Are Good Rushing Teams Undervalued in Low Scoring College Football Games?

For a long time I’ve theorized that underdogs with an effective ground game are typically undervalued — especially in low scoring games. The logic behind this hypothesis was simple enough: If teams are able to rush the football effectively then they are able to continually move the chains, eat clock, and stay within striking distance of their opponent. The nation’s top…

2014-15 Heisman Odds

Bovada released their first Heisman odds for the 2014-15 College Football season back in January and to nobody’s surprise Florida State QB Jameis Winston was the favorite to repeat as the nation’s most outstanding player. Despite his off-season run-in with the law (Winston was cited for shoplifting crab legs), the 6’4″ gunslinger was not disciplined by…

2014 College Football Conference Title Odds

The 2014 College Football season kicks off on Thursday, August 28th with a number of games highlighted by Texas A&M at South Carolina. 5Dimes released Week 1 lines very early on, and more recently CG Technologies posted point-spreads for every week 1 game. This year in addition to  2014-15 NCAAF Futures, the new playoff system has created another betting opportunity…

2014-15 College Football Championship Odds

With the BCS gone the way of the dodo, fans across the globe are excited to finally welcome a playoff system to NCAA Football. Most sportsbooks have posted their 2014-15 College Football Championship Odds and, as expected, many of the usual suspects dominate the top spots. Below shows how the odds have fluctuated at Sportsbook.com:…