College Capper: Best Bets Week 3

College Capper: Best Bets Week 3

This article is part of our College Capper series.

Chris' Picks

Hey, look at that, a winning Week 2. A blind squirrel finds a nut every now and then. Let's see if I can do it two weeks in a row.

Central Florida (-7.5) at Georgia Tech

There's no doubt the Jackets are heading in the right direction, and have a keeper in quarterback Jeff Sims. But I'm seeing roughly 63 percent of bets going towards GT, and I'm happy to go against the grain in what's a big step up in competition. UCF expects QB Dillon Gabriel to take a big step forward, return three RBs, three starting OL and an experienced defense that was anything but last season. The Jackets had trouble finishing drives against FSU last week, and that won't get it done against the Knights.

Boston College (+5.5) at Duke

This line has moved all over the place, opening at +6, tumbling to +4.5 before seemingly now settling in. I was impressed with Duke's feistiness at Notre Dame, and QB Chase Brice looks like an upgrade. But I'm banking on the Irish beating Duke twice after last week's physical battle. It's a slippery slope when one team has played while the other hasn't. Will the Eagles suffer from a lack of hitting, or will they be more prepared having seen Duke on tape? I believe Eagle RB David Bailey will be the best player on the field, and that BC can grind this out in a low scoring affair, winning outright.

Pittsburgh (-21.5) vs.

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Chris Bennett
Bennett covers baseball, college football and college basketball for RotoWire. Before turning to fantasy writing, he worked in scouting/player development for the Atlanta Braves and Montreal Expos. He's also a fan of the ACC.
Greg Vara
Vara is the lead golf writer at RotoWire. He was named the FSWA Golf Writer of the Year in 2005 and 2013. He also picks college football games against the spread in his "College Capper" article.
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