76 Need-to-know betting notes for 76 College Football Bowl Teams
With the holidays heating up, you might not have time to handicap all the college football bowl action you’d like this month. Enjoy!
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl – Saturday Dec. 20
UL Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns vs. Nevada Wolf Pack (-1, 61)
* After not going to a bowl since 1970, The Ragin’ Cajuns have been to the New Orleans Bowl three straight years and have won and covered in every game.
* Nevada is 3-1 ATS this season against non-Mountain West Conference foes and 4-1 ATS in its last five non-conference games.
Gildan New Mexico continue
Ashburn, VA (SportsNetwork.com) – Washington Redskins safety Brandon
Meriweather was placed on injured reserve Friday, ending his season due to a
The 30-year-old defensive back missed the last two games after suffering a
sprained toe on Nov. 30 against Indianapolis.
On the season, Meriweather has 55 tackles, three sacks and three forced
fumbles in his third season with Washington and eighth in the NFL.
In a corresponding roster move, Washington added linebacker Steve continue
(SportsNetwork.com) – Washington Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss was fined
$22,050 by the NFL for an outburst directed at officials that got him ejected
from Sunday’s game against the Giants.
An NFL spokesman confirmed Friday that Moss was fined for using “abusive and
insulting” language toward officials after a Washington touchdown at the end
of the first half was overturned following a replay review.
Officials ruled Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III had lost control of
the ball before it crossed the goal line.
Moss was seen yelling and pointing at officials continue
Tempe, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) – Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton
is doubtful, while safety Tyrann Mathieu is probable to play in Sunday night’s
NFC West showdown against the Seattle Seahawks.
Stanton partially tore ligaments in his knee during last Thursday’s 12-6 win
over the St. Louis Rams. He practiced for the first time since the injury
Thursday on a limited basis, but did not go during Friday’s session.
Stanton was starting in place of the injured Carson Palmer, who is out for the
season with a torn knee ligament suffered in early November. Ryan Lindley took
San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – The San Diego Chargers will be without
running back Ryan Mathews and wide receiver Keenan Allen for Saturday’s game
in San Francisco.
Mathews didn’t practice for the second consecutive week with an ankle injury
that will keep him out of a second game in a row.
Allen also missed practice with a broken collarbone and an injured ankle.
Punter Mike Scifres (shoulder) remains out while tight end Ladarius Green
(concussion/ankle) and defensive tackle Corey Liuget (ankle) are questionable