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Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book III - The Layoff Matters

Covers Dec 15, 2018 - 2:34 PM ET
A team that gained momentum late in the year may not have that same mojo working for it in bowl season, thanks to the extended hiatus. Depending on the break between games, programs could be completely different come game day and that opens up a lot of value to go against, with oddsmakers setting these lines based on their past accomplishments.

Las Vegas Bowl picks and predictions: Can Sun Devils score without Harry

Covers Dec 15, 2018 - 2:27 PM ET
Bowl season is finally here! Five matchups kick off bowl season on Saturday, with the most intriguing being the Las Vegas Bowl between Arizona State and Fresno State. Herm Edwards got the Sun Devils bowl eligible in his first season in the desert, while the Bulldogs are coming off their first MWC title since 2013.

Sharp bettors hit Fresno State odds for Las Vegas Bowl matchup vs. ASU

Covers Dec 15, 2018 - 7:25 AM ET
Covers checks in on the action and line movement for all five college football games on this opening day of bowl season, with insights from Derek Wilkinson, supervisor at The SuperBook at Westgate in Las Vegas.

The Sharp 600: Bowl season betting preview - Part I

Covers Dec 15, 2018 - 5:26 AM ET
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to one of them most magical times of year. College Football Bowl Season is officially back! With five games on Saturday’s card, Joe Fortenbaugh turns to professional bettor and handicapper Brian Edwards for the sides you should be closely monitoring this weekend and beyond.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book II - Money from Motivation

Covers Dec 14, 2018 - 7:45 PM ET
Bowl season is many things to many teams. To some, it’s the culmination of a hard-fought season. To others, it’s a relief from years of losing. And to a few programs, it’s a reminder of missed opportunities and wasted potential. Understanding the mindset of a bowl team is paramount before placing any bets.

Covers staff gives ATS betting picks for every college football bowl game

Covers Dec 14, 2018 - 2:08 PM ET
Every family has a holiday tradition. Well, our Covers family has a tradition of its own. And things get much, much uglier than terrible sweaters. It’s bowl season, which means it’s time to see which member of our editorial team knows the most about NCAAF betting, picking each and every bowl game against the spread.

The Sharp 600: Complete bowl season betting primer

Covers Dec 14, 2018 - 1:19 PM ET
Did the CFP Committee make a mistake by leaving Georgia out of the Final Four? Will Texas (+11) take advantage of a potentially flat Georgia program in the Sugar Bowl? And where has the early sharp action surfaced? SuperBook at Westgate Director John Murray joins Joe Fortenbaugh for a bowl game primer you can’t afford to miss.

Get bowl season started with these five bets you need to make this Saturday

Covers Dec 14, 2018 - 11:07 AM ET
College football bowl season is finally here – and we've broken down the best bets for each of Saturday's five bowl games to help you make some winning picks.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book I - Capping Thy Coaches

Covers Dec 13, 2018 - 8:44 PM ET
Bowl season brings a massive turnaround in college football coaching jobs, with programs firing faltering coaches and others jumping ship to better programs. Before you bet any of your hard-earned bucks on bowl games, make sure you're capping the coaches.

Navy vs Army picks & predictions: Can Black Knights sink Midshipmen again?

Covers Dec 8, 2018 - 4:26 AM ET
The annual Army-Navy showdown will have plenty of intrigue as the storied programs face off Saturday in Philadelphia. The Black Knights come into the game ranked inside the top 25 at season's end for the first time in more than two decades and will look to win the matchup with the Midshipmen for the third straight year.

Complete 2018-19 bowl schedule: Matchups & betting odds for every game

Covers Dec 7, 2018 - 2:51 PM ET
It's December. which means it's everyone's favorite time of the year: College football bowl season! We give you the matchups and opening betting lines for every bowl game on the docket.

LSU faves vs 12-0 UCF, and opening lines for every College Football Bowl Game

Covers Dec 4, 2018 - 1:43 PM ET
Covers checks in on the opening lines and early action for four intriguing bowl games outside of the College Football Playoff. We also bring you the opening and current lines for every other bowl game, with insights from Derek Wilkinson, supervisor at The SuperBook at Westgate.

Large spreads rule the College Football Playoffs but ND has its bettors

Covers Dec 2, 2018 - 8:04 PM ET
The four-team College Football Playoff is set, and oddsmakers seem to think the Dec. 29 semifinals might not be close contests. Covers checks in on the opening lines and early action, with insights from John Murray, director of The SuperBook at Westgate.

Pitt vs Clemson picks and predictions: Tigers laying nearly four TDs

Covers Dec 1, 2018 - 8:42 PM ET
Oddsmakers have made the ACC Championship one of the most lopsided title games in recent memory as the undefeated Clemson Tigers take on the Pittsburgh Panthers this Saturday. Do the Panthers have any hope? Even to cover? We break down the best ways to wager the ACC Championship.

Covers' top betting news, trends, and picks for NCAAF Championship Week

Covers Dec 1, 2018 - 3:38 PM ET
It may be Conference Championship Week, but there's more games outside the Power 5. We've spent all week compiling the top news, trends and picks to help you make the best bets for the rest of college football's action this week.

Georgia odds draw action, but books expect to need Alabama in SEC title game

Covers Dec 1, 2018 - 4:45 AM ET
Covers checks in on the action and line movement for several key Week 14 college football games, with insights from Eric Osterman, manager at The SuperBook at Westgate, and Scott Shelton, sportsbook supervisor at The Mirage.

Northwestern vs Ohio State picks & predictions: Which Buckeyes show up?

Covers Dec 1, 2018 - 2:28 AM ET
Having successfully knocked rival Michigan out of the College Football Playoff picture, Ohio State looks to keep their own CFP chances alive as they face the Northwestern Wildcats Saturday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. We break down the best ways to wager the Big Ten Championship game.

Texas vs Oklahoma picks and predictions: A Wild West shootout

Covers Dec 1, 2018 - 12:23 AM ET
Oklahoma and Texas will battle for the Big 12 Championship at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington on Saturday. The Sooners will try to avenge a 48-45 loss to the Longhorns earlier in the year. We break down the best ways to wager this matchup between the best in the Big 12.

The Triple Option: Conference Champ Week picks, predictions and eats

Covers Nov 30, 2018 - 11:20 PM ET
It’s hard to believe another college football season has come to an end. That’s right, we’re at conference championship week. That means another year of the Triple Option comes to a close, but not before our Andrew Caley picks each and every conference championship game.

Utah vs Washington picks & predictions: Will elite D's keep low total Under?

Covers Nov 30, 2018 - 2:48 PM ET
There isn't much separating Utah and Washington heading into this one. While the Huskies come in as five-point favorites, both teams enter with identical 9-3 records they built in similar fashions - specifically, by boasting elite NCAA defenses. We break down the best ways to wager the Pac-12 Championship game.
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