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Best long-shot bets to win the 2019 college football national championship

Covers Jan 14, 2018 - 7:25 AM ET
There is a new national champion in college football but bettors don't have time to reflect. The odds on who'll win the title in 2019 are out and Covers gives its early leans for medium and long-shot bets. Find out which programs we think have best chances - with the best odds - to hoist the crystal football this time next year.

Sportsbooks are going to need Georgia over Alabama in CFP Championship Game

Covers Jan 8, 2018 - 4:40 PM ET
The College Football Playoff culminates tonight at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, with one team in very familiar territory, and the other a newcomer - and both from the same conference. Covers checks in on the action and line movement, with insights from Devyn Brackett of CG Analytics and Dave Mason from BetOnline.ag.

Monique's CFP Championship Pick Six: UGA vs. Alabama betting prop picks

Covers Jan 8, 2018 - 4:18 PM ET
The CFP National Championship Game can't be limited to sides and totals. Monique Vag gives her favorite team and player prop with her "Pick 6" for Monday's showdown between Alabama and Georgia in the college football national title game.

Alabama or Georgia? Covers writers debate who will cover the pointspread

Covers Jan 8, 2018 - 12:12 AM ET
Covers writers, and college football gurus, Ashton Grewal and Andrew Caley pick a side and go toe-to-toe in a heated debate over which team will cover the pointspread in Monday night's College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs.

Six alternative ways to wager - and win - on the CFP National Championship

Covers Jan 7, 2018 - 9:04 PM ET
A game as big as the CFP National Championship demands a long list of betting options, and sportsbooks have delivered. Jason Logan breaks down the betting props for Monday's showdown between Georgia and Alabama and gives his six best ways to wager on the alternative action for the college football championship.

CFP National Championship betting preview and odds: Alabama vs Georgia

Covers Jan 7, 2018 - 9:00 PM ET
An SEC team will claim the national title for the ninth time in the past 12 seasons as conference mates Georgia and Alabama meet in Monday's College Football Playoff championship at Atlanta. Get everything you'll need to handicap this game like a pro with our full betting preview.

College Football National Championship biggest betting mismatches

Covers Jan 7, 2018 - 3:50 AM ET
Covers breaks the College Football Playoff National Championship Game down to see where the weak spots are in Alabama and Georgia that could be exposed on Monday night in Atlanta. Here are the biggest betting mismatches to consider in the game before placing your final wagers.

The Sharp 600: Wild Card and National Championship breakdown and picks

Covers Jan 4, 2018 - 9:59 PM ET
New year, same aggressive podcast. The Sharp 600 is packaging the Wild Card Round of the NFL playoffs together with the College Football National Championship. Joe Fortenbaugh breaks down all of the college football and NFL action (including picks) and is joined by Jason Simbal from CG Technology.

"National Champ" UCF would be a big underdog vs. Georgia or Alabama

Covers Jan 4, 2018 - 1:10 PM ET
After going 13-0 and knocking off Auburn in the Peach Bowl, the UCF Knights are claiming that they're the rightful national champs - and not whichever SEC school wins between Georgia and Alabama Monday. We polled oddsmakers to see what the spreads would look like for a UCF-Alabama or UCF-Georgia showdown.

These were the biggest bowl betting wins and losses for Vegas sportsbooks

Covers Jan 3, 2018 - 12:12 AM ET
As we headed into the New Year's Day bowl games, we checked in with Las Vegas bookies on which college football bowl games have been the biggest winners and losers for them so far. We're inside a packed Mirage sportsbook on January 1, getting insight for Jeff Stoneback, director of trading for MGM Resorts in Las Vegas.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: The Complete Edition

Covers Jan 2, 2018 - 2:13 PM ET
Bowl season presents some unique handicapping angles for NCAAF bettors that just aren't there in the regular season. Jason Logan has written the Bible on betting bowl games, from coaching changes, to in-game wagering and everything in between, we bring you the complete edition. It's all you need to know to bet bowl games.

Alabama opens as favorite over Georgia for national championship game

Covers Jan 2, 2018 - 2:11 PM ET
The SEC has long been heralded as home to the best college football in the nation. This year won’t change that perception, with two SEC teams advancing to next week’s national championship game. Covers checks in on the opening line and even a little early action, with insights from oddsmakers in Las Vegas as well as offshore.

Sharps making their presence felt in college football playoff betting action

Covers Jan 1, 2018 - 6:01 AM ET
Covers checks in on the betting action and line movement for the New Year's Day college football playoff matchups and the rest of Monday's football action with insights from Devyn Brackett from CG Analytics, Dave Mason from BetOnline.ag and Scott Shelton from the Mirage.

The biggest sports and entertainment betting stories of 2017

Covers Jan 1, 2018 - 12:08 AM ET
Christmas tis the season to be jolly but New Years is the time to reflect back on the signature moments from the past 12 years. What were the betting stories that happening in 2017 that we'll be telling our grandkids about down the road? Covers presents our official list of the biggest betting storylines of the past year.

Outback Bowl betting preview and odds: Michigan vs. South Carolina

Covers Dec 31, 2017 - 8:46 PM ET
The Michigan Wolverines look for a positive end to what has been a difficult season when they face the South Carolina Gamecocks in the Outback Bowl. Get everything you'll need to handicap this New Year's Day opening game like a pro with our full betting preview.

Peach Bowl betting preview and odds: Central Florida vs. Auburn

Covers Dec 31, 2017 - 8:46 PM ET
Central Florida will try to complete an undefeated season and gain some respect for the American Athletic Conference when it takes on Auburn of the SEC in the Peach Bowl on Jan. 1. Get everything you'll need to handicap this game like a pro with our full betting preview.

Citrus Bowl betting preview and odds: Notre Dame vs. Louisiana State

Covers Dec 31, 2017 - 8:46 PM ET
Two storied programs face off on New Year’s Day, when No. 15 Notre Dame takes on 14th-ranked LSU in the Citrus Bowl in Orlando. It’s the first trip to the Citrus Bowl and the 16th different bowl game for the Fighting Irish, while the Tigers are playing in the game for the second straight year and fifth time overall.

Rose Bowl betting preview and odds: Georgia vs Oklahoma

Covers Dec 31, 2017 - 8:46 PM ET
Oklahoma brings the nation’s fourth-best scoring offense into the Rose Bowl and the College Football Playoff semifinal on Jan. 1 against a Georgia team boasting the fourth-best defense in the country. Get everything you'll need to handicap this game like a pro with our full betting preview.

Sugar Bowl betting preview and odds: Alabama vs. Clemson

Covers Dec 31, 2017 - 8:46 PM ET
Top-seeded Clemson and fourth-seeded Alabama are facing each other in the College Football Playoff for the third consecutive season when they square off in the semifinals at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans on Jan. 1. Get everything you'll need to handicap this massive showdown with our full betting preview.

Sharps split in Saturday's New Year's Six bowl game betting action

Covers Dec 30, 2017 - 4:12 PM ET
We’re into New Year’s weekend, and with it comes – hopefully – better matchups among better teams in bowl games. There are four on tap Saturday, including two more New Year’s Six battles. Covers checks in on the action, with insights from right from the Las Vegas Strip as well as offshore.
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