Bet the Wake Forest vs. Memphis Birmingham Bowl Game

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Mary Montgomery
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You can bet the Wake Forest vs. Memphis Birmingham Bowl game online with the Tigers coming in as a -3.5 favorite.


Line Move and Action

The line opened at Memphis -2.5 and has since moved up to -3.5 across the board.  Wake Forest was seeing around 70% of the spread action.

The Birmingham Bowl

The Birmingham Bowl is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division I FBS college football bowl game played annually since 2006 at the 71,594-seat Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. ESPN Regional Television owns and manages the bowl's operations, sponsorships and marketing, including broadcast of the game on ESPN. It features a nearly $2 million payout.

Wake Forest Without Their QB

Wake Forest will be without its top quarterback as freshman Sam Hartman has been declared out. Hartman, who injured his leg in early November against Syracuse, missed the final three regular-season games with sophomore Jamie Newman taking his place.

2018 Birmingham Bowl Betting Trends

Memphis was a -3.5 favorite against Wake Forest.  The Tigers owned an 8-5 record Straight Up and Against The Spread.

The Tigers are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games in December.

Demon Deacons are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games following a straight up win.

- Mary Montgomery, Gambling911.com

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