College Football

Ed Orgeron agreed to a six-year, $42 million contract extension with the LSU Tigers after leading the team to a national title last season. (Image: Nick Wagner/AP)

LSU Coach Ed Orgeron Signs Six-Year, $42M Extension after National Title Win

Ed Orgeron found out that winning pays, as LSU on Friday agreed to a six-year contract extension worth more than $42 million to its head football coach. Oregron becomes the fifth-highest paid coach in college football, according to The Advocate. Orgeron Reaps Rewards The deal pays Orgeron a base annual […]

Trevor Lawrence will lead the Clemson Tigers into the 2020 college football season as national title favorites. (Image: Gerald Herbert/AP)

Clemson Opens as 2020 National Championship Favorite, LSU Longshot to Repeat

Clemson failed in its bid to win back-to-back national championships on Monday, but oddsmakers still favor the Tigers to dominate college football next season. The first 2020 national championship odds were released just hours after LSU defeated Clemson 42-25 to win the 2019 College Football Playoff championship, and Clemson is […]

LSU Quarterback Joe Burrow has skill and motivation, and should be a force in the LSU-Clemson National Championship game Monday at the Superdome. (Image: AP)

One Bet, $100: LSU Will Dominate Clemson in National Championship Game

While gamblers are having a difficult time deciding on which team to back in Monday’s College Football Playoffs National Championship game, I haven’t wavered once on my choice. That’s why I’m using my One Bet, $100 on LSU, and giving away five points. I was fortunate to get the line […]

The Clemson players got to the National Championship game, but needed the rest before the Clemson-LSU game on Monday at the Superdome in New Orleans. (Image: Greenville News)

Will Delay Impact Clemson, LSU in College Football Playoff Championship Game?

The last time either LSU or Clemson played football it was 16 days ago, and both teams were getting anxious waiting for Monday’s College Football National Championship game at the Superdome in New Orleans. It’s the longest layoff in the CFP’s six-year history, and both players and coaches desperately want […]

Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm is bypassing his senior season to enter the 2020 NFL Draft. (Image: Jeff Sentell/DawgNation)

Georgia’s Jake Fromm Joins NFL Draft, 2020 Class Loaded with QBs

Leaving college to pursue an NFL career was a major decision for Georgia QB Jake Fromm, and one the junior signal caller didn’t take lightly. Whether or not skipping his senior year turns out to be the “right” decision for Fromm will be determined by the time April’s NFL draft […]

Oregon narrowly defeated Wisconsin, 28-27 in the Rose Bowl in one of several teams that were College Bowl winners and losers. (Image: AP)

Winners and Losers: 2019-20 College Bowl Games Deliver Gridiron Surprises

The college bowl season comes to an end on Monday when the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns take on the Miami of Ohio Redhawks in the LendingTree Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. The Redhawks are favored by 14, and are expected to cover easily, barring any surprises. But surprises have been the story […]

The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl is the only college football game on the schedule Friday, with Ohio heavily favored over Nevada. (Image: Loren Orr/Getty)

Fry Day Football: Ohio Takes on Nevada in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

The college football season may be nearing its end, but before we can wrap up the year with the National Championship Game, there are still a couple bowl games to be played, including Friday’s Famous Idaho Potato Bowl between the Ohio Bobcats (6-6) and the Nevada Wolf Pack (7-5). In […]

Quarterback Jake Fromm will lead Georgia against Baylor in the Sugar Bowl, but he won’t have his full complement of teammates for the New Year’s Day game. (Image: Jeff Sentell/DawgNation)

Georgia Still Favored in Sugar Bowl Despite Missing Key Players

The No. 5 Georgia Bulldogs (11-2) won’t have their full complement of players when they take the field for the Sugar Bowl on Wednesday, but they’re still expected to have enough talent to deal with the No. 7 Baylor Bears (11-2). Georgia heads into the Sugar Bowl with the potential […]

Wisconsin enters Wednesday’s Rose Bowl game as a three-point favorite over the Oregon Ducks. (Image: Justin Casterline/Getty)

Rose Bowl Odds Give Edge to Wisconsin in Clash Between Elite Defenses

The No. 6 Oregon Ducks (11-2) will take on the No. 8 Wisconsin Badgers (10-3) in the Rose Bowl Game on Wednesday in a battle between two powerhouse programs that narrowly missed out on playoff spots. The Ducks and the Badgers provide a traditional Rose Bowl matchup between teams from […]

No. 11 Utah is a touchdown favorite over Texas in the Alamo Bowl on New Year’s Day. (Image: Kyle Terada/USA Today Sports)

Alamo Bowl, Liberty Bowl Highlight New Year’s Eve Bowl Games

The college football bowl schedule doesn’t really heat up until New Year’s Day, but there are five noteworthy games on New Year’s Eve, including the Alamo and Liberty bowls, to tide fans and bettors over until the big games on Wednesday. Whether anyone will actually watch Tuesday’s games is another […]

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow should have a big day against Oklahoma in the Peach Bowl on Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. (Image: Getty)

One Bet, $100: LSU will Squash Oklahoma in Peach Bowl

Saturday’s Peach Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta is a game I’ve been looking forward to since it hit the betting boards. LSU opened as an 11-point favorite against Oklahoma, and I was able to get a bet down on the Tigers immediately. Even now, with the line at 13.5 […]

Oklahoma State will be without safety Kolby Harvell-Peel, for the team’s college football bowl game on Friday at the Texas Bowl. (Image: Getty)

Holiday, Texas Bowls Highlight Friday College Football Betting Action

There are five college football bowl games on Friday’s schedule, including USC vs. Iowa in the Holiday Bowl in San Diego, and Oklahoma State vs. Texas A&M in the Texas Bowl in Houston. The other three games are North Carolina vs. Temple in the Military Bowl, Michigan State vs. Wake […]

Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi seemed more interested in talking about the ACC Championship rather than Thursday’s Quick Lane Bowl. (Image: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

Pitt Coach Focused on ACC Championship, not Thursday’s Quick Lane Bowl

It is a bit confusing that Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi chose to talk about the ACC Championship at the press conference for Thursday’s Quick Lane Bowl two weeks ago. Maybe Narduzzi was trying to take the pressure off the team, who are 11-point favorites over Eastern Michigan, after opening at […]

Miami quarterbacks N’Kosi Perry (5) and Jarren Williams (15) still don’t know who will start in Thursday’s Independence Bowl, but Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz said he will make a decision soon. (Image: Florida Sun-Sentinel)

Which Miami Team Will Show Up for Independence Bowl?

Gamblers who want to bet on the Independence Bowl have to wonder which Miami team will show up against Louisiana Tech in Shreveport, LA, on Thursday, because the Hurricanes have certainly shown two personalities on the football field this season. The first Miami team is the one that defeated No. […]

Hawaii quarterback Cole McDonald has a chance to get the Rainbow Warriors to 10 wins in Tuesday’s Hawaii Bowl against BYU in Honolulu. (Image: Hawaii Athletics)

Hawaii, BYU Rekindle Rivalry at Hawaii Bowl

The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors are no strangers to the Hawaii Bowl, having played in the long-running event on eight previous occasions. The team will make its ninth Hawaii Bowl appearance on Tuesday when they renew an old rivalry against the BYU Cougars at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. Despite having home-field […]