The South Point Hotel Casino sportsbook here in Sin City have posted an opening Point Spread for the Chik-fil-A Kickoff Game on Saturday, Sept. 2 at the under-construction Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta with Alabama 3½-point-favorites over Florida State in a high-profile matchup between two of the past three national champions.
The South Point Hotel Casino here in Las Vegas has posted an opening Point Spread for the first game of the 2017/18 College Football season—the Chik-fil-A Kickoff Game from the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday, Sept. 2 and Alabama have been made 3½-point favorites over Florida State.
With two of the past three national champions involved and the Crimson Tide—who opened as 3-to-1 odds favorites by the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook in their opening 2017/17 Championship Game Futures Book odds released last weekend—and QB Jalen Hurts facing the potentially No. 1- or No. 2-ranked and upstart Seminoles, the South Point has already received decent two-way action for a game which will provide a tough loss for the ultimate loser right out of the gates. We’ll keep you updated on all College Football game, conference, Season Team Win Total and Offshore 2018 CFP Championship Game Futures Book odds as they are posted.
The SEC’s Tennessee and the ACC’s Georgia Tech will meet on Monday (Sept. 4) in a bonus 2017 Kickoff Game, the SEC’s Auburn and the Pac-12’s Washington will bang helmets in in this game in 2018, Alabama and Duke will meet in 2019, Florida State will face West Virginia in the first of two 2020 Chik-fil-A Kickoff games followed by a scheduled Georgia-Virginia meeting that far, far, far-off Monday.
NCAAF CHICK-FIL-A KICKOFF GAME PICK: Alabama -3½ (South Point)