ACC football picks: Florida State vs. #2 Clemson & 5 more

Florida State at #2 Clemson, Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET, ABC If this game were to be played for just one quarter, I’d consider taking the points with Florida State. Unfortunately for the Seminoles and their fans, four quarters will be played Saturday . Florida State's season has been defined by hot starts followed by monumental letdowns, and nothing would surprise me if this game followed suit. Despite Florida State’s disappointing year, the Seminoles still have talent, and since [...]

ACC football picks: Virginia Tech vs. Miami & 3 more

It’s unlikely defensive coordinator Bud Foster predicted this kind of season for his beloved Virginia Tech Hokies. In his 33th year with the program, Foster undoubtedly hoped for a more positive final campaign. Virginia Tech is 2-2 so far (0-4 against the spread) and enters Week 6 as a significant underdog against Miami.

ACC Picks: #1 Clemson vs. Syracuse & 5 more

The #1 team in the country takes its first road trip of the season this Saturday when Clemson takes on ACC foe Syracuse in primetime. For the folks at ESPN and ABC, there were hopes that Syracuse would show a little more resistance against Maryland last week and they would come into this matchup undefeated but it wasn’t to be. Instead, Clemson enters 2-0 against a 1-1 unranked Syracuse team that finds itself as a 28-point underdog.

College football: Opening-week betting lines to consider

There is hardly anything in sports more exciting than opening week of the college football season. Luckily for all of us, it will be here before we know it. Here are 10 opening-week lines to consider as we get ever closer to kickoff. Georgia Tech +35 at Clemson, Aug. 29 Clemson is by far the best team the ACC and Georgia Tech will be one of the two worst. The depth disparity is extreme, which pays off on big spreads [...]

Wednesday’s NCAAB Free Picks – Virginia Laying Double-Digits On The Road

Although the AP Poll has Duke ranked number one, the Coaches Poll has Blue Devils’ rival Virginia ranked first. Undefeated at 13-0, the Virginia Cavaliers travel to Boston to take on the BC Eagles on Wednesday, Jan. 9. This might be the season UVA breaks through with a national title. So far, they’ve dominated behind the best defense in college basketball. Virginia will show up as a massive favorite on Wednesday night, though. Can Boston College keep it closer than [...]

NCAAF College Football Rankings Week 13 Update

There are no changes at the top of the College Football Rankings heading into Thanksgiving and Week 13. The top-8 teams all won in Week 12, but No. 9 West Virginia couldn’t hold a ten-point fourth quarter lead, and un-ranked Oklahoma State rallied for a late touchdown to win 45-41 and knock the Mountaineers out of the CFP playoff chase. Also, No. 10 Ohio Stare barely stayed alive with a 52-51 overtime win over Maryland when the Terrapins scored a touchdown [...]

NCAAF Week 4 Early Lines Report

by Fairway Jay  Bettors are already hitting the NCAAF Week 4 early lines to try and catch some value, while also reacting to a wild weekend of action last Saturday. There was some shakeup in the College Football AP rankings and polls following last week’s upsets. Here are the lines on the games involving ranked teams: #22 Texas A&M at #1 Alabama (-27) – One way action from the opener, up a full field goal on Alabama in SEC action as [...]

NCAAF Betting Tips – Tracking The Rush Attack

by Fairway Jay Every week I go through college and pro football boxscores and document rushing statistics. I use point of attack play and rushing guidelines in my weekly pursuit of profit when handicapping, dishing out NCAAF betting tips and determining my point spread prognosis. It’s just one many pieces in my handicapping process, but one I employ when I see a real edge at the point of attack and a team’s potential to out-rush an opponent by margin. The [...]