Jan 6, 2014; Pasadena, CA, USA; Florida State Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher and his players including Jameis Winston (left) celebrate with the Coaches Trophy after the 2014 BCS National Championship game against the Auburn Tigers at the Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

College football betting odds: Florida State, Alabama top favorites for 2014 National Championship


As passionate college football fans, although this past season has just ended, it’s never to early to look toward next season and wonder whether or not your team can either win the national championship or repeat as champs, depending on where your allegiance lies.

To get a good feel for this, it’s always interesting to see what the respected oddsmakers in Las Vegas think will happen come January next year.

Which team will be the first to win the inaugural College Football Playoff and hoist the national championship trophy? Well, we’re going to have to wait to find that out, but here’s who the people in ‘Sin City’ think has the best shot.

From left to right, the odds are from Sportsbook, Bovada and then LVH.

Alabama 11/2 13/2 5/1
Arizona 100/1 100/1 100/1
Arizona St 30/1 66/1 30/1
Auburn 20/1 14/1 20/1
Baylor 22/1 25/1 20/1
Boise St 300/1 100/1 300/1
BYU 100/1 100/1 100/1
Clemson 60/1 25/1 60/1
Duke 300/1 N/A 300/1
Florida 75/1 25/1 75/1
Florida St 3/1 11/2 5/2
Georgia 60/1 25/1 60/1
Georgia Tech 300/1 100/1 300/1
Iowa 100/1 40/1 100/1
Kansas St 60/1 100/1 60/1
Louisville 300/1 50/1 300/1
LSU 22/1 25/1 20/1
Miami FL 100/1 50/1 100/1
Michigan 75/1 50/1 75/1
Michigan St 25/1 20/1 25/1
Mississippi St 100/1 100/1 100/1
Missouri 60/1 40/1 60/1
Nebraska 100/1 50/1 100/1
North Carolina 100/1 50/1 100/1
Northwestern 100/1 N/A 100/1
Notre Dame 60/1 33/1 60/1
Ohio St 15/1 10/1 12/1
Oklahoma 15/1 20/1 12/1
Oklahoma St 60/1 40/1 60/1
Ole Miss 35/1 66/1 35/1
Oregon 11/2 12/1 5/1
Oregon St 300/1 66/1 300/1
Pittsburgh 300/1 100/1 300/1
South Carolina 60/1 25/1 60/1
Stanford 30/1 9/1 30/1
TCU 200/1 100/1 200/1
Tennessee 100/1 100/1 100/1
Texas 50/1 50/1 50/1
Texas A&M 60/1 25/1 60/1
Texas Tech 200/1 N/A 200/1
UCLA 22/1 25/1 20/1
USC 50/1 33/1 50/1
Utah 300/1 N/A 300/1
Utah St 300/1 N/A 300/1
Vanderbilt 300/1 N/A 300/1
Virginia Tech 100/1 100/1 100/1
Washington 100/1 66/1 100/1
Washington St 300/1 N/A 300/1
Wisconsin 25/1 40/1 25/1

 

It seems as if Las Vegas would like to see the Florida State-Alabama match up that we all thought we were going to get this season, but they also don’t want you to count out the Ducks.

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