Vegas Computer Names ‘Closest’ Week 1 Matchup

first_imgA pylon with the SEC logo on it.ATLANTA, GA – DECEMBER 07: An ‘SEC’ logo is seen on an end zone pylon before the Missouri Tigers take on the Auburn Tigers during the SEC Championship Game at Georgia Dome on December 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)Week 1 of the college football season is here. The games get going tomorrow night, and we can’t wait.In terms of opening weekend matchups, it doesn’t get much better than this. Michigan-Notre Dame, Washington-Auburn, Miami-LSU and Florida State-Virginia Tech are just some of the premier games on tap.OddsShark’s computer model anticipates one of those games being exceptionally close. In fact, the computer has the spread for this game at less than one point.OddsShark’s prediction for Washington-Auburn has the Huskies winning 34.0 to 33.4.Of course, there are no tenths of a point in football. But the computer is really just trying to say this is going to be a tight one.There might not be another game this weekend with more playoff implications than this one. Auburn could use a marquee non-conference win before SEC play starts up, and at least one college football pundit thinks Washington’s playoff hopes are dashed if they lose to the Tigers.”I don’t believe that Washington can make the Playoff if they lose on Saturday.”@joelklatt on the importance of the Washington-Auburn game pic.twitter.com/UrH37qXHMJ— Herd w/Colin Cowherd (@TheHerd) August 28, 2018You can view all of OddsShark’s Week 1 predictions here.last_img

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