Who are the worst bets to win the 2019 Heisman? Brett Hudson identifies two superstar players who, despite being phenomenal talents, have no hope of winning college football’s highest individual honor this season.
Sportsbooks Have Wildly Different Heisman Odds For D’Andre Swift, Joe Burrow, Tee Higgins and Three Other Stars
While not all of these players may be seen as top contenders to win the Heisman Trophy, they all offer a wide range of odds across various sportsbooks. So if you’re bullish on one of these six players, be sure to shop around before placing your wager.
Virginia is making big moves in the ACC title odds, now sitting at +1400 on average to win the conference. Is there value betting on Bronco Mendenhall’s Wahoos to surprise Clemson and win the division crown?
The Sooners are now an even heavier favorite in the Big 12 as the Longhorns drop to +400. Is there value on Texas or any other dogs in the conference, or should you stick with the Sooners as your conference champ bet?
The Florida Gators odds to make the 2020 Playoff have dropped from +700 to +1000 ahead of their opening game against Miami. Has the dismissal of defensive back John Huggins played a part?
The preseason hype machine seems to have found an atypical target in 2019, focusing the laser on Salt Lake City. Utah’s national championship odds range from +4000 to +12500. Which sportsbook has the Utes pegged properly? Is this a team that can actually challenge the likes of Clemson and Alabama?
Analyzing the Big Ten Starting QB Races: Ramsey Favored at Indiana; Peters Odds-on at Illinois; Minnesota Wide Open
The Big 10’s quarterback battles create intrigue both for football fans and for bettors, thanks to prop bets available.Get the latest odds on the races at Indiana, Minnesota, and Illinois, along with betting advice on each race.
Austin Kendall at -350 Odds to Win West Virginia Starting Spot Over Jack Allison (+350) and Trey Lowe III (+550)
Austin Kendall is trying to win the WVU starting job over Jack Allison after transferring from Oklahoma. His odds have gotten much shorter over the last couple days. Is he a lock to start Week 1 vs James Madison?
Tommy Stevens may not have won the Penn State job, but he has two seasons of experience in the Joe Moorhead offense. Is he the best bet to be Mississippi State starting QB?
Jalen Hurts is a huge favorite to win the Sooners’ starting QB spot for the Week 1 game vs Houston, even though Lincoln Riley continues to say the competition in Norman rages on. What’s the best bet when it comes to the latest college football QB battle prop?
Who is the best bet to win the starting QB role at Arkansas for game one of the 2019 season against Portland State (Aug. 31st)? Ben Hicks is a -200 favorite over fellow transfer Nick Starkel, and he may be good value given his prior experience with head coach Chad Morris.
Tate Martell -150 to Win Miami Starting QB Spot, But N’Kosi Perry (+175) and Jarren Williams (+300) Have Decent Odds
Tate Martell transferred from Ohio State to Miami to play, and play a lot, but these odds suggest he’s in a tight race with N’Kosi Perry. Who will win the Hurricanes’ starting QB spot for their Aug. 24th game vs rival Florida? Brett Hudson analyzes the best bet based on the current odds.
While almost all of the College Football Playoff’s spots have been occupied by Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Oklahoma, there has been value in identifying the right flyer. Who should you be targeting this season?
Iowa State has turned heads as an up-and-coming threat early in the Matt Campbell era, and the odds reflect it. Is 2019 the year the Cyclones win the league?
The Kentucky vs Louisville H2H win total bet has Mark Stoops’ team favored by 3.5 games over the Cardinals, who are in year one under Scott Satterfield. Despite the coaching change, Louisville’s rock bottom will continue in 2019. But Kentucky is also expected to regress from a 10-win season. Can the Wildcats still be four wins better than Louisville?
Backyard Brawl rivals Pitt and West Virginia seem to be going opposite directions in 2019, yet the head-to-head win totals odds don’t anticipate separation between the two. Are the bright-future Panthers a good bet to outpace the rebuilding Mountaineers in their first season under Neal Brown?
The latest 2019 college football prop bet pits Ole Miss vs Mississippi State in a head-to-head win total battle. The Bulldogs are favored by 3.5 wins, but have an extremely tough schedule. If the Rebels can just get bowl eligible, they should be able to cover the spread. Is a bowl game in the cards for this 2019 Ole Miss team?
Sam Ehlinger (+1700) Moves Into Top Ten in 2019 Heisman Odds; Can He Become First Longhorn QB to Win?
Texas Longhorn QB Sam Ehlinger is now in the top-10 of the 2019 Heisman Trophy favorites. No Texas pivot has ever won the award, but Ehlinger will be surrounded by solid playmakers, working behind a solid offensive line, and have the chance to feast on bad Big 12 defenses. Is he good value bet?
Will the 2019-20 college football season again be dominated by Alabama and Clemson or could a longshot team like the Oregon Ducks make some noise?