This article is part of our College Capper series.
Told you so! I came home last Wednesday evening to pen this column in a foul mood, had a house full of my wife's friends doing some kinda nail party and said forget it, we're going 5-0. And 5-0 we went! Apparently I need to write in fury more frequently. Not loving this week's slate spreads, and who knows what games actually kick off by Saturday. But there are a handful of games I'm looking forward to watching. So, here are five spreads, take em or leave em, and enjoy one of the last few weekends of the year!
Florida State (-4.5) vs. Duke
I'm a little surprised this game is still on, as I loosely didn't expect FSU to compete again this year. But watching Duke last week, just because you're on the field doesn't mean you're competing. They've allowed 160 points over the past three games, turning the ball over 12 times in that span. FSU coughs it up frequently too, and who knows how they'll respond to playing for the first time in a month. But I can't imagine this program has fallen so far they can't beat this Duke team by a touchdown. Duke can't stop the run, and the 'Noles have found success there. I'm expecting FSU to pound the ball, play loose defensively and create turnovers.
Miami of Ohio (-24) at Bowling Green
This is all about the Falcons. In losing last week to Akron 31-3, they've firmly cemented themselves as the