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2022 College Football: Best last-minute preseason bets

Indianapolis, IN, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Bryce Young (9) throws a pass against the Georgia Bulldogs in the third quarter during the 2022 CFP college football national championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Marc Lebryk-USA TODAY Sports

The 2022 college football season kicks off on Aug. 27, as Week 0 is headlined by the Northwestern Wildcats and Nebraska Cornhuskers squaring off in Dublin, Ireland. Most of the value has been lost on preseason bets in college football, but that’s not to say there aren’t some winners available on the market.

Click below to read about the best bets in each Power Five conference.

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The Clemson Tigers are the favorites to win the ACC, as the market implies that they have a 51% chance of winning the conference. Read more…

Big Ten

The Ohio State Buckeyes are the market's favorites to win the Big Ten, implying that they have over a 60% chance of winning the conference. Read more…

Big 12

While four teams — Oklahoma, Texas, Oklahoma State and Baylor — have 6-to-1 odds or better for the Big 12 Championship, PFF slightly favors the Sooners to win the conference. Read more…


BetMGM Sportsbook has USC, Utah and Oregon as Pac-12 favorites, but according to PFF, the Utes are the only team with over a 14% implied probability of winning the conference. Read more…


BetMGM Sportsbook and PFF agree that the Alabama Crimson Tide should be slight favorites to win the SEC over the Georgia Bulldogs. Read more…

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