This article is part of our College Football DFS: Night Slate series.
DraftKings has elected to split the Week 2 slate into two parts. It's an interesting slate that mixes some blowouts with potentially competitive battles. Let's get right to it!
Missouri State @ Oklahoma (-42.5) O/U: 66.5
Clemson @ Wake Forest (+34.5) O/U: 60
UTEP @ Texas (-43) O/U: 58.5
Houston Baptist @ Texas Tech (-38.5) O/U: 74.5
Coastal Carolina @ Kansas (-6.5) O/U: 56
Western Kentucky @ Louisville (-12.5) O/U: 57
(odds subject to change)
Before we tackle these games, I have to say I'm a bit disappointed in the offerings available for both slates on Saturday. With all of the excitement surrounding the NFL, both sites seem to have lowered or eliminated GPP's at the lower price levels. I suppose the assumption is that they will have to assume a massive overlay in these contests if they put too many GPPs out there. Although there are a few that are affordable, I'm going to move a lot of my action to head-to-heads and double-ups at about 90% allotment. Usually, my bankroll on any given slate is limited to about 75-80 percent cash.
Now, onto the games. We've got a lot of lopsided matchups, which is typical as the powerhouse teams front-load their schedules with smaller schools with inferior programs. I think the most intriguing game on the slate is the LOU/WKU game. Both teams enter the season with question marks - Louisville has a new head coach, and the Hilltoppers are beginning the season with a new