2016 College Football Openers

The 2016-17 College Football season is still months away but 5Dimes has released lines for some key opening week games including Clemson/Auburn and USC/Alabama. Keep in mind that limits are lower than normal and the juice is -120 on both sides. Despite Alabama losing RB Derrick Henry to the NFL Draft, they’re once again expected to be…

Where is Sharp Money Falling in the National Championship Game?

Airing the first College Football Playoff games on New Year’s Eve majorly backfired with total viewership dropping by more than 30%. This head-scratching scheduling decision, which drew widespread criticism from fans and media alike, has also affected betting behavior but not as significantly. After tracking 214,819 bets on the two semifinal games last season, we tracked 202,042 this season —…

2015-16 College Football: Playoff Preview

The College Football 4-team playoff was announced a few weeks back and here’s how it all shakes up: #1-Clemson will take on #4-Oklahoma while #2-Alabama will face #3-Michigan State on New Year’s Eve. Prior to the season Alabama had the best odds of making the playoffs at +190 while Clemson was +525, Michigan State +550,…