Alabama, Ohio St., & Clemson The Betting Favorites To Play For National Championship
The Alabama Crimson Tide, Ohio St. Buckeyes, and Clemson Tigers are this week's betting favorites to play for the College Football Playoff National Championship.
Alabama is the betting favorite this week, at 3/1, as listed by bovada.lv, followed by Ohio St. and Clemson, who are both 7/2.
The Crimson Tide and the Tigers are both 5-0, while Ohio St. is currently 4-0.
Alabama, who rolled past Kentucky last week, 34-6, will travel to meet Arkansas this week.
Beginning this week, the Crimson Tide plays three-consecutive games against ranked teams, including Arkansas, Tennessee, Texas A&M, with two other rivalry match-ups against LSU and Auburn.
Ohio St., who blew out Rutgers, 58-0, last Saturday, will play host to Indiana this Saturday.
The Buckeyes have three ranked teams left on their schedule, including Wisconsin, Nebraska, and Michigan, with another key contest against Michigan St.
Clemson, who captured an exciting 42-36 victory over Louisville last Saturday, will be on the road to face Boston College this week.
The Tigers only have one game remaining against a ranked team, when they hit the road to take on Florida St. on October 29.
All three teams play in conference that have championship games.
Washington is the fourth betting choice, at 15/2, followed by Houston, Louisville, and Michigan, who are all 10/1.
Texas A&M is 20/1 this week, followed by Tennessee, at 25/1, and Florida and Miami, who are both 33/1.
The longshots on the board are Nebraska, at 50/1, along with Arkansas, Ole Miss, and Baylor, who are all 66/1 this week.