Bettors favoring underdogs MSU & Clemson

Bettors jumping on Michigan State, Clemson in underdog playoff roles

The final college football playoff rankings for 2015-16 were released on Sunday and bettors are already heading to the betting window to nab the underdogs.

View College Football Playoff Odds

Oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI currently list Alabama as a 9.5-point favorite over Michigan State in the No. 2 vs. No. 3 matchup, while Clemson is a 4-point underdog versus Oklahoma despite being the top seed in this year's playoff.

Our College Football Public Betting page shows that a whopping 78% of bettors are taking the Spartans and the 9.5 points in the first matchup, while 58% are nabbing the Tigers as a 4-point dog versus the Sooners. This information is subject to change over the next few weeks, but it's interesting nonetheless that bettors are attracted to the underdog early.

As for the totals, the Oklahoma-Clemson number is sitting at 65 points with oddsmakers expecting a shootout, and the MSU-Bama over/under is sitting at 49 points with oddsmakers expecting more of a defensive struggle. The only significant line movement that has already occurred is the Tide going from an 8.5-point favorite up to -9.5.

Bet College Football Playoff Games

Want More From Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NCAAF Discussions

NFL SUNDAY DOGS on Sun, Nov 2020 by armyranger
Sunday sharp action on Sun, Nov 2020 by Jimmythegreek

College Football Predictions

Thumbnail Georgia vs. South Carolina Prediction The under has been profitable in the Georgia-South Carolina series but will it cash on Saturday night when the Gamecocks and Bulldogs...
Thumbnail LSU vs. Texas A&M Prediction The No. 5 Texas A&M Aggies host the defending champion LSU Tigers at 7:00 p.m. ET on Saturday night. Are the Aggies laying too many points as a 14.5-point home favorite or...
Thumbnail Michigan State vs. Northwestern Pick Big Ten rivals meet in East Lansing on Saturday when No. 8 Northwestern takes on Michigan State at 3:30 p.m. ET. Will the Wildcats cover as double-digit road...
Thumbnail Pittsburgh vs. Clemson Prediction No. 3 Clemson hasn’t played in weeks after having a bye and a cancelled game last week. The Tigers should play on Saturday afternoon, however, when they host...
Thumbnail Auburn vs. Alabama Prediction The Nick Saban-less Iron Bowl will take place on Saturday afternoon in Tuscaloosa where No. 22 Auburn will take on No. 1 Alabama at 3:30 p.m. ET. As 24.5-point...

NCAAF Headlines