2017 Music City Bowl Betting Odds - Kentucky vs. Northwestern Line

Written by:
Guest
Published on:
Dec/28/2017

The 2017 Music City Bowl Betting Odds for Kentucky vs. Northwestern had Northwestern as a -7.5 favorite

The Music City Bowl is a post-season American college football bowl game certified by the NCAA that has been played in Nashville, Tennessee, since 1998.

The previous conference tie-ins: Big East (1998–2001); Big Ten (2002–2005)

The Payout: US$2,750,000 (as of 2015)

The College Football Betting Power Ratings indicate Northwestern should win by double the current line. 

Kentucky (7-5) ended the regular season with four losses in six games compared to Northwestern, which won their last seven games.

Line variances such as the one we see above are typically due to injuries or other situations not factored into the Power Ratings but we don't see any of that here.

It's possible KU's defense is viewed as dominant enough to force the line down in this game.  Kentucky was led by safety Mike Edwards, who finished with 90 tackles and four interceptions. Linebacker Josh Allen and defensive end Denzil Ware combined for 13 1/2 sacks, but more recently the Kentucky allowed an average of 35.8 points per game in the season's second half, giving up 40 or more three times.  That can't have Northwestern too nervous heading into this game.

- Ean Lamb, Gambling911.com

 

 

 

Football News News

Build Your Own Online Sportsbook in Buffalo

Build Your Own Online Sportsbook in Buffalo

You can build your very own online sportsbook from the great city of Buffalo, New York.

Columbus Crew vs. Atlanta United Betting Odds, Tips - June 13

The Atlanta United vs. Columbus Crew betting odds had the Crew at -111 and Atlanta at +250.  United would pay out US$25 for every $10 bet.

Julian Edelman Facing Four-Game Suspension - Latest Game One Line

New England Patriots safety Julian Edelman is facing a four-game suspension for violating the leagues PED policy. He is appealing the suspension. 

More Johnny Manziel CFL Betting Props Announced

More Johnny Manziel CFL Betting Props Announced

BetDSI Sportsbook is offering props for Johnny Manziel's upcoming season in the Canadian Football League, as well as his off-the-field issues and prospects of playing in the NFL.

Real Madrid v Liverpool Betting Tips, Latest Odds - 2018 Champions League

Real Madrid v Liverpool Betting Tips, Latest Odds - 2018 Champions League

Gambling911.com has your betting tips and odds for Saturday's Champions League game (MAY 26) between Real Madrid and Liverpool.

Syndicate