Sport College football odds, lines, bets, predictions for Week 7, 2021: Proven model backing Iowa, Ole Miss
Alabama vs. Ole Miss odds, line, spread: 2021 college football picks, SEC on CBS predictions from proven model
SportsLine's model just revealed its college football picks and best bets for Ole Miss vs. AlabamaOct 24, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets helmet on the field before a game against the Florida State Seminoles at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
College Football Playoff contenders will look to stave off double-digit underdogs during the Week 7 college football schedule. The Week 7 college football odds from Caesars Sportsbook list top-ranked Georgia at -21.5 against No. 11 Kentucky in the 3:30 p.m. ET SEC on CBS matchup. Elsewhere in the Week 7 college football lines, No. 3 Cincinnati is -21.5 against UCF, while No. 2is laying 11.5 points against .
Are those college football spreads worth targeting in your bets this week? And which other lines have value on Saturday? Before making any Week 7 college football picks on those games or others, be sure to.
Alabama vs. Ole Miss live score, updates, highlights from Week 5 SEC football game
Sporting News is tracking live updates, highlights from No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 12 Ole Miss. Follow for complete results from the Week 5 SEC matchup.The Rebels are seeking redemption after they lost to Alabama 63-48 in 2020. Coach Lane Kiffin, who formerly served as an offensive coordinator for Alabama from 2014-16, helped guide starting quarterback Matt Corral to produce one of the most successful starts in the FBS. Corral completed 66 of 96 passes for 997 yards and totals 14 touchdowns to lead Ole Miss to an undefeated record through three games. Going into Week 5, Ole Miss' offense is ranked first in the FBS with 1,096 total yards.
The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past five-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of almost $3,800 for $100 players on its top-ratedagainst the spread. It also enters Week 7 of the 2021 season on a 19-7 run on all top-rated college football side picks. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.
Now, it has turned its attention to the latest Week 7from Caesars and locked in picks for every FBS matchup. .
Top Week 7 college football predictions
One of the top college football picks the model is recommending for Week 7: No. 13covers (-2.5) at in a 7:30 p.m. ET matchup on Saturday. Two of the fastest-moving offenses in the country will square off when the Vols host the Rebels. Tennessee is coming off consecutive blowout wins over Missouri and , while Ole Miss bounced back from a loss to with a win over Arkansas. The Razorbacks came up short on a 2-point conversion to close the game, which ended in a 52-51 final.
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This week's Smothered & Covered predicts Alabama to continue its dominance in a decisive win over Texas A&MMeanwhile, No. 2 Georgia will travel to the Plains to square off against No. 18 Auburn in the Deep South's Oldest Rivalry. The Bulldogs are fresh off a demolition of previously unbeaten Arkansas and could make another statement on the road against a top-20 Tigers team. Auburn is coming off a dramatic win over LSU -- its first win in Baton Rouge since 1999.
Ole Miss has been playing an up-tempo style of football for a couple years under Lane Kiffin, while Tennessee is in its first year under Josh Heupel. The Rebels will be happy to get in a track meet with the Vols, who could have trouble keeping up. SportsLine's model has Ole Miss covering the spread in over 60 percent of simulations, while the under (82) is cashing almost 60 percent of the time.
Another one of the college football predictions from the model: Second-ranked Iowa covers as an 11.5-point favorite against Purdue on Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. ET. The Hawkeyes will be looking to avoid a letdown performance following their massive win over No. 4last week. They have jumped to second in the AP poll for the first time since 1985. Purdue, which is coming off a bye, is one of two teams within striking distance of Iowa in the Big Ten West.
The Hawkeyes feature one of the nation's top defenses -- it showed in the come-from-behind win over Penn State. SportsLine's model expects them to record a pair of interceptions against Purdue quarterback. The Hawkeyes are covering the spread in well over 60 percent of simulations.
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How to make Week 7 college football picks
The model has also made the call on who wins and covers in every other game on the Week 7 college football schedule, and it's calling for a top-10 team to get a huge scare..
So what college football picks can you make with confidence? And which top-10 squad gets a huge scare? Check out the latest college football odds below, then, and find out.
Week 7 college football odds (via Caesars)
Here are the college football lines for some of Week 7's most notable matchups:
Saturday, Oct. 16
vs. (-20, 56)
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vs. (+3, 51.5)
Ole Miss vs. Arkansas odds, line: 2021 college football picks, Week 6 predictions from model on 12-4 run
SportsLine's model just revealed its college football picks and best bets for Arkansas vs. Ole MissOct 24, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets helmet on the field before a game against the Florida State Seminoles at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
vs. (-3.5, 53)
vs. (+10, 58.5)
vs. (+8, 61)
vs. (-5, 60.5)
vs. (+22.5, 44.5)
vs. (-4.5, 48)
Purdue vs. Iowa (-12.5, 43)
Arizona QB Jordan McCloud out for season, to have surgery
The Arizona Wildcats are having a season to forget and fell to 0-5 via Saturday's 34-16 loss to the UCLA Bruins. © Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports Arizona coach Jedd Fisch confirmed more bad news about the campaign on Monday. According to Adam Rittenberg of ESPN, Fisch told reporters that starting quarterback Jordan McCloud will miss the rest of the season and have surgery to repair knee and ankle injuries. McCloud was Arizona's QB1 for the past two games, and he ends his year with 481 passing yards, two touchdown throws, and five interceptions with 75 rushing yards on 18 attempts.
Alabama vs.(+17.5, 59)
vs. (+2, 51)
vs. (-12, 66)
vs. (+1, 51)
College football odds, lines, bets, predictions for Week 9, 2021: Proven model picks Kentucky, BYU .
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