Football Friday! 9/10/21

Top 3 College Games to Watch

Betting Odds from FanDuel Sportsbook on 9/4/21

#12 Oregon Ducks @ #3 Ohio State Buckeyes (-14.5)

9/11/21, Noon on FOX – O/U 63.5

Look: C.J. Stroud's Second-Half Stats Were Insane
Ohio State QB CJ Stroud

Ohio State got off to a slow start last week before taking down Minnesota 45-31. Meanwhile, Oregon squeaked by Oregon 31-24.

The pick: Ohio State 38 Oregon 24

#10 Iowa Hawkeyes @ #9 Iowa State Cyclones (-4.5)

9/11/21, 4:30 p.m. on ABC – O/U 46.5

College football: Matt Campbell staying at Iowa State as stock rises
Iowa State Head Coach Matt Campbell Credit: USA Today

Iowa State Head Coach Matt Campbell is one of the hottest names in the coaching circuit. After a scary 16-10 win over Northern Iowa, Campbell’s Cyclones are ranked ninth in the country and host their in-state rivals the tenth ranked Iowa Hawkeyes. Iowa took care of business with a resounding 34-6 win over Indiana.

The pick: Iowa 24 Iowa State 14

#21 Utah Utes @ BYU Cougars (+7.5)

9/11/21, 10:15 p.m. on ESPN, O/U 49.5

Analysis: Rivalry showdown with Utah is the most important game in BYU coach  Kalani Sitake's four-year career in Provo - Deseret News
BYU Head Coach Kalani Sitake Credit: Deseret News

Last week Utah defeated Weber State 40-17 and BYU beat Arizona 24-16. Expect a high scoring, fun to watch game.

The pick: Utah 28 BYU 21

Top 3 NFL Games to Watch

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Buffalo Bills (-6.5)

9/12/21, 1pm on CBS, O/U 48.5

NFL top-100: Buffalo Bills Josh Allen named league's 10th-best player
Buffalo QB Josh Allen

Bills QB Josh Allen is a trendy MVP pick this year but will be tested immediately by Pittsburgh’s talented defense. Buffalo should come out on top, but don’t be surprised to see a low scoring game.

The pick: Buffalo 24 Pittsburgh 21

Cleveland Browns @ Kansas City Chiefs (-5.5)

9/12/21, 4:25 p.m. on CBS, O/U 54.5

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes an NFL great in the making - Sports Illustrated
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes Credit: Sports Illustrated

Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes will be eager to redeem his Super Bowl performance and NFL fans are in for a treat with this matchup.

The pick: Kansas City 35 Cleveland 31

Green Bay Packers @ New Orleans Saints (+3.5)

9/12/21, 4:25 p.m. on FOX, O/U 49.5

Jameis Winston 'grateful' for second chance to be a starting QB: 'I'm not  taking anything for granted'
Saints QB Jameis Winston Credit: NFL.com

All eyes will be on the QB battle between new Saints QB Jameis Winston and Packers QB Aaron Rodgers.

The pick: Green Bay 27 New Orleans 14

Enjoy the weekend!

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