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Four Teams Potentially Lacking Motivation For Bowl Season

Playing in a bowl sounds awesome, but not all bowl games are created equal. Sometimes, players don’t have the same drive to play in a bowl a day after Christmas against a team with a losing record that they would if they were in the semifinals.

Capping motivation levels during bowl season is tricky. It relies heavily on assumptions and hypotheticals, but motivation is an often overlooked factor during the slog that is the college football bowl season.

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7 Costly Mistakes Sports Bettors Make During Bowl Season

Bowl season was pretty much invented for sports bettors. Why else would you tune in to something called the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl? 

Just because you're going to bet on a bunch of games you've never heard of this holiday season doesn't mean you need to go offering donations to your sportsbook. 

The video above takes a quick look at "Seven Mistakes Sports Bettors Make During Bowl Season." It's an effort to help you avoid these common blunders and to help you hang on to more of your bankroll over the holidays. 

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Four Hottest Bets Entering Bowl Season

College football bowl season is upon us. Don’t worry if you don’t have time to study all 84 teams or you don’t care about the Camping World Independence Bowl; we’ve done the research for you. Here are the four hottest bets entering bowl season that should end your season with some extra money in the bank.

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Biggest Mismatches Of The 2016 Bowl Season

The formula/system/ancient Mayan secret on how teams are matched up for bowl games is pretty convoluted and that does not necessarily make the most even matchups. Yes, we get some amazing games, but there are always a few bowl games that are complete beatdowns thanks to massive mismatches.

Spotting these mismatches can go a long way to making sure you have a profitable bowl season. Don’t worry. You don’t need to plow through 40-plus bowl games and 80-plus teams to figure out where these mismatches are. That’s what I get paid for.

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Jonny Knows Picks: Early Bowl Season Plays

Nothing says Christmas like bowl season. Other than family, food, presents and Jesus. 

But we pray to a different deity when it comes to wagering and thy name is Gamblor. May he bring us good fortune over the holidays with our bowl wagers.

Here's who I like in the early ones:  

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Four Tips For Betting Bowl Games This Holiday Season

So many games, and for once, you may actually have the time to bet them during the Christmas season. 

In an effort to help, I’ve put together a short list of tips to help you get the edge on your sportsbook over the holidays.

I tried to avoid the same old tips that seem to be floating around in every generic bowl tips article that you’ll find on Google. Instead, I wanted to look at some uncommon but straightforward angles that you probably won’t find many others talking about this bowl season. 

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College Football Playoffs Opening Betting Odds

The College Football Playoffs are set and now we wait with bated breath for the Peach Bowl and Fiesta Bowl on New Year’s Eve.

The Alabama Crimson Tide and Washington Huskies will meet in a battle that will feature the best defense and offense facing off against each other. On the other side of the bracket, we see the Clemson Tigers who look to win it all after losing in last year’s finals when they challenge the powerhouse Ohio State Buckeyes.

Alabama opened as a big 13.5-point favorite for the Peach Bowl, while Ohio State opened at -2.5 for the Fiesta Bowl.

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Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl

Peach Bowl

The unbeaten Alabama Crimson Tide continue their quest for a second consecutive national championship as massive favorites against the Washington Huskies in the 2016 Peach Bowl, which is the first of two College Football Playoff semifinal matchups. Alabama opened as 14-point chalk and brings a 25-game winning streak into the Peach Bowl while going 16-9 against the spread during that stretch.

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Fiesta Bowl

The Ohio State Buckeyes are back in the Fiesta Bowl, only this time it's against the Clemson Tigers in the College Football Playoff semifinal. The teams have had similar seasons – several statement wins, but many close calls. They are meeting in a bowl for the second time in four years, with Clemson having won a 40-35 shootout in the 2014 Orange Bowl.

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Rose Bowl

Rose Bowl

The USC Trojans recorded a 38-24 victory over the Penn State Nittany Lions when they last met in the 2009 Rose Bowl. Both these squads were bowl game losers last season. USC fell 23-21 to Wisconsin in the Holiday Bowl, while Penn State dropped a 24-17 decision to Georgia in the TaxSlayer Bowl.

Kickoff: Monday, January 2 @ 5:00 p.m. ET
Location: Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California
Additional Read: USC vs Penn State Betting

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