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You can now bet on 46 of college football’s 2018 opening week games

Headliners include Auburn-Washington, Notre Dame-Michigan, and Miami-LSU.

Temple v Notre Dame Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

With three months until kickoff, it’s high time to start betting on college football. National title and Heisman odds have been out for a while, and now we have some Week 1 lines to work with.

Via Bet Online (and you can check Odds Shark’s collection for lines from other books as they release):

Saturday, Aug 25

Wyoming -4 at New Mexico St

Colorado St -14 vs. Hawaii

Thursday, Aug 30

Central Florida -20½ at Uconn

Purdue -4½ vs. Northwestern

Minnesota -14½ vs. New Mexico St

Wake Forest -9 at Tulane

Friday, Aug 31

Michigan St -27 vs. Utah State

Syracuse -4½ at Western Michigan

Wisconsin -33 vs. Western Kentucky

Colorado -6 vs. Colorado St

Stanford -14½ vs. San Diego St

Saturday, Sep 1

Oklahoma -23 vs. Florida Atlantic

Houston -21 at Rice

Ohio St -38 vs. Oregon St

Penn St -27 vs. Appalachian St

Duke -10½ vs. Army

Nebraska -18½ vs. Akron

Boston College -20 vs. Umass

Illinois -14½ vs. Kent St

Rutgers -13½ vs. Texas St

Indiana -13 at Florida International

Iowa -13 vs. NIU

Texas -10½ at Maryland

Boise St -10½ at Troy

Louisiana Tech -10 at South Alabama

Marshall Pick’EM at Miami Ohio

North Texas -1½ vs. SMU

Vanderbilt -6 vs. MTSU

Arizona -14 vs. BYU

Arizona State -17½ vs. UTSA

USC -27 vs. UNLV

UCLA -15½ vs. Cincinnati

Auburn -3½ vs. Washington

Kentucky -20 vs. Central Michigan

Mississippi -1½ at Texas Tech

South Carolina -31½ vs. Coastal Carolina

West Virginia -7 vs. Tennessee

California -6 vs. North Carolina

Washington St -4 at Wyoming

Oregon -28½ vs. Bowling Green

Old Dominion -5½ at Liberty

Notre Dame -2 vs. Michigan

Alabama -28½ vs. Louisville

Navy -15 at Hawaii

Sunday, Sep 2

Miami Florida -3 vs. LSU

Monday, Sep 3

Florida State -6½ vs. Virginia Tech

It’s not as noisy a Week 1 as the year prior, when Alabama and Florida State met in the biggest opener ever, which really fizzled out on us by the end of the month, due to FSU’s calamities.

But there are still plenty of big games — Auburn-Washington, Miami-LSU, FSU-Virginia Tech, West Virginia-Tennessee, and more, plus this year’s noisiest opener, Michigan-Notre Dame — and smart gamblers know college football is a sport where knowledge about some of the lesser teams can go a really long way, since there are so many of them.

Just at a glance, I think FAU can score enough to stay within shouting range of Oklahoma, Boise State’s getting a lot of points at a pretty tough Troy very far from home, and ... sigh ... I’d probably take Bama to cover that gigantic spread against Louisville.

These numbers will change a lot by mid-August, but what odds are you eying for starters?