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  • BookMaker.eu The College Football Playoff National Championship game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Clemson Tigers is the fourth round of a super power matchup in which these powerhouse programs will again battle for college football supremacy. Alabama has won two of the first three playoff meetings in this series but Clemson did win the national championship game over the Tide two years ago. As the two superpowers of the sport gamblers are quite familiar with each side, the players and coaches. Live b... 

  • BookMaker.eu It is already being touted as “Part IV.” The College Football National Championship game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Clemson Tigers is the fourth consecutive post season meeting between what have become the top two dominant programs in the sport. The Crimson Tide are the defending national champions and have won a total of five nattys since Nick Saban took over as coach in 2007. The Tigers have enjoyed a renaissance under head coach Dabo Swinney and are just two years removed from their... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Mississippi State Bulldogs unfortunately have to play in a stacked SEC, because if they were in a different conference this year they could have really turned some heads. Mississippi State has one of the best defenses in the country but the team only went 8-4 in the regular season because the schedule was so tough.... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Texas Longhorns are massive underdogs coming into their game with the Georgia Bulldogs on New Year’s Day. Texas is almost a two-touchdown underdog, and the Longhorns know they will have their work cut out for them if they hope to defeat Georgia. The Bulldogs are seen as the third-best team in the country according to many power ratings, while the Longhorns are viewed as an above average team after going 9-4 in the Big 12. An upset win for Texas here would mean a lot for the Big 12’s reputati... 

  • BookMaker.eu We finally get a traditional Rose Bowl matchup this year, as the Washington Huskies take on the Ohio State Buckeyes on New Year’s Day on ESPN. This will be the first matchup between the Pac-12 and Big Ten in the Rose Bowl since the College Football Playoffs started. The Huskies come into this game ranked No. 9 in the country, while the Buckeyes are ranked No. 6. Let’s look at this game that can be seen on ESPN and live betting at BookMaker.eu.... 

  • BookMaker.eu Bowl Week includes a basketball school that is going for just its third double digit win season in program history going up against one of the established traditional powers in the sport. The Kentucky Wildcats had a serious look at the Southeastern Conference East Division title but proved to be outclassed by Georgia. The Penn State Nittany Lions were also in the mix for the Big Ten East Division but suffered inexplicable home losses to Ohio State and Michigan State to undermine their efforts. A... 

  • BookMaker.eu Among the top offerings of Bowl Week is a matchup of former ancient rivals from the old Big Eight Conference between the Missouri Tigers and Oklahoma State Cowboys. For Mizzou what was looing like a lost season turned out to be one that ended as a rousing success. As a result, head coach Barry Odom was extended with a nice raise. For the Cowboys a season that started with great promise turned out to be a dud. In fact, it can be said that both teams did the opposite of what was expected of them t... 

  • BookMaker.eu Bowl Week includes what many fans and gamblers consider to be a mismatch between an Atlantic Coast Conference also-ran versus a Southeastern Conference team that is considered to be a “team of the future.” The North Carolina State Wolfpack have one of the most prolific passing attacks in the land with quarterback Ryan Finley but it was not enough for them to come close to Clemson as the top team in the ACC. The Texas A&M Aggies went through a culture change under first year head coach Jimbo ... 

  • BookMaker.eu An important part of the college football playoff debate will be featured this Bowl Week with the Central Florida Knights. For the second year in a row this Group of Five power was on the outside looking in when it came to the playoff. As a consolation prize the Knights will get a New Year’s Day bowl bid as they did last year. One year ago, Central Florida upset Auburn 34-27 in the Peach Bowl to earn a considerable amount of credibility and respect. This year the Knights will get their shot agai... 

  • BookMaker.eu Among the higher quality Bowl Week matchups is one between teams that lost their respective conference championship games. The Big Ten Northwestern Wildcats impressed all by winning the West Division for the first time in their history. The Pac 12 Utah Utes took the South Division championship for the first time since joining the league in 2011. Both the Cats and Utes play physical brands of football that old school fans will appreciate. While Northwestern uses guts, brawn and brains for success... 

  • BookMaker.eu Bowl Week includes an interesting matchup of a Big Ten team that did not reach expectations and one that could well be in decline against a Pac 12 team that many are now tabbing as the “Team of the Future.” The Michigan State Spartans did not contend for the Big Ten East Division title this year and seem to be falling further behind Ohio State, Michigan and Penn State. The Oregon Ducks had a solid but hardly great year under first year head coach Mario Cristobal. But the big news about Oregon wa... 

  • BookMaker.eu Bowl Week includes a matchup of teams that did meet the expectations set out for them at the start of the year. Not much was expected from the Cincinnati Bearcats at the start if the 2018 season and yet from their opening day win at UCLA they continued to surprise both on the field and at the payout window. For the Virginia Tech Hokies, a shot at the Coastal Division title of the Atlantic Coast Conference was the expectation. Instead they had to force schedule an extra last home game to barely m... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Stanford Cardinal didn’t live up to expectations during the regular season, as the hope of competing for another Pac-12 title went away quickly. Stanford finally found a groove down the stretch by winning its final three games to earn an invitation to the Sun Bowl. Stanford will face off against the Pittsburgh Panthers as each side is hoping to finish the season on a high note.... 

