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  • BookMaker.eu Things are heating up for Chip Kelly in more ways than one. Not only are his UCLA Bruins facing the red-hot Oklahoma Sooners as a 23.5-point underdog on the current college football odds in Week 3, his lack of wins since taking over the program have put Kelly on an uncomfortably warm seat. It’s nothing a major upset can’t fix, but the Bruins haven’t won a game outright when getting 20 or more points on the closing line since at least 2002. The Sooners look to continue their early season dominanc... 

  • BookMaker.eu It’s not always easy to tell what a wise guy is up to, but paying close attention the to line and the handle can help you make a smarter wager. It can also make you some coin at top offshore sportsbooks. And now that every college football team has played a few games we have a better idea of who and what they are. And so do the wise guys.... 

  • BookMaker.eu Maybe, just maybe, the Syracuse Orange were looking ahead to their Week 3 matchup with No. 1 ranked Clemson Tigers. That might help explain their dreadful effort in a 63-20 loss to Maryland. No team has played Clemson tougher over the last two seasons. The Orange pulled off a stunning upset at home two years ago and had a late lead last season before succumbing. Current college football odds have Clemson as 28-point chalk for the Saturday, September 14, battle inside the Carrier Dome. The game w... 

  • BookMaker.eu We’ll keep a close eye on a couple of new teams as we enter Week 3 of the 2019 college football season after the top-25 had a mild shakeup at the bottom. Impressive wins by Maryland and USC over ranked foes vaulted them into the rankings, knocking their opponents out of the top-25. The Terps hammered Syracuse, 63-20, to essentially switch places with the Orange at No. 21. Meanwhile, playing with backup turned starter Kedon Slovis after the loss of JT Daniels, the Trojans got all over Stanford to enter the poll at No. 24. In the storied history of USC football, Slovis’ 377 passing yards set a program record for a freshman. ... 

  • BookMaker.eu The SEC is living up to its billing as the best conference in college football. Three of the top four teams in the recent national rankings reside in the SEC, but we are not going to see all three in the College Football Playoff at the end of the season.... 

  • BookMaker.eu It has only been one week, but the Heisman Trophy odds have already moved with Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts surging into immediate contention. Hurts had six touchdowns, three passing and three rushing, in a 49-31 win over Houston last week. He threw for 332 yards and was extremely impressive in Oklahoma’s season-opening win over Houston. Hurts is right behind Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa and Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence in the latest Heisman Trophy odds. ... 

  • BookMaker.eu After several years of mediocrity, the once proud Texas Longhorns are poised to make a return to prominence in the college football landscape. Their top-10 showdown with the LSU Tigers on Saturday, September 7, will go a long way toward validating their ascent. Both teams had little trouble in their opener with the Horns getting primed for their Louisiana swing by hammering Tech. They will face a much stiffer State while getting 5.5-points at offshore sportsbooks. The game will air live in prime... 

  • BookMaker.eu With the first full weekend of the 2019 college football season in the books we have a better understanding of most teams. However, the action in Week 2 will bring further clarity to what’s in store the rest of the way. We followed a few wise guy plays last week and the results were as expected. The sharps hammered Clemson and the Tigers narrowly covered the spread in their win over Georgia Tech.... 

  • BookMaker.eu Not only do you have to be good to go undefeated, you also have to catch a few breaks along the way. The Clemson Tigers were national championship good last year with a perfect record, but it could have been much different had the Texas AM Aggies converted a late 2-point conversion when the teams met in College Station. The Aggies feel they are a better squad this year and they have a chance to prove it when they visit Memorial Stadium for a Week 2 showdown with the No. 1 ranked team in the land. The SEC/ACC showdown takes place Saturday, September 7, at 3:30 p.m. ET and will air live on ABC. ... 

  • BookMaker.eu We don’t really get to know teams until they’ve played a few games. That makes Week 2 of the 2019 college football schedule an important one. And after a first full week of games that spanned five days, we’re back to a more traditional schedule with a bulk of the action taking place on Saturday. As always, it’s the big boys that attract most of the attention with heavyweight battles taking place in Texas and Clemson.... 

