Information of Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence’s optimistic COVID-19 check brought about a ripple impact throughout betting odds involving the Tigers and the Heisman Trophy frontrunner.
Lawrence will miss at the least this week’s sport in opposition to Boston Faculty, which led to SportsBetting.com shortening the Tigers’ odds for Saturday’s sport to -24.5. The Eagles had been as a lot as 30.5-point underdogs on the sportsbook this week, however the unfold had been guess all the way down to 23.5 by noon Friday.
The Tigers have been additionally guess all the way down to -24 at DraftKings and PointsBet and -23.5 at FanDuel, the place the over/below on the sport is now 56.5.
Earlier than the Lawrence information broke on Thursday evening, 75 p.c of the deal with and 84 p.c of the entire bets at DraftKings have been on Clemson -32.5. With the road shortened to 24 on Friday, the shift grew to become 84 p.c of the deal with and 40 p.c of the entire bets have been on Boston Faculty.
SportsBetting.com was one in all a number of books to quickly take away odds involving Clemson. Once they reopened, the Tigers’ remained the nationwide title favorites, however their odds lengthened from +120 to +150.
Clemson is +180 at FanDuel, narrowly forward of Ohio State at +200, whereas PointsBet was providing the Tigers at +150 and the Buckeyes at +275 forward of Alabama (+325).
CFP title odds (SportsBetting.com)
Sportsbook.com‘s Heisman Trophy odds remained closed Friday. Lawrence had been a -130 favourite, however the guide mentioned the percentages “will stay closed till his enjoying standing turns into clearer.”
Lawrence remained a -105 favourite at FanDuel, adopted by Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields (+260) and Alabama quarterback Mac Jones (+360). No different participant is decrease than +2400 on the guide (Alabama operating again Najee Harris).