Sport Race for the Case: Week 7 college football picks from Dan Wetzel, Pete Thamel and Pat Forde
College football odds, lines, bets, predictions for Week 7, 2021: Proven model backing Iowa, Ole Miss
SportsLine's advanced computer model has revealed its top Week 7 college football picks and betsDerek Mason Vanderbilt
is halfway through its regular-season schedule. It is 6-0 and . Maybe more impressive, it has won its games by a cumulative score of 239-33. The Bulldogs' worst result was a .
The defense is filthy. Nose tackle. Defensive back . Lineman . Linebacker . Safety . And so on. And so on.
The offense has been more than good enough, even with the shuffling of quarterbacks betweenand due to injury.
So far, so good. Which is whyagainst a visiting team that is having their own great season — 6-0 and ranked 11th nationally.
LSU football lifts COVID-19 entrance protocols
Practically all virus-related restrictions for attending games are eliminated. Fans under the age of 12 no longer have to wear masks in outdoor spaces, but guests must still wear face coverings in the indoor portions of Tiger Stadium. "This is amazing progress," Dr. O’Neal added. "But the game is not over. This virus will surge again, and Louisiana must be prepared before it arrives yet again by getting vaccinated. The vaccines we have are safe and effective, and getting vaccinated is our best shot at defeating COVID-19."LSU says coronavirus hospitalizations in Louisiana have decreased by 80% over the past seven weeks.
Vegas doesn’t care. That’s how good Georgia looks.
So here comes the pressure of expectations for the Bulldogs, a program that despite enjoying enormous resources and local talent, hasn’t won a national title since 1980. It’s a nearly inexplicable drought.
With this team looking so good — and rivalsuddenly looking mortal after losing to — the question for Georgia and coach Kirby Smart is simple: if not this year, then when?
It’s part of the backdrop of a Week 7 slate of games that may lack obvious marquee matchups, but will likely produce many results that sort out the pecking order of the season.
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The College Football Enquirer breaks down the week ahead while offering its “Race for the Case” predictions on the following games:
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Kentucky at Georgia (-22.5)
Oklahoma State at Texas (-5.5)
Mississippi at Tennessee (+3)
BYU at Baylor (-6.5)
North Carolina State at Boston College (+3.5)
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Alabama vs. Texas A&M odds, line: 2021 college football picks, SEC on CBS predictions from model on 12-4 run .
SportsLine's model has revealed its college football picks and bets for Texas A&M vs. AlabamaDec 20, 2019; Frisco, TX, USA; Kent State Golden Flashes quarterback Dustin Crum (14) runs the ball against Utah State Aggies safety Troy Lefeged Jr. (3) during the first quarter during the Frisco Bowl at Toyota Stadium.