  • BookMaker.eu A busy Week 1 in college football with ranked teams playing on Sunday and Monday pushed the first top-25 poll back. There won’t be much change from the preseason rankings as all teams situated in the top-25 won except for Oregon, which lost a heartbreaker to Auburn in the weekend’s only contest between ranked teams. The Ducks trailed just once in that game and that was when Auburn scored the game-winning touchdown with nine seconds left in the fourth quarter.... 

  • BookMaker.eu On a national level this is the marquee matchup of opening weekend with a pair of ranked teams going head-to-head at a neutral site. The return of Justin Herbert has the Oregon Ducks thinking CFP this year while the Auburn Tigers are likely playing for Gus Malzahn’s job. OU is the higher ranked team in the preseason AP Poll at No. 11, but the Ducks are getting a field on the college football betting lines at offshore sportsbooks. The only Week 1 matchup of ranked teams takes place on Saturday, A... 

  • BookMaker.eu The first full weekend of college football action will bring out a bunch of squares looking to make a fast buck. The only problem is the squares are what keep online sportsbooks in business. If you’re looking to pick a winner, which I’m sure you are unless those bills are weighing you down, look to the wiseguy action on the college football betting lines. It’s not always easy to tell what the wiseguys are up to but glancing at line movement and the action can point you in the right direction.... 

  • BookMaker.eu As well off the Alabama Crimson Tide’s football program has become under the watch of Nick Saban and whomever he decides to bring under his wing, it comes as no surprise to see last year’s runner-ups the choice of the linemakers to win the SEC in 2019. Their odds to win the conference and head back to the College Football Playoff a sixth straight time have however gotten even shorter since initially hitting the board at -143, so the betting markets certainly look to be in agreement with those se... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Sun Belt Conference has been dominated by Appalachian State ever since the Mountaineers became a member of it dating back to 2014. In the five years since, the program has gone on to capture conference title bragging rights each of the last three seasons and is once again the decided favorite of linemakers at online sportsbooks to pull off the feat in 2019. Even with an entirely new coaching staff in place, the Mountaineers are getting respected. That doesn’t say much for the remainder of th... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Pac-12 has taken a ton of heat as being the worst of the Power 5 conferences in recent years. Going by the most recent results, it’s hard to argue with that assumption. Only two teams tallied double-digit win totals a season ago with both schools coming out of the state of Washington. The Huskies went on to win 10 games and fell in the Rose Bowl to Ohio State, while the Cougars won 11 after squeaking past Iowa State in the Alamo Bowl. U-Dub ( +250 ) is once again one of the listed favorites per the current college football betting lines to win the conference this upcoming season, while the Mad Scientist’s Cougars ( +1600 ) would need Anthony Gordon to pick up where Gardner Minshew left off to once again be in the mix. However, Chris Petersen’s troops are expected to be challenged by Mario Cristobal’s Oregon Ducks ( +350 ) who have Heisman hopeful Justin Herbert under center for his senior campaign. Though five teams currently rank out amongst the Top 25 in the land, none of them look worthy of becoming only the third Pac-12 entrant in the history of the College Football Playoff. But that’s why they play the games folks! ... 

  • BookMaker.eu Last weekend was just a tease with No. 8 Florida squeaking by Miami in less than spectacular fashion. Thursday night kicks off the full Week 1 college football schedule with the 24 other teams ranked among the top 25 in action. Clemson begins its quest for a second straight national championship when the top-ranked Tigers host Georgia Tech on Thursday in an early-season ACC tilt. Led by Heisman Trophy contender Trevor Lawrence, the Tigers are currently a 36-point favorite at top online sportsboo... 

  • BookMaker.eu The 2019 college football season begins for real this week with nearly every team taking the field for the first time. There were a few games last weekend to whet our appetites and get us ready for what is sure to be a thrilling ride to the national championship game in January. Most of the top dogs in the sport like to pencil in a body bag game early in the season to chisel away the offseason rust and we can see that in a number of opening college football betting lines, which have crossed over... 

