Clemson Overvalued Against Notre Dame in 2018 Cotton Bowl Betting

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish acquired their first ever bid to the College Football Playoff after an impressive undefeated season. On Dec. 29, the #3 Irish battle a CFP veteran, #2 Clemson in the 2018 Cotton Bowl betting classic at AT&T Stadium. Since the CFP’s inaugural year in 2015, many wondered when or if Notre Dame would garner an invitation. This year they flat out earned it by beating teams like Michigan, USC, Syracuse, and Northwestern. Plenty of college football [...]

Scully’s 2018 College Football Playoff Free Picks

College Football Semi Final - 2018 Orange Bowl Notre Dame Fighting Irish +13 vs Clemson Tigers (Saturday 4 p.m. ET) A pair of stingy defenses will be on display in the first national semifinal game, with Clemson and Notre Dame each ranked in the top 10 for scoring defense this season. And both offenses are averaging more than 35 points per game under their present quarterback. Oddsmakers made Clemson a double-digit favorite, but I’m expecting a much closer affair. Notre [...]

2018 Cotton Bowl Breakdown – #2 Clemson vs. #3 Notre Dame

The 2018 Cotton Bowl is the opening College Football Playoff game this season and No. 3 Notre Dame is taking most of the action as a hefty dog against No. 2 Clemson. Also, 76% of the TOTAL bets are supporting the OVER in a highly anticipated, high scoring College Football Playoff semifinal game. 2018 Cotton Bowl No. 2 Clemson Tigers (13-0) vs. No. 3 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (12-0) Saturday, December 29th – Arlington, TX – 4:00pm ET (ESPN) Betting Line: [...]

Notre Dame Returns to National Title Picture After 20 Year Absence

In many ways, the history of Notre Dame Football is the history of college football. The Fighting Irish played their first game November 23, 1887, losing to rival Michigan 0-8. Since that inaugural battle, few college football programs have had the type of success like Notre Dame’s had. The Irish have won 11 national titles, including going back-to-back twice in 1929 and 1930 and again in 1946 and 1947. Among the more famous names in Notre Dame Football lore are [...]

Week 13 NCAAF Betting – Notre Dame Shoots to Complete Undefeated Season at USC

Notre Dame can complete a perfect regular season and secure their spot in the college football playoff with a win over the USC Trojans, who need a win to become bowl eligible. Could this be the last game at USC for coach Clay Helton? He’s not likely on the USC sidelines much longer. No such worries for head coach Brian Kelly at Notre Dame, who has guided and planned to perfection for the Irish to win again and secure their [...]

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 [...]

Can No. 16 Syracuse Upset No. 3 Notre Dame In Week 12 NCAAF Betting?

The push towards the college football playoff and a perfect season continues for No. 3 Notre Dame (10-0), and the Irish  have two more hurdles to complete starting with No. 12 Syracuse on Saturday. This isn't just one of the toughest games to call in Week 12 NCAAF betting, it's also one of the most important games for shaping the remainder of the season. The pressure is on as both teams head to the Bronx for a battle everyone will [...]

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 [...]

Top 12 Picks for Week 1 College Football 

by DS Williamson Check out my Top 12 games for Week 1 College Football betting, quick hits style! Thursday, Aug. 30th  #23 Central Florida Knights -23.5 over Connecticut Huskies Although Central Florida is 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games, more handicappers favor the Connecticut Huskies to cover. New Knights’ coach Josh Huepel didn’t change much, which is why even though most handicappers favor UConn, I like UCF. The system works and the Knights are a team that simply pays [...]

Scully Scouts Four Teams to Fade in College Football Week 1

By James Scully Handicapper James Scully brings you four, high-profile teams worth fading in College Football Week 1. Let's get you started with some strong picks out of the gate as we ramp up for a big season! *ATS (Against the Spread) | SU (Straight Up) *PK indicates a pick 'em, or no spread Fade AUBURN -1.5 vs. Washington +1.5 : Tigers 2-6 ATS in last eight openers and teams in different roles here. Auburn must replace 4 starting offensive lineman and [...]