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Two teams that are hoping to find their way to a bowl game this year are going to meet at Kelly Shorts Stadium on Friday night for a standalone college football betting battle, as the Navy Midshipmen duke it out with the Central Michigan Chippewas.
The Middies have a couple wins over the course of their last three games, and the win over the Air Force Falcons was one of the biggest that they have had in quite some time.
The Pac-12 will be on display on Thursday night in Boulder, where the Arizona State Sun Devils and the Colorado Buffaloes will match wits on the college football betting odds in this crucial tilt.
The Sun Devils are quietly a 4-1 team that is coming on strong. Their only loss was on the road to the Missouri Tigers, though that loss is definitely looking more and more suspect the more that we see ASU play.
After another great week of the college football betting season, we are back for Week 7, as we look at the top teams, players, and trends of note for the this week on NCAA football schedule.
History will say that it was “Separation Saturday.” It was the day that three teams that were ranked in the Top 5 in the country were beaten, and the major shakeup occurred. The team that quietly is making the most noise in the land though, wasn’t one of the teams that pulled off the upset.
The Pac-12 will be showcased in the final NCAA football betting battle of the night on Saturday, when the Oregon Ducks play host to the Washington Huskies.
U-Dub is in the Top 25 in one of the two polls at this point, and it knows that a win, and it will be in the Top 20, and maybe even the Top 15 in both. Of course, this is a huge uphill battle playing at Autzen Stadium, especially knowing that a game hasn’t been won here in nine years.
Nebraska and Ohio State are both coming off big wins in their Big Ten openers. The Cornhuskers scored 20 straight points to come from behind to beat Wisconsin last Saturday night. Ohio State won Urban Meyer’s Big Ten debut in East Lansing in a defensive struggle 17-16. The Horseshoe will be rocking this Saturday night when these two meet in a battle of two of the Big Ten’s best.
Bo Pelini actually played football for Ohio State, so this game might mean a little more to him than an average game. Pelini’s Cornhuskers had a disappointing early season loss to UCLA,
It has been quite some time since the Miami Hurricanes and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish have met regularly. Now that they are going to be sharing the ACC banner down the road, that might not be the case for long, and the first installment of this newly recreated rivalry will take place at Soldier Field on Saturday night on the college football Week 6 odds.
West Virginia is coming off a game where they allowed 63 points and still won. Texas allowed 36 points in Stillwater last week, but they edged out Oklahoma State 41-36. Will either of the defenses show up for this one? It’s a battle of two teams who look like serious contenders in the highly competitive Big 12 Conference.
The West Virginia Mountaineers arguably have the most high-powered offense in the nation this year.
After a 3-0 start, the Arizona Wildcats have lost two straight. Stanford was 3-0 after a huge victory over USC, but they stumbled last Thursday in Seattle. Both of these teams really need to get back on track in the PAC 12 Conference race. Which team will have the upper hand this Saturday afternoon?
Rich Rodriguez has brought his spread offense to Arizona, and this unit is having a lot of success so far this season.
The Big Ten schedule continues for the Northwestern Wildcats, as they hope to keep their perfect season alive when they take on the Penn State Nittany Lions in college football betting action this Saturday.
The Wildcats are one of the two teams that are still unblemished in the Big Ten, and with a win on Saturday, they might be the only team left in the conference that still has a ranking in the Top 25 as well.
When you bet on NCAA Football, you should know all about the numbers. Numbers for stats, numbers for trends, numbers for betting lines, numbers for ‘totals’ – You should know it all. Here at Bang the Book, we are set to talk about the NCAA football betting lines for Week 6. Here are the most important numbers that you need to remember for the week!
0: The number of games that the Mississippi State Bulldogs have lost against teams that didn’t ultimately finish the season with at least eight wins since Head Coach Dan Mullen took over. That’s right. The Bulldogs, who have a whopping 17 losses since the start of the 2009 season, have never lost to a team that didn’t finish with at least eight wins that year.