College Football Playoff 2024 Odds Now Up

Written by:
Dan Shapiro
Published on:
Dec/03/2023

There are a couple of upset fan bases in college football Sunday afternoon, but the CFP is set, nonetheless.

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In Northern Florida and the Tallahassee area, maybe much of Florida for that matter, the anger is palpable. 

"The consequences of giving in to a narrative of the moment are destructive, far reaching, and permanent. Not just for Florida State, but college football as a whole," FSU athletic director Michael Alford said in a statement. "The argument of whether a team is the 'most deserving OR best' is a false equivalence. It renders the season up to yesterday irrelevant and significantly damages the legitimacy of the College Football Playoff.

"... The committee failed college football today."

Added ACC commissioner Jim Phillips: "It's unfathomable."

Actually much of the Twitterverse was on fire Sunday following the picks.

As for the odds on teams that got in, Alabama is a small underdog against Michigan in the first semifinal game while Texas is favored over Washington in the second.

You can find the opening and current lines for the CFP matchups on New Year's Day, as well as the opening and current championship and Heisman odds, from BetOnline below.

Bowl odds will be released on Monday December 4.

CFP Semifinals

 

Alabama vs. Michigan (-1.5)

Over/Under 46

(Note: Spread opened Michigan -2.5)

 

Texas vs. Washington (+4)

Over/Under 64

(Note: Spread opened Texas -5)

 

CFP Championship                    Current Odds                Preseason Odds

Michigan                                  +160                             +800

Alabama                                   +185                             +600

Texas                                        +315                             +2200

Washington                              +700                             +5500

                                               

Heisman Trophy                        Current Odds                Preseason Odds

Jayden Daniels                          -1100                           +900

Michael Penix Jr.                       +700                             +2000

Bo Nix                                      +1400                           +2000

- Dan Shapiro, Gambling911.com

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