  • BookMaker.eu The South Carolina Gamecocks have followed a pretty simple pattern this season. In games against ranked opponents, they have yet to come away with a victory. However, in contests against unranked opponents, they are undefeated. South Carolina hopes the trend will remain this way the whole year by capping the Belk Bowl with a victory over the Virginia Cavaliers.... 

  • BookMaker.eu The second of the two College Football Playoff semifinal games takes place on Saturday night in Miami, as the Oklahoma Sooners take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the Orange Bowl on ESPN. Both teams have explosive offenses, so this figures to be a high scoring contest. The Sooners averaged 49.5 points per game to lead the country, while Alabama was 2nd at 47.9 points per game. Let’s look at this game that can be seen on ESPN and live betting at BookMaker.eu.... 

  • BookMaker.eu The first of the two College Football Playoff games takes place on Saturday afternoon, as the Notre Dame Fighting Irish battle the Clemson Tigers in the Cotton Bowl on ESPN. Both teams come into this game unbeaten, as Notre Dame is 12-0, while Clemson is 13-0. The Fighting Irish are not getting much respect from the oddsmakers, as the Tigers are nearly a two-touchdown favorite. Let’s look at this game that can be seen on ESPN and live betting at BookMaker.eu.... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Michigan Wolverines will be without three of their top players on Saturday, but they are still solid favorites to defeat the Florida Gators in the Peach Bowl on ESPN. The Wolverines will be without running back Karan Higdon and two of their best defensive players, Rashan Gary and Devin Bush. The Wolverines are a 6-point favorite with the total listed at 51. Let’s look at this matchup on Friday and college football picks.... 

  • BookMaker.eu Bowl Week action includes one of the most consistently successful Group of Five programs in the country going up against a program that used to have that status and could be in the process of making a return to prominence. The Arkansas State Red Wolves will be attending their eighth consecutive bowl game after making just one for their entire history before that. The Nevada Wolf Pack is back in a bowl game after missing out the past two years. From 2005 through 2015 they made a bowl every season... 

  • BookMaker.eu The late bowl game on Friday night on ESPN has the Iowa State Cyclones taking on the Washington State Cougars in the Alamo Bowl. The Cyclones are 8-4 SU and 6-6 ATS, while the Cougars are 10-2 SU and 10-2 ATS. This could end up being a low scoring game than most people think, as both Iowa State and Washington State have solid defenses. Let’s look at this game and live betting at BookMaker.... 

  • BookMaker.eu The Camping World Bowl lost some of its luster when it was announced West Virginia quarterback Will Grier would not play. His absence also affected the college football betting odds, as the Mountaineers went from a touchdown favorite to a one-point underdog in Friday afternoon’s game against the Syracuse Orange. Let’s look at this game that can be seen on ESPN and live betting at ... 

  • BookMaker.eu No matter what happens in Nashville, the Purdue Boilermakers will be remembered for blowing out Ohio State earlier in the season. And they got another win when coach Jeff Brohm elected not to take the Louisville job. The coaching situation is stable in Purdue, but that’s not the case for the Auburn Tigers, who slumped to a 7-5 record one season after coming within a victory of a CFP berth. Gus Malzahn is slated to be back next season, but the fickle nature in the football-crazed south could put ... 

  • BookMaker.eu Tearing the whole thing down and building it back up is what Baylor Bears coach Matt Rhule said needed to be done after the Art Briles scandal rocked the program. It didn’t take long for him to fulfill his prophecy. One year after going 1-11, the Bears knocked off Texas Tech in their regular season finale to become bowl eligible and they remain in-state to face the Vanderbilt Commodores in the Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl.... 

  • BookMaker.eu Bowl games are supposed to be fun, and with two teams that have a lot of losing on their resumes, the last few years have been productive on the gridiron. The Duke Blue Devils and Temple Owls are known more for their exploits on the hardwood, but they’ll square off in the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl on Thursday. Duke has quietly put together a solid program under David Cutcliffe, getting to their sixth bowl game in seven seasons. Temple’s success cost the program another coach when Geoff Collins... 

  • BookMaker.eu It’s hard to determine which team was the bigger disappointment in 2018. Both the Wisconsin Badgers and Miami Hurricanes were thinking CFP last year before eventually falling short and squaring off in the Orange Bowl. And this was the year for redemption. Bucky was widely considered the favorite in the lesser Big Ten West and a showdown in the conference title game was circled on the calendar at the start of the season. The Canes were ready to give Clemson a go in the ACC. We saw how that turned... 

  • BookMaker.eu Most bowl games are played in neutral locations, but the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors catch a break in that they will get to play in the Hawaii Bowl. Their matchup against the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs is expected to be a close one and the Rainbow Warriors are hoping the crowd and the comfort of home will help lift them to the victory.... 

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