense?

November 21, 2017

Alabama since preseason has been the odds makers’ pick to win the national championship. The Crimson Tide has not faltered since the first game of the season. However, as the number of teams narrows approaching the College Football Playoff, a few obstacles remain in Alabama’s path to a perfect regular season and berth in the […]

First College Football Playoff Poll Has Georgia No. 1 But Odds makers Think Differently

November 3, 2017

This week the first College Football Playoff rankings were released and the Georgia Bulldogs are No. 1, but not surprisingly, sportsbooks have been saying if the Bulldogs were pit against the No. 1 ranked team in the AP Top 25, the Alabama Crimson Tide today, Georgia would be at least an 11.5-point dog at a […]

Betting Trends for College Football National Championship

January 8, 2017

One team will be crowned the college football national champion after winning the 2017 College Football Playoff Championship game on Monday, when the Alabama Crimson Tide meet the Clemson Tigers in a rematch of last year’s championship game. Alabama enters this game as 6.5-point chalk with an overall record of 13-0. Clemson is 12-1 with […]

Alabama Opens As 7-Point Chalk in Rematch for National Title With Clemson

January 1, 2017

And then there were just two. After an eventful 2016 college football regular season, the national championship game finally has its participants. College football fans, coaches and players alike must be feeling a bit of déjà vu. On New Year’s Eve, the Alabama Crimson Tide punched their ticket to the national championship game with a […]

Updated Odds for College Football National Championship

December 31, 2016

Saturday ends 2016, but begins college football’s version of the Final Four when the College Football Playoff kicks off from the Peach Bowl in Atlanta, Georgia and the Fiesta Bowl in Phoenix, Arizona. The CFP features two big bowl matchups on December 31. The first game will have the Alabama Crimson Tide playing the Washington […]

Alabama Overwhelming Favorite to Win Another National Championship

December 12, 2016

The College Football Playoff selection committee made its decision just over a week ago. Four teams – the Alabama Crimson Tide, Clemson Tigers, Ohio State Buckeyes and Washington Huskies – all have an opportunity to win the national championship, but just one will succeed. Alabama began the season as the preseason favorites to win the […]

College Football Playoff Lines On the Move

December 9, 2016

The College Football Playoff national semifinals are 3 weeks and 1 day away from kickoff, but that does not mean bettors are not going online and making their wagers in earnest. Just minutes after the matchups for the CFP semifinals were announced this past Sunday, sportsbooks posted the Alabama Crimson Tide as 11-point chalk in […]

Opening Lines for College Football Playoff

December 5, 2016

The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken. The four teams chosen by the committee to take part in college football’s final four did not contain any surprises. New Year’s Eve will have the Alabama Crimson Tide facing the Washington Huskies in the Peach Bowl and the Ohio State Buckeyes playing the Clemson Tigers in […]