The odds suggest a near coin-flip chance that Alabama goes undefeated in the 2018 college football regular season for an unprecedented fourth time under coach Nick Saban. The preseason national title favorites will have to overcome a young defense to exceed expectations.
College Football Picks
Perhaps the biggest mismatch on the Week 1 college football board has Western Kentucky getting nearly five touchdowns at No. 7 Wisconsin. Which way to lean?
Mid-American Conference Preview: Huskies Will Be Big MACs
The Toledo Rockets were far and away the best team in the MAC last season, but the landscape has shifted and we discuss the top contenders for this year's conference title.
College football futures have Texas behind Oklahoma in the Big 12 race as the Longhorns eye a return to national prominence behind 2nd-year coach Tom Herman.
San Diego State looks for an upset of No. 13 Stanford for the second straight year as the two begin the new season Aug. 31 on “The Farm.”
The UCF Knights won the AAC title last season and posted a perfect 13-0 record, but this year is all shiny and new so let’s see which teams the oddsmakers are dealing as top choices in the conference.
The Nittany Lions were not far from making the playoffs in 2017. But departed players, especially on defense, will leave too many holes for Penn State’s talented youth to fill this season.
Miami (OH) coach Chuck Martin is the MAC Daddy when it comes to profiting against the spread in the Mid-American Conference. Check out the top betting coaches for the Group of 5 conference here.
Lane Kiffin’s Florida Atlantic Owls defeated the North Texas Mean Green for the Conference USA title last season, but will those programs reign supreme once more? Let’s discuss the top contenders.
Luck Not on Irish Side in 2018 Regular-Season Win Total Betting
While it's true that "defense wins championships," even the best defense can't throw, run, or catch the ball as well. Read on for a preview of Notre Dame's upcoming season.
College football fall camps are in full swing, and the first preseason poll has been released: the Amway Coaches Top 25. Take a wild guess which team is No. 1. Here's a look at each of the 25 teams' futures odds for the 2018 season.
BetOnline Prop: Which SEC Coach Will Be First to Go This Year?
There is no more cutthroat college football league than the SEC, and it's almost a given at least one coach from the conference won't make it through all of 2018. BetOnline offers a prop on that.
If Any Defensive Player Has Shot at 2018 Heisman Trophy, It’s This Guy ….
The nation's best returning defensive player this college football season is likely Houston tackle Ed Oliver. Any shot he could win the Heisman Trophy?
It’s not often that a Power 5 school will visit a Mid-American foe, but that’s the case on Aug. 31 as the ACC’s Syracuse heads to Western Michigan.
The first ranked team to take the field in the 2018 college football season is Central Florida as the Knights open at AAC rival UConn on Aug. 30.
The Big Ten schedule again gets a Week 1 start this season as Northwestern visits Purdue on Aug. 30 in an ESPN nationally-televised matchup.
Opening Week: Wyoming to Ride High at New Mexico State
A lined game for the unofficial start of college football is Wyoming at New Mexico State. This is just their second-ever confrontation, with the first one taking place 65 years ago in Laramie.
The 2018 college football season kicks off with Hawaii, a terrible bet in the 2017 season, visiting Mountain West rival Colorado State on Aug. 25.
Rising Wake Forest will be without its starting quarterback on Aug. 30 when the Demon Deacons open the 2018 college football season at Tulane.
Only three times in NCAA history has a school had back-to-back Heisman winners. Might Oklahoma join that exclusive club this year with either Kyler Murray or Rodney Anderson?
The worst Power 5 football program in the country has been Kansas for a handful of years, and the oddsmakers expect more of the same from the Jayhawks in 2018.
Oddsmakers aren’t very high on LSU for the 2018 college football season, but could Ohio State transfer quarterback Joe Burrow make the Tigers SEC contenders?
Might surprise you to learn that Penn State has had just one Heisman winner in its storied history. Could quarterback Trace McSorley be the second in 2018?
Looking for the best value bet on 2018 college football win totals? Then look no further than East Lansing with the Michigan State Spartans.
The Big Ten surprisingly missed out on the College Football Playoff for the first time last year. Expect a return in the 2018-19 season. Here’s why:
The Big Ten missed the College Football Playoff for the first time last year, and chances are high it could happen again in the 2018 season. The competition is strong and divisions unbalanced. Expect the league to batter each other once again.
The SEC introduces five new head football coaches for the 2018 season, tying the conference record for most ever to begin a year. If betting futures, don’t expect much change from last season. Here’s a look at how new hires fared in the win-loss department since 2005, and a couple of betting angles to consider.
Can West Virginia Crash the CFP? Grier Win the Heisman? You Bet
The West Virginia offense led by quarterback Will Grier has the pieces to contend for a national title. Bettors need to jump on favorable Heisman Trophy and championship odds now.
The betting market for which player will go first in the 2019 NFL Draft are far away, but bettors can certainly narrow down the pool now to ready their bankroll for opening odds. Here are the top candidates.
Let’s take a comprehensive and modern look at how to bet on the highest level of amateur football — the FBS Division I level, made up of 129 teams — and show the different types of wagers.
Headed to SBR’s one-of-a-kind International Football Betting Conference in Las Vegas from Aug. 24-26? Here’s a look at the planned speakers to get bettors ready for the NCAA & NFL seasons.