Saturday’s Lead: Our Favorite College Football Bets for Week 3

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Week 3 Cheat Sheet

We’ve put together a one-stop shop for all of our Week 3 betting content. We’d call it homework, but if reading about UAB vs. Tulane was homework, I don’t think Miss Daley would have felt the need to set up a weekly chat with my mother back in middle school. If you could only see me now, Miss Daley…

Our Favorite Bets
Just about everybody will be betting the big games, but don’t ignore some value spots down the board. Here’s to you, Florida International-UMass…

Sharp Report
Professional bettors evidently aren’t worried that New Mexico State and Purdue have played at a Pop-Warner level so far this season…

Who Let the Dogs Out?
The Rainbow Warriors of Hawaii are America’s new favorite team and Stuckey thinks they have a chance to pull off the upset at Army. Time difference, shmime difference…

‘Bama-Ole Miss
The over/under for this SEC slugfest has been hovering around 70 all week. Need we say more?…

Speaking of the SEC, we’ll have some Tiger-on-Tiger crime at Jordan-Hare Stadium this afternoon when LSU visits as a two-score dog against Auburn

TCU-Ohio State
Urban Meyer’s three-game suspension finishes with a bang as the Buckeyes travel to JerryWorld to take on TCU’s explosive attack

Bettors were all over the Huskies early in the week, moving the line to -7. Then the sharps came in on the Utes to push the number back down. Looks like an old fashioned Pros vs. Joes showdown out west…

Watchability Rankings
Every week, Bryan Mears uses a high-minded formula to craft the perfect day of college football viewing for gamblers like us



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Collin Wilson

Notre Dame -13 vs. Vanderbilt. Collin is buying low on the Irish after they struggled against Ball State in Week 2…

See All of Collin’s Picks

Locky Lockerson

Kent State +35 vs. Penn State. The Nittany Lions sure looked good last weekend, so naturally Locky’s fading them in Happy Valley…

See All of Locky’s Picks



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