UGA Bulldogs Betting Trends

Written by:
Don Shapiro
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Oct/01/2023 has all your latest betting trends for the two-time reigning College Football Playoff Championship Georgia Bulldogs.  We believe this is a "must read" page prior to wagering on games featuring UGA as you will find line movement and action at various books along with some interesting notes and injury news.


Kentucky @ Georgia (October 6, 2023)

The line on this game has mostly sat at Georgia -14.5 with balanced action. Each side had around $30,000 as of Friday but this one should attract more volume.

Heavy lopsided early action was on the UNDER (89%).  The number was dropping 48.5 to 47.5.

Bulldogs Early Line vs. Kentucky (October 1, 2023)

Sagarin suggests a line of Georgia -16.5. Kentucky will also come into this game 4-0.

Georgia Line Movement @ Auburn (September 30, 2023) 

The primary line during the week leading up to this game was Georgia -14 with -14.5 common and the -15 less common.  Some recreational books brought the number down to -13.5 for a bit on Saturday (also not common).  The early line was -16.

UGA failed to cover in its showdown against Auburn, one of the oldest college football rivalries.  They did survive a scare, however, escaping with a  27-20 win.  Action was 75% on Georgia when this one closed. $600,000 had come in on the Bulldogs, $200,000 on the Tigers.  The spread on this game at Circa Sports had mostly come in at Georgia –14 despite previously being as high as –16. BetOnline was alternating between the 14 and 14.5 but had been as high as 17 previously.  Bookmaker had the line mainly on the –14.5 throughout much of the week.  Recreational book Bovada actually moved down to –13.5 on Saturday.

Recreational books enticing books to bet on Georgia with 75% of action last minute - Public loses

Auburn stood better than a 50% chance of covering based on the analysis of this line movement and action at various sportsbooks.

Georgia Line Movement vs. South Carolina (September 16, 2023)

Circa Sports moved the line between the 27 and 27.5 during the days leading up to this game.  The day of the game they moved the line down to -26.  Bovada was moving between 26.5 and 27 and even offered a line of 25 the hours leading up to game time.  Georgia was seeing 63% of the cash action at just over $200,000.  South Carolina had around $140,000 coming in on the spread. 

Recreational books enticing public to bet on Georgia with 65% plus of action final minutes - Public loses.

- Don Shapiro,

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