College Football Betting News - Ohio State Buckeyes #2 AP Poll and #2 By Sportsbooks to Win BCS
August 19, 2008 - The Ohio State Buckeyes are ranked #2 in the latest AP Top 25 College Football poll released on the weekend. Online sportsbooks agree by giving the Ohio State Buckeyes betting line the second best chance to win the BCS odds at +550 odds. OSU was ranked # 3 in the USA Today poll released on August 1, 2008. The Buckeyes are one of the most hated teams in the nation outside of Ohio in a recent ESPN poll. Ohio State has been in the BCS championship game 3 out of the last 6 years and have been a perennial powerhouse a top all of the college football polls.
This year OSU looks like they will be another powerhouse offense that will be led by RB Chris "Beanie" Wells and QB Todd Boeckman who are both in the preseason Heisman odds. The Buckeyes offense will have talented WRs Brian Robiskie and Brian Hartline. Furthermore, they will have the nation's #1 quarterback recruit in Terrelle "I run like Vince Young" Pryor in the fold. The defense will have several returning starters that include talented linebackers James Laurinaitis and Marcus Freeman and CB Malcolm Jenkins.
Have a look at some interesting Ohio State Buckeyes odds:
College Football Odds to win BCS National Championship
Ohio State +550
Georgia Bulldogs +750
USC (Southern Cal) +300
Florida Gators +650
Oklahoma Sooners +750
Ohio State odds to win the BCS are +550 meaning that for every $100 bet would payout $550. For help in understanding betting lines.
NCCA Football Odds to win the Big 10 Conference
Ohio State -200
Penn State +600
The Ohio State Buckeyes are the College Football Future odds betting favorite to win the Big 10 at -200 odds meaning that you would have to bet $200 to win $100. Wisconsin has the second best odds at +300.
College Football Odds to win the Heisman Trophy
Chris Wells +650
Todd Boeckman +3300
Tim Tebow +300
OSU RB Chris Wells has a "Beanie's" chance with Heisman odds of +650 meaning that for every $100 pays out $650. Florida Gator is the favorite to win the Heisman at +300.
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