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Spring games have Vegas looking ahead to college football odds

College football programs are hosting their spring games in preparation for the upcoming season. That has books and bettors thinking about the CFP National Championship futures odds. We look at the top favorites and live long shots at The Mirage Las Vegas.

Covers Apr 20, 2017 - 12:45 AM ET

Oklahoma QB Mayfield’s arrest could shake up national title, Heisman odds

The start of the 2018 college football season is still months away, but there could be a shift in futures as Oklahoma star quarterback Baker Mayfield was arrested early Saturday morning.

Covers Feb 25, 2017 - 5:16 PM ET

Futures odds hit the board in Las Vegas for 2017 Heisman Trophy

Oddsmakers in Las Vegas are wasting no time getting new betting options on the board with the completion of the Super Bowl. Here are the odds to win the 2017 Heisman Trophy as college football's most outstanding player.

Covers Feb 7, 2017 - 4:27 PM ET

Senior Bowl Betting Preview: North vs South

This year's Senior Bowl at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama will be short on star power, but will still feature dozens of players who will find themselves on NFL rosters next season.

Covers Jan 28, 2017 - 1:59 PM ET

Live long shots who could capture next year's national championship

College football bettors are still recovering from an insane national title game, and already Vegas books have futures odds out for next year's champions. If you're looking for a value bet to win it all in 2017-18, search no further than these long shots.

Covers Jan 12, 2017 - 1:17 AM ET

Life Cycle of a Pointspread: Rose Bowl betting odds open to close

The Rose Bowl took us on one of the craziest rides this bowl season. Patrick Everson gives you the "Life Cycle of the pointspread", from the oddsmakers who made the line, the books who took the action, and bettors who wagered on it.

Covers Jan 12, 2017 - 1:10 AM ET

Vegas' favorites and long shots to win 2018 college football championship

The smoke has barely settled on the 2017 National Championship Game and already Vegas bookies are putting out their odds to win next year's college football title. We talk front-running faves and live long shots with Jeff Stoneback of The Mirage sportsbook.

Covers Jan 11, 2017 - 1:57 AM ET

Alabama betting favorites to take home 2018 National Championship

Before the confetti was even loaded into the cannons at the 2017 National Championship game between the Clemson Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide, sportsbooks across Las Vegas were releasing their futures odds to win the 2018 title game.

Covers Jan 10, 2017 - 10:16 PM ET

Monique's Pick Six Props: CFP National Championship team and player propositions

A game this big demands big betting action, which is why Monique Vag has a special edition of her "Pick 6 Props", giving you her favorite alternative wagers for the CFP National Championship Game.

Covers Jan 9, 2017 - 1:50 PM ET

CFP National Championship action report: Public is all over Clemson

The college football season finally comes to a boil Monday night in Tampa Bay with the championship game. Covers talks about where the action is with Jason Simbal, of CG Technology in Las Vegas, and Mike Jerome, lines manager from

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 11:02 PM ET

Betting public pounding Clemson's CFP National Championship odds

After stunning Ohio State, Clemson has convinced the betting public that it can give Alabama a run for the national title. Wagering on the CFP National Championship odds has been one-sided, but sharps could be waiting for their moment to pounce.

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 9:10 PM ET

College Football National Championship betting preview: Clemson vs. Alabama

Top-seeded Alabama looks to claim its fifth national title in 10 seasons under Nick Saban when it battles second-seeded Clemson in Monday's College Football Playoff championship contest at Tampa, Fla.

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 9:09 PM ET

College Football Playoff Title Game Trends

Looking for some hot trends to help your handicapping heading into Monday's National Championship Game? Covers Expert Marc Lawrence has complied a list of every trend you'll need when Clemson takes on Alabama for the national title.

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 9:07 PM ET

NCAAF National championship biggest betting mismatches

The stage is set for what should be an entertaining national championship rematch between the Tigers and Crimson Tide, who combined to lose just one game all season. Alabama has won 13 consecutive games in the head-to-head series, with Clemson looking for its first win over the tide in more than 111 years.

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 8:57 PM ET

Clemson or Alabama? Bloggers debate who will cover the National Championship

If you’re still on the fence about which side to bet in the CFP national championship, we’ve enlisted the help of Alabama blogger SaxonRBR of Roll Bama and Mark Gordon of Shakin The Southland to debate why their team will cover the spread.

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 8:54 PM ET

CFP National Championship: Alabama opens as favorites over Clemson

Patrick Everson talks about the opening number for the national championship with a handful of oddsmakers: John Lester, from; Ed Salmons, from Westgate LV Superbook; Peter Childs, from; and Scott Kaminsky, from

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 6:31 AM ET

Early betting action fading Alabama in CFP National Championship rematch

We're inside The Mirage Las Vegas talking college football betting odds with sportsbook manager Jeff Stoneback. Find out where the early money is hitting for the CFP National Championship Game.

Covers Jan 8, 2017 - 6:31 AM ET

College Bowl Betting Bible: Book I - Capping Thy Coaches

College football bettors face all sorts of challenges when handicapping bowl season. Thankfully, Jason Logan has written the bible on betting bowl games, starting with Book I: Capping Thy Coaches.

Covers Jan 3, 2017 - 12:54 AM ET

College Bowl Betting Bible: Book II - Make money from motivation

The names are different but the situations stay the same. Jason Logan preaches the importance of looking beyond the bowl matchup and uncovering each team's motivation in Book II of his College Football Bowl Betting Bible.

Covers Jan 3, 2017 - 12:53 AM ET

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book III - Waiting Game

The extended wait before a bowl game can be a curse and a blessing to football bettors. Jason Logan explains why things like motivation, injuries and downtime all play into betting bowl games in Book III of his Bowl Betting Bible.

Covers Jan 3, 2017 - 12:52 AM ET
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