  • BookMaker.eu A total of three schools have gone on to win the Mountain West since the title game was brought to inception back in 2013. Those three teams include the Boise State Broncos, San Diego State Aztecs and Fresno State Bulldogs. To little surprise, all three teams are currently listed as favorites to take home conference bragging rights in 2019 at online sportsbooks. As top heavy this conference has been in recent memory, there’s a number of upstarts that could throw a wrench into the proceedings sho... 

  • BookMaker.eu A different team has taken home the MAC championship each of the last four seasons which says a lot about the parity the conference goes through on a yearly basis. While the Northern Illinois Huskies are one of the favorites to get back to Ford Field and defend its title from a year ago, it’s the West Division rival Toledo Rockets that check in as the odds on favorite – albeit slightly – to seal the deal in 2019. If they did, it would be the second MAC Championship for the program in the last th... 

  • BookMaker.eu Conference USA has seen a major drop in top tier programs since a number of them bolted for The American a few years back. That said, it still looks to be one of the more competitive conferences in the country! That’s made highly evident by the fact that linemakers installed eight teams with 12-1 or shorter odds to win the title and move on to the conference’s best bowl game; currently the Boca Raton Bowl. You can seriously make arguments for each and every one of them to win the conference, but... 

  • BookMaker.eu Even though the Ohio State Buckeyes have cashed in on the Big Ten title odds at online sportsbooks two straight seasons and Jim Harbaugh has never defeated the Scarlet and Grey since making Ann Arbor his home back in 2015, the Michigan Wolverines are currently installed slight favorites to win the B1G title game for the first time in program history. That’s an enormous vote of confidence by linemakers for a Wolverines program that hasn’t experienced much success since the Big Ten championship game came into existence back in 2011. Maybe the folks setting the lines are putting way too much into the fact that Urban Meyer is no longer roaming the sidelines in Columbus. Then again, maybe not as the Maize and Blue look to have a pretty darn good team at its disposal; make sure to circle November 30 on your calendars! ... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Big 12 – otherwise known as the Oklahoma Sooners stomping ground – rarely rates out as one of the best conferences in the country. That has everything to do with the fact that the Oklahoma Sooners have dominated it in past seasons regardless of whether it was Bob Stoops or Lincoln Riley overlooking the program. You have to go back to 2014 when the Baylor Bears pulled off the feat to find the last time a team other than Boomer Sooner came out triumphant. Since the turn of the century, the Okl... 

  • BookMaker.eu My has the Atlantic Coast Conference fallen upon hard times! What was once a conference that boasted premiere national title contenders like Florida State, Virginia Tech and Louisville has now been resorted to a one-trick pony with the Clemson Tigers the one and only choice of the betting markets to win the whole enchilada. Makes sense considering Dabo Swinney has turned the Tigers into a perennial superpower having logged national championships in two of the last three seasons. They let it be known just how seriously they should be taken after Trevor Lawrence and company went out and thrashed the Alabama Crimson Tide in the title game of the College Football Playoff to bring the National Championship Trophy back to Death Valley. Unsurprisingly, the Tigers are the biggest favorites on the betting board at online sportsbooks to win the ACC for the fifth straight time and return to the CFP once again. They’re simply a different breed when it comes to talent, experience and coaching, so don’t go thinking crazy things about investing in anyone to win the ACC in 2019 other than the Tigers. ... 

  • BookMaker.eu Central Florida has been the class of The American since becoming a member a handful of seasons ago. You can’t go wrong backing them once again this upcoming season with Josh Heupel’s troops favored to win the conference at online sportsbooks a third straight season. They sealed the deal each the previous two times, but face an uphill climb in 2019-20 with McKenzie Milton not expected to take a single snap after suffering a gruesome leg injury at the tail end of last season that his body is stil... 

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