College Football Picks

  • DECEMBER 30TH, 2014

    NCAA Football News and Notes December 30

    The College Football Playoff is a couple days away and the remaining bowl games will wrap up on January 4. The college football news cycle is always churning however, and that means that players are leaving for the NFL, coaches are changing zip codes, and a lot of other news is coming out week after week. ACC Miami offensive tackle Ereck Flowers is taking hi.....

  • DECEMBER 29TH, 2014

    Orange Bowl Free Pick: Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

    The ACC runner-up Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will battle the Mississippi State Bulldogs in this year's Orange Bowl. The game will be played on January 1 in Miami, FL and both teams have an interesting task at hand. Mississippi State needs to break down the triple-option attack of Georgia Tech without defensive coordinator Geoff Collins, who moved over to.....

  • DECEMBER 29TH, 2014

    Outback Bowl Free Pick: Auburn Tigers vs. Wisconsin Badgers

    The No. 19 Auburn Tigers (8-4) and the No. 17 Wisconsin Badgers (10-3) are slated to square off in the Outback Bowl on Thursday January 1. The game will begin Thursday at 12:00 p.m. ET and can be seen on ESPN 2.Wisconsin was dominated by Ohio State 59-0 in the Big Ten Championship game. Alex Erickson had a good game in the loss, hauling in seven balls for .....

  • DECEMBER 29TH, 2014

    Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Free Pick: Michigan State Spartans vs. Baylor Bears

    The Baylor Bears and the Michigan State Spartans will face off in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl on January 1. Both teams have to be a little bit disappointed to be in this game after entering the season with higher expectations, but this should be a very entertaining game if both teams show up sufficiently motivated. The game will begin at 12:30 p.m. ET and can .....

  • DECEMBER 29TH, 2014

    Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl Free Pick: Missouri Tigers vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers

    The Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl is on the line when when the No. 16 Missouri Tigers (10-3) square off with the the Minnesota Golden Gophers (8-4) on Thursday January 1. Minnesota comes into this game looking to get back on track. While the Golden Gophers have had their share of success this season, they have struggled as of late, losing three of their las.....

  • DECEMBER 29TH, 2014

    TicketCity Cactus Bowl Free Pick: Washington Huskies vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys

    The TicketCity Cactus Bowl is at stake when when the Washington Huskies (8-5) clash with the the Oklahoma State Cowboys (6-6) on Friday January 2. The game will begin at 10:15 p.m. ET and can be seen on ESPN. Oklahoma State got a close victory over Oklahoma 38-35 in its last game. Brandon Sheperd had an outstanding performance in the victory, catching seven .....

  • DECEMBER 29TH, 2014

    NCAA Football System Picks Bowl Week 3

    We slumped a little bit towards the end of the college football season, but have won both bowl games to push the record to 11-5 on the season. The game we’ll look at this week is the Fiesta Bowl between Arizona and Boise State. The Wildcats opened as 4-point favorites and the line has settled in at Arizona -3 and the total on the game is 67.5. Arizona will.....

  • DECEMBER 28TH, 2014

    NCAA Football Betting Trends December 26-31

    College football's bowl season is here. ESPN has previously called this the most wonderful time of the year, and for college football fans and college football bettors, that certainly rings true. As BangtheBook has done all year, we're going to give you some betting trends that will help you when placing your wagers. The trends posted below will cover games .....

  • DECEMBER 25TH, 2014

    NCAA Football System Picks Week 2 Bowls

    Saturday’s Sun Bowl could be one of the better bowl games of the week, as Arizona State faces Duke. Both teams come limping into the game, having lost two of their last three games and both have high-scoring offenses to go with their 9-3 records. The Sun Devils put up similar numbers as Duke, while having played a tougher schedule, which is the main reason.....

  • DECEMBER 23RD, 2014

    College Football News & Notes December 23

    Bowl matchups have started, the College Football Playoff is just over a week away, and the coaching carousel continues to spin faster and faster as rumors, firings, and hirings are all taking place right now. Here’s a look at the latest news from the college football world. ACC Pitt has zeroed in on Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi for the.....

  • DECEMBER 22ND, 2014

    The BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast Bowl Season Week 3

    With a full card of bowl games to talk about, Adam Burke and Kyle Hunter jumped headfirst into the bowl season with a look at six games between now and next Wednesday and also covered the line movements of the two games that they did not cover in depth. There’s a lot to consider this time of year and bettors need to be aware of everything in order to make .....

  • DECEMBER 21ST, 2014

    The BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast Bowl Season Week 2

    With a full card of bowl games to talk about, Adam Burke and Kyle Hunter jumped headfirst into the bowl season with a look at six games between now and next Wednesday and also covered the line movements of the two games that they did not cover in depth. There’s a lot to consider this time of year and bettors need to be aware of everything in order to make .....